1+ months

IBM iSeries Technical Engineer

Framingham, MA 01701
**Description**

**IBM i Series Technical Engineer**



**Meet the Team**



At Staples our Digital Solutions team is more than a traditional IT organization. We are a team of passionate, collaborative, Agile, inventive, customer-centric, results-oriented problem solvers. We are intellectually curious, love advancements in technology and seek to adapt technologies to drive Staples forward. We anticipate the needs of our customers and business partners, and deliver reliable, customer-centric technology services. If you want to be on the front lines, driving one of the greatest technology transformations of the 21st Century, you should join our team!



**Your Role**



You will support the IBM i (iSeries) platform at Staples which is a key component of the overall IT enterprise infrastructure. This includes activities related to the effective provisioning, configuration, operations, performance, and maintenance of the IBM i systems.



**What Youll Do**



+ Support mission critical systems in a complex, highly available environment

+ Ensure high levels of availability and security for business applications running on IBM i

+ Perform installation, upgrade, and configuration of the IBM i operating system and related hardware

+ Resolve availability, capacity, and performance issues

+ Implement automation procedures and tools to optimize computing resources and their availability

+ Collaborate with application support staff to design and provision services and assist with problem solving

+ Provide after-hours & weekend support as needed



**Qualifications**

**Who You Are**



You thrive in a fast paced and complex technical environment that delivers critical capabilities that enable business objectives. You enjoy collaborative environments and working in teams that include both IBM i experts as well as those from many other technical disciplines.



**The Skills You Bring**



+ At least seven years of experience as an IBM i system administrator with current knowledge of IBM i v7r3 and v7r4

+ IBM Power Systems hardware configuration and installation knowledge

+ Experience in IBM i automation, alerting, and performance tools

+ Proficient with the IBM CL programming language

+ Bachelors Degree preferred

+ Strong problem-solving skills



_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_



_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._

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Posted: 2020-06-09 Expires: 2020-10-15

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