Technical Specialist - Mainframe

Location: Kuala Lumpur,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM144000.00 - RM192000.00 per annum
REF: AS00036713_1487335443

Leading multinational bank seeks a Mainframe System Administrator

  • Work for a tier-1 investment bank
  • Operate at global capacity
  • A dynamic work exposure

Our client is one of the first global shared service centers of an international bank in Malaysia. It is already one of the largest IT hubs in Asia and is driving extremely ambitious plans for continued growth. The bank itself is a tier-1 bank operating across all areas of retail, corporate and investment banking. Currently, there is a need for a mainframe system admin to join their high growth team.

Reporting to the head of the business unit, you will need to manage and maintain UMB, Mainframe MQ, UPM & z/OS service delivery, ensuring support SLA's and service quality requirements are met at all times. You will also need to conduct root cause analysis and implementation of the preventive measures for all severities across the estate. Furthermore, you will need to manage the day to day incidents and problems, patch management, and monitoring. Lastly, you will need to enhance existing processes and tools to bring greater efficiency.


To qualify, candidates must possess:

  • A Bachelor's degree in any related IT field
  • Good experience in a production support environment
  • Strong technical knowledge in z/OS, JCL, COBOL, MQ, Hogan Umbrella, CICS, IMS, and DB2
  • Good system programming experience
  • Strong interpersonal and team skills
  • Banking experience is preferred but not essential


Contact Agii Peariasamy on (60) 3 2300 7205 or APPLY NOW by clicking the button below or email to agii.peariasamy@ambition.com.my quoting reference number AGP 36713. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my


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