Datacentre Support Operator

  • Reference IP31010-PD
  • Location Cardiff
  • Job type Contract

Datacentre Support Operator
Cardiff - £20p/h through an umbrella company

Contract until December 2020

We are urgently seeking an IT Datacentre Operator for a long contract in Cardiff. The job is based on a 12 hour shift pattern of days and nights (to be determined)


you will be:-

• Systems monitoring and management
• Observing monitoring consoles and event driven alerts
• Coordinating with vendors when support calls are raised for assistance ( e.g. BT )

Additional Responsibilities

• Preference will be given to flexible candidates who can provide support for the BMC Control-M scheduling environment, the job execution environment and the production output environments:
• Regularly review the OPS procedures and instructions to ensure they are relevant, up to date and followed.
• Ensure accurate Daily, Weekly, Monthly and Adhoc reports are produced as required.
• Apply required schedule changes
• Analyse and resolve limited production problems and incidents.

Key Skills

For this role you must have a a proven background in operations, specifically ensuring a high quality of service for the Production Systems and be able to work under pressure and remain focussed on providing a 24/7 service.

A proven background in batch processing and job scheduling will be a distinct advantage. as would experience of a job scheduling tool, particularly Control-M and experience of a Microfocus environment.

Other nice to have skills would be: a good understanding of JCL, Korn shell scripting, Linux and UNIX commands and basic knowledge of Oracle database structures.

For further information please apply straight away.

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