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Technical Service Engineer (Tivoli - Unix)

Job Title: Technical Service Engineer (Tivoli - Unix)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Market rates
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: FJS-TS-C-Tivoli_1543934023
Contact Name: Tim Shepherd
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Tivoli - Unix - Windows - Shift rota

The role is part of the Operational Analysts team who, support and maintain the scheduling of the Open systems (Unix/windows/As400) and mainframe batches across the estate, working very closely with the Batch Operations team who operate the batch.

The primary tool for this is IBM's Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS), which is used to review and implement changes to the scheduling of automated batch jobs and schedules as and when required.

Design, Test and implement JCL and batch changes through development partitions moving into production under robust change management processes.

Develop, Implement and document operational processes & procedures

Real-time batch control

Implement and support both internal and external SFTP processes within a multi-platform environment.

Be able to identify issues related to scheduling activity, i.e. production batch issues.

Be available for on-call rotation after business hours to provide 24hr support for any production operational issues.

Work closely with application developers to provide scheduling solutions using company standards and IBM recommended Best Practices

Maintain and install TWS software across UNIX and Windows estate.

The Company

A leading global IT services organisation with 10,000 employees and annual revenue of nearly £2 billion in the UK&I alone. Projects delivered for private, Government, International and Defence customers are some of the largest and most technically innovative solutions found in the world.

Their business is rapidly expanding to meet current and future commitments due to numerous exciting programmes currently being developed. These solutions will use the latest technology to resolve some of the most complex requirements for a challenging group of customers.


Project People and our clients are fully committed to developing an inclusive workforce. Applications are always fully considered, irrespective of race, gender, faith, sexual orientation, ethnic origin or part-time status.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.