Systems Performance Engineer Advisor (Mainframe Configuration Specialist) - 131401
Location:
Schaumburg , Illinois
Posted:
September 26, 2017
Reference:
133431268
/Your Talent. Our Vision./At Anthem, Inc.,it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we willdrive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

TheSystems Performance Engineer Advisor (Mainframe Configuration Specialist)position is responsible for Systems Performance Engineering support tasks, leading to delivery of application systems which meet the performance and throughput requirements of business stakeholders.

This particular position focuses on test system environment and data preparation and support of performance test execution, for z/OS mainframe system components. Occasional offshift/weekend work is necessary for this position.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

Leads and coordinates mainframe test data selection and extraction, including IMS, DB2 and TableBase
Perform data and environment configuration tasks in support of performance engineering activities for large initiatives spanning multiple projects and/or systems.
Automate & streamline mainframe test system data reset process
Automate & streamline mainframe batch performance test execution
Coordinate code migrations into mainframe performance test environment
Develop mainframe IMS environment configuration in support of 1-off performance Proof-of-Concept requirements
Understand and follow all applicable SDLC and performance engineering processes.
Plan and coordinate performance engineering efforts in support of key initiatives including work plan and project schedule.
Determine level of effort and resource requirements for customer engagements.
Configure performance test environments in support of performance evaluations of new technologies.
Monitor performance and stability of production systems. Analyze, identify and report on trends
Identify training and tool needs for team.
Coach and mentor project team members.

Requires Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems;
10 years of mainframe environment and data support; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Anthem Systems knowledge and experience preferred.
Demonstrated ability to manage performance engineering support efforts across multiple systems.

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Title: Systems Performance Engineer Advisor (Mainframe Configuration Specialist) - 131401

Location: illinois-Schaumburg

Requisition ID: 131401

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