Sr. z/OS Mainframe Architect for a large mainframe upgrade for a large banking client.

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Nov 01, 2022
Job End Date: Nov 01, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 124849
Location: Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Regina, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg
Our banking client is seeking a Sr. z/OS Mainframe Architect for a large mainframe upgrade project.
12 month contract with subsequent extensions. 100% remote.
  • Work with client, sales teams, proposal managers, and vendors to architect solutions
  • Document solutions including roadmaps, design documents, diagrams and project plans, using relevant documentation tools including Word, Visio, MS Project and/or PowerPoint
  • Work closely with various teams to gather business and technical requirements
  • Perform and Balance tasks on multiple concurrent projects across multiple customers
  • Mediate and manage architectural conditions including those that are contractually required
  • Educate, mentor and coach teams in applying architectural techniques
  • Will be able to act as technical lead in resolving difficult problems
Must Have
  • z/OS Mainframe experience
  • 8 years’ experience as a z/OS System Programmer
Nice to Have:
  • Bilingual (French and English)
  • Experience with the following major z/OS subsystems: CICS, IMS, MQ and DB2