IMS System Programmer

IMS System Programmer

Job Title: IMS System Programmer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Reference: JOB_002675[360]
Contact Name: SJH (+6565603224)
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 20, 2021 11:00

Job Description

We are looking for a IMS System Programmer, who is/are able to fulfill the following requirements:

Duration: 6 Months

- Engineering graduate from recognised university 
- Around 8-15+ years of experience in IT Industry across Mainframe Technologies in the area of IMS System Programmer 
- Tools – DeltaIMS, FileAid for IMS, IBM/BMC Utilities for IMS 

Roles and Responsibilities:
- Engineer and execute the processes to upgrade and/or apply maintenance to releases / versions of IMS database system software, and associated third party products
- Analyse and Maintain IMS database environment parameters
- Design and management of all IMS Bufferpools
- Analyse and Tune Randomizing parameters for performance improvement randomization
- DR Exercise (Planning, Testing and Execution) for the IMS installation
- Startup/Shutdown of IMS regions during IPL
- Log Dataset Management for IMS
- Data Sharing implementation and Management for IMS
- Managing IMS Transaction Manager Resources in a IMSplex env
- DBRC Management for IMS
- Consultant on IMS database applications architecture
- Provide Level 3 support to troubleshoot/resolve system level and application problems with IMS Database technologies and associated Third Party products – coordinate escalation/intervention with vendor as necessary.
- Monitor and troubleshoot IMS address spaces for any potential issues
- Implement security strategy for IMS via RACF
- Strategy Reviews
- Scalability Analysis
- Database Architecture design strategy
- Planning Database maintenance window
- DB2 Systems Administrator
- Install, Upgrade and Maintenance of DB2 Systems
- Fix DB2 System abends
- Running DB2 utilities like COPY, UNLOAD, LOAD, REORG, CHECK, REPAIR etc.
- Perform DB2 Database build, maintenance and data refresh
- Perform Tool Support and Upgrades
- Support DB2 application teams
- DB2 Performance monitoring and optimization

Please send your application to with (JOB_002675) in Subject line and highlighting:
- Your relevant experience
- Current/expected salary 
- Availability information 
- A latest MS-WORD Resume