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System Engineer- IBM i Series

Ashley Furniture Industries, LLC.
Advance, NC, United States

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Are you a well-seasoned IT Professional with a strong understanding of data who can think outside the box? Does the thought of taking a company into the Industry 4.0 revolution get you excited? Do you want to take that excitement and knowledge and work for a world-class organization?

Then apply today to our IT team at Ashley Furniture – the World’s Largest Furniture Manufacturer!

Our IT team combines a highly skilled workforce, the most advanced equipment available, and incredible computer optimization to create one of the most agile operations in the industry!

Systems Engineer IBM iSeries (AS400)- Advance, North Carolina 

What Will You Do?

You will serve as the primary Systems Engineer for Ashley Furniture's IBM iSeries environment (7.4) and therefore must have extensive experience with IBM iSeries: hardware, software, configuration and maintenance, backup/recovery methodology, HA theory and practice, security management, troubleshooting, design/architecture and coding. This role, working closely with the IT Operations Manager, will help drive the technical direction for the iSeries environment as well as participating in technical projects and discussions. 

What Do You Need?

·Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience 

·8 years of AS/400 systems administration and engineering experience is required.

·Advanced skill in troubleshooting and solving technically challenging problems involvingIBM iSeries-based performance, application and hardware issues. iSeries security, automation & development skills.

·Advanced experience using the following: Scripting, RPG, CL, HARRIS, Robot Scheduler, SQL Query and the configuration and use of Full System FlashCopy.

·Advanced expertise in application installation, Operating System upgrades and PTF maintenance. 

·Knowledge of IBM iSeries networked systems, access and security guidelines and procedures. 

·Understanding of ITIL to include (but not limited to), internal controls, continuous improvement and change management processes. 

·Performance monitoring (using Robot Monitor and iDoctor tools), configuration and tuning – CPU, Memory and DASD allocations 

·Communications (external connection) optimization and configuration 

·Storage allocations, backups, restore and DR. 

·New environment (LPAR) setup and configuration

·Web Services administration and configuration.

Who Are We?

·We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits.

·We are a multi-billion-dollar company and the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world, and offer one of the industry’s broadest product assortments at over 20,000 storefronts in 123 countries.

·Growth-Focused is one of our core values, and we are dedicated to helping you grow with us through training, mentoring, and coaching as well as investing in the latest design tools, production equipment and new technologies.

·Environmental efforts are a priority as we continually seek to recycle, reuse and replenish every day.

·Millions of dollars are contributed annually to local and national charities as we seek to improve the lives of people around the world.

·We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.  #LI203444166-SR1

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