Mainframe Intern (647466)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Leidos has a job opening for a Mainframe Intern in Baltimore, MD.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:Design, plan, configure, install, test, document, analyze, troubleshoot and debug infrastructure, configurations, programs and products for large-scale mainframe systems on high volume transaction systems running IBM z/OS and z/VM operating systems utilizing "Best Practices" technologies and methodologies.- Assist with installation, administration and management of mainframe operating system, software and application packages- Assist with planning and help coordinate mainframe related projects- Participates in software evaluations, including installation, configuration, testing, and technical support for the customers, production services and computer operations staff- Help prepare program specifications and diagrams, and develops logic flowcharts- Work to understand business, technical, and program requirements- Assist in the creation and general system design and technical specifications for new/replacement systems, taking into consideration computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and desired results- Apply analytical skills in support of the Mainframe environment- Supply time estimates related to project and product efforts- Recommend process improvements based on latest technology and standards- Perform additional duties as required
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:- Must be working toward an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline, e.g. MIS, CS or Business or recently graduated with strong academic standing; coursework around computer science, networking, and/or database systems preferred- Strong problem solving and analytical abilities- Knowledge of and experienced in IBM JCL (Job Control Language) or desire to learn- Excellent verbal and written communications and customer facing skills- Ability to work in a team environment and accept direction- Commitment to quality deliverables; attention to detail- Requires PC technical and troubleshooting skills- Must be customer service oriented and work well on a team- Ability to multi-task- Ability to explain complex technical terms and systems to others- Participated in IBM’s Master the Mainframe or taken two college level z/OS and/or z/VM, Assembler, RACF, and/or or JCL courses- Ability to learn technology quickly- Solid planning skills to keep work organized on track and able to keep counterparts and customers up to date with how projects are progressing- Interest in and understanding of the latest advances in technology
Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JBLeidos ICJBMeta