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RACF & zSecure Mainframe Security Consultant

  • Location:

    City of London

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £700 per day + via Umbrella, DOE

  • Contact:

    Arlene Robertson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Our Financial Services Client is currently recruiting for a Mainframe Security Consultant with RACF and zSecure experience, for an initial 6-month contract which must be engaged via Umbrella company. The base location can be London, Edinburgh, or Gloucester with a visit to an office ideally 1 day per week.

Our client is looking for strong technical skills and for the right candidate are willing to be flexible on location/onsite expectation and rates.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting in the analysis, design, implementation and maintenance of Mainframe Security and Mainframe Security Applications
  • Supporting zSecure suite of products
  • Partnering with other Security related initiatives within IT and various business units to discuss access issues rights and manage process
  • Conducting risk reviews, self-assessments, risk assessments and internal and external audits to identify access management deficiencies
  • Ensuring appropriate remediation measures are implemented
  • Performing analysis, design, documentation, and testing of enhancements associated with new or existing security functionality
  • Performing unit testing of new security/system modifications to ensure specifications are met and there is no adverse impact on performance or functionality
  • Mentoring Junior Members of the Team
  • Working on the overall Design Strategy and agreeing a way forward for Cyber Security.

We are looking for the following skills:

  • Extensive RACF knowledge
  • Specialist CICS Security knowledge, especially Region id knowledge and API transactions
  • Extensive zSecure knowledge
  • Excellent Carla Knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of mainframe products such as DB2, CICS, OIM etc
  • Job Scheduling
  • Connect Secure Knowledge
  • USS Knowledge
  • Knowledge of creating specific Access Control Lists
  • Knowledge of Endevor
  • Knowledge of Certificates/Crypto
  • Knowledge of VM
  • Expert in RRSF etc.

If you have the above skills and would like to hear more about this opportunity, please apply with an up-to-date CV to be considered.

Our Client values diversity and welcomes applications from everyone.

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