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Mainframe DASD Storage Administrators 

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Req Number KSI13-0015  
Category Information Technology  
Division Koniag Services, Inc.  
Location KSI Baltimore  

Koniag Services, Inc. is looking for Mainframe DASD Storage Administrators to work at our customer site in the Baltimore, MD area.  Become part of a joint government/contractor team supporting nearly every citizen in the United States.  The successful candidate will be working in a primarily mainframe environment working as part of a Systems Managed Storage solution.  S/he will be joining an award winning and growing team providing critical technical expertise to the storage infrastructure and supporting an ever increasing source of data and protecting its information from exploitation. Become a part of our Storage Solutions Team today!

These are direct, full time positions with our company.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, and a PTO program.

Successful candidates will provide storage management support to manage the increasing number of complex interrelated Agency DASD-based and tape-based mainframe applications.  Effective management of storage and backup and recovery systems allow client to collect, process, and secure critical Agency data.  Complex and demanding workload; ensuring data availability 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, requires intense, continuous support from the client’s storage management component.

Candidate must be able to obtain an HSPD-12 Suitability Adjudication security clearance.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Analyze production mainframe DASD space availability
  • Provide technical support for Systems Managed Storage (SMS) Automatic Class Selection (ACS) code logic modifications
  • Provide technical lead support activities for design and programming teams
  • Analyze, design and support production mainframe disk storage backup and recovery/disaster recovery infrastructures 
  • Provide technical support for teams designing and configuring mainframe DASD /tape storage subsystems
  • Backup and restore DASD using utilities such as DFSMSdss.
  • Provide technical support for HSM.


Position Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related technology, or equivalent experience
  • A minimum of five years experience with Storage Management in a Mainframe environment
Travel Requirements Minimal  
Security Clearance Must be able to obtain an HSPD-12 Suitability Adjudication security clearance  
About our Company KSI is an innovative, Information Technology (IT) services and solutions provider with in-depth experience in complex enterprise environments supporting Civilian and other Federal Agency mission-critical requirements. Designed to improve the operational capabilities and organizational efficiency of government agencies through state-of-the-art technology, people and processes, our core services include:
  • Helpdesk Service Solutions (HDSS)
  • Data Center Operations and Enterprise IT Networking Solutions
  • Assistive Technologies Solutions
  • Information Sharing / Common Operational Picture (COP) Solutions
Our highly qualified and certified professional leaders and partners invest time to develop a comprehensive operational understanding of our client's internal and external requirements. This understanding shapes the design, development, testing and deployment of every project, ensuring client satisfaction and setting KSI apart from the competition. KSI sustains success through our committed corporate leadership, well qualified teams, strategic partners, unrelenting client focus, and consistent delivery of innovative and high quality solutions. Our client-centric culture has earned us numerous accolades and a reputation as a partner of choice in tackling mission essential requirements. KSI has been the recipient of the Washington Technology Magazine's Fast 50, and the Washington Business Journal's Top 25 Technology Companies.


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