[Jobposts] Job vacancy: Manager, Production Control - DIT, UMD

Elena E. Franzoi efranzoi at umd.edu
Thu Jan 28 17:16:26 UTC 2021

1.Which country are you in? USA
2. Will you take international applicants? Yes
3. Do folks need pre-existing work visas for your country? Yes
4. Is a relocation allowance part of the salary package? Negotiable
5. Can we telecommute? Yes

*Position title:** Manager, Production Control*
*Position #: 106539*

This position is a working management role with responsibility for the
Production Control unit within the Division of Information Technology (DIT)
at the University of Maryland, College Park. Responsibilities for this
position include, but are not limited to: designs and implements policies
and procedures for the effective control of batch and on-line production on
the mainframe and distributed systems for the University community;
formulates procedures for the deployment of programs and modules from test
environments to the production arena; develops processes consistent with
audit requirements for the granting of mainframe access to online and other
production resources; documents and maintains these procedures for the
Production Control unit; and, represents the Production Control unit on
projects and other coordinated activities within the Division of
Information Technology and throughout the university; Must be willing,
able, and available to participate in a regular on-call rotation, work
occasional off-hours, and respond to emergencies when the need arises.

*Minimum qualifications*
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

5-7 years of dedicated work and responsibilities within a Production
Control unit.
5-7 years of dedicated responsibility for job schedule creation, planning
and troubleshooting.

Knowledge, skills, abilities:
In-depth knowledge of JCL, CA-Scheduler, CA-Dispatch, CA-Librarian, HTML
In-depth knowledge of computer operations procedures; RACF procedures; TSO
editor and mainframe printing hardware, software and procedures.
Basic knowledge of MVS operating systems, Datacom and Oracle database
systems, Cobol and Ideal programming languages.
Basic knowledge of non-mainframe operating systems.
Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to
instruct and train subordinates as well as interact with both technical and
non-technical stakeholders.
Ability to work and learn independent of direct supervision.
Ability to understand written and verbal program specifications and be able
to convert them into appropriate program languages.
Ability to analyze computerized codes, instructions and logs in order to
troubleshoot for errors.

*Additional information: *this position does not provide sponsorship for

*Physical demands:* sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force
occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to
lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Repetitive motion.
Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers. The
worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such
as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a
computer terminal; extensive reading. Work is performed in an office
environment and requires the ability to operate standard office equipment
and keyboards. Must have the ability to walk short distances, and/or drive
a vehicle to deliver and pick up materials.

*Best consideration date: 02/17/2021 or open until filled*

*Please apply at: *https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/80883


*Elena Franzoi, M.S.*
(Pronouns: She | Her | Hers)
Business Office Coordinator
5801 University Research Court
College Park, MD 20740
301.405.4912 | 301.314.9100 (fax)


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