Senior Database Sys Admin IMS, SUPRA, Model 204, S2K, Focus in Mechanicsburg, PA at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Ready to make a difference ?

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior Database Sys Admin IMS, SUPRA, Model 204, S2K, Focus to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Well-qualified candidates will have senior level experience and expertise IBM database management systems.
  • Maintain software and DBMS environments in compliance with the STIG and/or the SRG.
  • This includes keeping software at a vendor supported version, applying necessary security software patches within the required timeframe, and maintaining required documentation as outlined in the STIG. Maintain any and all software exits associated with the software maintained in this SOW, regardless of the language used to write the exit.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of departmental SOPs. Ensure that all work is completed using the documented procedures, to include updating and maintain tickets, change requests, and documentation.
  • Provide technical services to the customer on questions and issues relating to the database software maintained on the DISA systems for DBMS, including all changes and upgrades. Provide a report to the supported Government POC on customer questions.
  • Install, customize, upgrade and maintain DBMS Software on mainframe computer platforms running z/OS. Participate in planning and executing database migrations, application software upgrades/migrations.
  • Use SMP/E to install software as a lead technician within the SMP/E environment.
  • Ability to analyze reasons for outages to provide RCA reports, give presentations to managements about RCA, and lead mitigation efforts of a team of technicians.
  • Thorough understanding and experience of IBM SMP/E environment and ability to use SMP/E to install software as a lead technician.


Education / Certification / Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math and 7 years of experience with installation and maintenance of IBM database software and associated support products.
    Ten years' experience with installation and maintenance of IBM database software and associated support products.
  • Must have one of the following Certifications: A+CE, CCNA-Security, Network+ CE, or SSCP
  • Active DoD Secret IT 1 level security clearance required

About Unisys

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2019-6745


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