The purpose of this position is to coordinate, manage, implement and schedule Enterprise Data Transmissions both within the bank and with external business partners. The position will accept and/or develop new data transmissions ensuring that they adhere to the bank’s standards and have met all security requirements.
PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES / OBJECTIVES: * Accept, review, implement and schedule new and revised Data Transmission Requests (DTRs) * Assure that data transmission requests meet the Banks’ current standards, naming conventions and security requirements. * Analyze and monitor Data Transmissions and the associated Mainframe Batch processing daily. * Develop, maintain and test annually Disaster Recovery Procedures as related to the Bank’s Enterprise File Transmissions. * Interface with all Information Technology Departments and other personnel providing support, guidance, and resolving production problems as required. * Monitor, maintain, document, and update data transmission requests thru the Bank’s Sharepoint site. * Make software and hardware upgrade recommendations related to file transmissions * Ensure that all department procedures and policies are reviewed annually and kept up to date
QUALIFICATIONS: * Minimum 3 years of experience working with IBM’s MFT Software in a Multi-platform Environment. * Associate Degree in IT or related discipline required. Will consider commensurate experience. * Must be able to communicate effectively with IT Personnel, Management, and User Departments. * Share on-call responsibilities and report on-site if necessary, to resolve Production Problems. * Must have excellent project management, analytical and technical documentation skills. * Must be able to work independently during all hours of the day or night. * Must have a working knowledge and experience with IBM’s TSO/ISPF and Sharepoint Software. * Must have a working knowledge of File Transmission software (ie: IBM MFT(MQ/FTE & Connect:Direct), SFTP, FTP) * Must be able to train and mentor new hires required to perform File and Data Transmissions * Experience with IBM Websphere MFT, CA-11 and CA-ESP * Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and Sharepoint Software.