'Sr. Performance and Capacity Architect - Remote

7-9 years
5 days ago
Job Description

Who We Are

Kyndryl is a market leader that thinks and acts like a start-up. We design, build, manage, and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. So why work at Kyndryl We are always moving forward - always pushing ourselves to go further in our efforts to build a more equitable, inclusive world for our employees, our customers, and our communities.

The Role

Are you ready to join a team that is passionate about solving complex business problems with cutting-edge technology Kyndryl is seeking a talented Mainframe Sr. Performance and Capacity Architect who will take charge of all things data and information, transforming them into remarkable solutions that drive our customers success. As a Sr. Performance and Capacity Architect with Kyndryl, you will play a vital role in managing performance and capacity for complex mainframe systems to support business growth. Please see below the job qualifications for more information.

Kyndryl currently does not require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, however, if you are hired to work at a client, customer, or partner location, you may be required to show proof ofvaccinationto align with their respective COVID-19vaccinationpolicies. Those who believe they are eligible may apply for a medical or religious accommodation prior to the start of employment.

Who You Are

Must have 7 plus years of experience in the following areas:
o Workload Manager (WLM)
o Performance tuning of Websphere, CICS, DB2, IMS subsystems and z/OS operating system
o DASD Subsystem tuning
o Real-time monitoring by using BMC's Mainview or IBM's OMEGAMON
o SMF data processing by using MICS, MXG and SAS
o Able to extract data from TDS/IzPCA and analyze for making recommendations
o Mainframe Capacity planning and Management which includes forecasting, projections, LPDEF set up, Group Caps, Hard Caps, Soft Caps & Absolute Capping Set up, Capacity trending analysis and Workload Analysis with historical SMF data and making recommendations
o Able to lead and manage capacity planning team and provide guidance/ direction
o Setting up capacity health checks for monitoring trends, identifying exceptions and resolving issues
o Able to manage and lead the teams and be a technical mentor/manager
o Able to prepare presentations for senior management and present observations & recommendations
o Able to manage weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly meetings with internal teams, senior management and application teams on capacity analysis and provide recommendations
o Able to manage capacity inventory and provide weekly updates to senior management
o Able to set up Cognos reporting portals and effectively use them in capacity analysis
o Setting up and Administrate CPM (Capacity Provisioning Manager) for dynamically activating CPU capacity to support sudden spikes in business volumes
o Able to manage capacity during DR/SRs events
o Excellent analytical and presentation skills

Being You

Diversity is a whole lot more than what we look like or where we come from, it's how we think and who we are. We welcome people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. But we're not doing it single-handily: Our Kyndryl Inclusion Networks are only one of many ways we create a workplace where all Kyndryls can find and provide support and advice. This dedication to welcoming everyone into our company means that Kyndryl gives you - and everyone next to you - the ability to bring your whole self to work, individually and collectively, and support the activation of our equitable culture. That's the Kyndryl Way.

What You Can Expect

With state-of-the-art resources and Fortune 100 clients, every day is an opportunity to innovate, build new capabilities, new relationships, new processes, and new value. Our employee learning hub gives you access to the best learning in the industry to receive certifications and accreditations, including Microsoft University, AWS Cloud Center of Excellence, Udemy, and the Harvard Business Review. Through our company-wide volunteering and giving platform, you can donate, start fundraisers, volunteer, and search over 2 million non-profit organizations. At Kyndryl, we invest heavily in you! We want you to succeed so that together, we will all succeed.




Workload Manager
present observations
Setting up and Administrate CPM
historical SMF data
Mainframe Capacity planning
provide guidance/ direction
manage and lead the teams
Workload Analysis
identifying exceptions
monthly meetings
manage capacity inventory
support sudden spikes in business volumes
effectively use them in capacity analysis
Soft Caps
Setting up capacity health checks
dynamically activating CPU capacity
DASD Subsystem tuning
application teams
provide recommendations
technical mentor/manager
manage capacity during DR/SRs events
SMF data processing
Group Caps
z/OS operating system
prepare presentations
internal teams
Hard Caps
Absolute Capping Set up
manage weekly
BMC"s Mainview
Excellent analytical
weekly updates
set up Cognos reporting portals
Capacity trending analysis
lead and manage capacity planning team
monitoring trends
IMS subsystems
LPDEF set up

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