Charlotte, North Carolina

About this role:

Wells Fargo is seeking a Lead Infrastructure Engineer...

In this role, you will:

  • Responsible for supporting mainframe connectivity products such as Communication Server, Telnet, Netview, FTP, monitoring tools, session manager, and off host consoles. 
  • Work with vendors and third party networks to establish EE connections and file transfer paths through proxy servers. 
  • Troubleshoot connectivity and response time issues between mainframe, distributed network, and connections external to the company. 
  • Monitor the mainframe network via automation tools, alerting the team, operations, and management of any outage or issue. 
  • Be responsible for move/add/change requests securing connection with the mainframe via ATTLS and IPsec, defining new IP ports, dvipas, and ddvipas, and coordinating new DNS reservations. 
  • Install and apply maintenance to software products supported by the team.  Support creation and distribution and maintenance of certificates for various mainframe connectivity products. 
  • Support mainframe network production, development, and BCP environments ensuring consistency and availability for Wells Fargo and our customers.  Constantly research and implement new security enhancements, security remediation, improve performance, availability and redundancy. 
  • Be a leader, trainer and mentor for junior team members.
  • Lead complex initiatives to develop infrastructure to provide solutions for business applications
  • Participate in various projects intended to continually improve or upgrade the infrastructure
  • Evaluate internal and external software solutions which could be leveraged to meet target state architecture goals
  • Review and analyze high impact outages to ensure the proper processes and procedures are in place to avoid problems in the future
  • Design, build, deploy and maintain infrastructure solutions through collaborative efforts with the team and third party vendors
  • Design, code, test, debug and document programs using Agile development practices
  • Make decisions in technical designs, implementation plans and identify project risks and resource requirements
  • Direct the daily risk and control flow of operations, focusing on policies, procedures and work standards to ensure success
  • Recommend courses of action to maintain cost effectiveness and achieve results
  • Collaborate and consult with peers, colleagues and managers to resolve issues and achieve goals
  • Interact with customer and vendor

Required Qualifications, US:

  • 5+ years of Technology Infrastructure Engineering and Solutions experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education
  • 5+ years of experience with z/OS mainframe system software environment

  • 5+ years of experience with z/OS Communication Server, both VTAM and TCPIP

  • 5+ years of systems analysis and troubleshooting experience

  • 5+ years of TELNET experience

  • 5+ years of FTP(S) (File Transfer Protocol) (Secure) experience

  • 5+ years of TSO (Time Sharing Options) experience

  • 5+ years of ISPF (Interactive System Productivity Facility) experience

  • 5+ years of JCL (Job Control Language) experience

  • 5+ years of experience with EE

  • 5+ years of experience with APPN

  • 5+ years of experience capturing and interpreting GSK and packet traces

  • 5+ years of experience with Netview

  • 5+ years of experience with zOSMF used to configure IPsec and ATTLS policy

  • Experience with IPv6

  • Experience with OSA design and troubleshooting

  • Understanding of network design from backbone, to wide area network, to firewall

Desired Qualifications:

  • 10+ years experience with z/OS mainframe software environment

  • Experience with SMF reporting

  • Experience with OMVS, USS, ishell, ZFS

  • Experience with zERT

  • Experience with sFTP

  • Experience with Session Managers

  • Experience with socks5 proxy servers

  • Microsoft Office Suite Tools, such as Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point

  • 1+ year of Agile experience

  • REXX programming experience

  • 2+ years of experience with RACF

  • Knowledge and understanding of IBM z/OS mainframe environment, including TCPIP/VTAM/NETVIEW/FTP/TELNET/ISPF/JCL/TSO/RACF/TSS

  • Knowledge and understanding of other mainframe third party products such as TPX/SuperSession/VIP/Virtel

Job Expectations:

  • Eligible to work anywhere within the US
  • Flexibility to address incidents as needed 24 hours a day

  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays as needed or scheduled

  • Ability to work on call as assigned

  • Ability to work additional hours as needed   

  • This position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship


We Value Diversity

At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit's risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in US: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in Canada: Applications for employment are encouraged from all qualified candidates, including women, persons with disabilities, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request in connection with the recruitment process.

Charlotte, North Carolina

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