Mainframe Storage Administrator

Durham, NC, USA Req #1669
Wednesday, July 6, 2022

SUMMARY:VSE is hiring a mainframe storage administrator to assist in the design, develop, testing, and management of the storage subsystems, storage software, and resilience infrastructure used to house the increasing number of complex, interrelated SSA Agency applications. Provide mainframe storage engineering support to manage the increasing number of complex interrelated Agency DASD-based and virtual-tape-based mainframe applications across multiple data centers.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • To support mission critical mainframe application systems and databases
  • Analyzes and develops plans and requirements for moderately complex-to-complex systems.
  • Coordinates and manages the preparation of analysis, evaluations, and recommendations for proper implementation of programs and systems specifications
  • strong experience in mainframe storage-infrastructure design and programming on Online Transaction Processing (OTLP) database management-based systems
  • analyze functional business applications and design specifications for functional activities.
  • develop block diagrams and logic flowcharts.
  • translate detailed designs into computer software.
  • develop and perform test/debug functions.
  • refine computer software to produce the required product.
  • participate in the documentation of systems, infrastructures, and procedures.
  • excellent written and oral communications skills, strong oral presentation skills, and the ability to understand and articulate English in a clear and concise manner are required
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science. Information Systems. Engineering. Business. or other related scientific or technical discipline
  • Must have four (4) years of relevant job experience.


  • A Master’s Degree is preferred.
  • A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years General Experience.

The selected applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing.

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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  • Job Family Information Technology
  • Job Function Production
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Durham, NC, USA