Primerica currently has the following opening at our corporate office in Duluth, Georgia:
The IT Support Specialist 2 works in the Primerica Data Center on the nightshift with the Production Services team. The Specialist will monitor and run batch cycle, determine the root causes of abends, restart batch jobs, plus notify to the appropriate parties of job abends and coding JCL. This position will learn the duties performed in the Network Operations Center which includes hourly application health checks and monitoring of critical systems.
HOURS / SCHEDULE:
3 day 12 hour night shift (36 hour per week)
Hours: 7pm to 8am
Holidays and weekends required
Shift rotates every 3 months
Schedule: Mon-Wed or ThursSat/Sun
High school diploma or GED
Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
Knowledge of mainframe commands (JES2, MVS, etc.)
Knowledge of mainframe software applications such as TSO, ISPF and SDSF
Knowledge of ZEKE / ZEBB or other scheduling package
Knowledge of JCL
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Microsoft Office skills required
Excellent attention to detail and follow-up skills
Ability to work independently and a self-starter
Ability to work flexible schedule (possible evenings and weekends)
Preferred knowledge includes basic knowledge of tape room and print room operations
Preferred Wintel and UNIX servers familiarity
Preferred knowledge of hardware, such as IBM TS3500 or TS4500 tape library, Xerox printers
Primerica is a Main Street Company for Main Street North America. Our goal is to create more financially independent families. We are located in Duluth, GA. Primerica employees support our representatives to provide appropriate solutions through term life insurance, mutual funds, annuities and other financial products. We insured more than 5 million lives and have over 2 million client investment accounts. Our stock is traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "PRI".
Four years in a row Primerica has been recognized by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as one of the best workplaces in Georgia! Over the past five years Primerica has consistently been voted Best Employer by Gwinnett Magazine in its special "Best of Gwinnett" winner editions.