IBMi System Administrator (AS400)

Ibn Sina Pharma - New Cairo, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
In Consideration
Not Selected
Experience Needed:
3 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Confidential, Year-End Bonus, Profit share,Transportation
1 open position
About the Job
  • Monitor, control and analyze the IBMi systems in order to maintain system performance and utilization.
  • Assist in installation, configuration and maintenance of IBM iSeries hardware, software, networked devices, journaling, and IBMi access software to ensure business continuity.
  • Administrate system and objects access control through authorization lists, System and application Audit journals to be complied with company security policy.
  • Implement IBMi Backups policies as per the company backup policy to save data from risks.
  • Ensure system compatibility with any IBMi applications on any environment to ensure business continuity.
  • Assist in testing disaster recovery policy and procedures to save company data.
  • Review and report security logs on regular basis to ensure the security policies not violated.
  • Review backup logs on regular basis to ensure the sustainability of backup policies.
  • Provide all security and backup logs needed for Internal or external audit procedures.
  • Document and implement application specific security groups and classes to comply with department policies.
  • Create and update check-lists and documentations for backup policies, PTFs installations, system upgrades, system security, applications access and disaster recovery plans.
  • Designing and implementing IBMi backup plans for Data and entire System data archive to save company from risks.
  • Ensure and implement the company internal security policies and guidelines related to level of responsibility.
  • Perform the DB2 database alter according to the data access policy
  • Administrate the DB2 database access and authorities
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering is more preferable.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience supporting IBMi systems with multiple logical partitions (LPAR’s).
  • Experience in IBMi Security Management & Communications, Operating System Upgrades and PTF deployment and Storage Based Replication.
  • Understanding of internal controls and change management processes.
  • Strong technical, analytical and debugging skills in solving technically challenging problems involving IBM iSeries based application and hardware issues.
  • Skill in prioritizing and balancing multiple tasks.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships and promoting teamwork
  • Working knowledge of CL and RPG programming languages is preferred.
  • Working knowledge on the SQL
  • Problem solving, Communication and analytical skills.
  • Good command of English language.
About this Company

Ibnsina Pharma originally established in 2001, today Ibnsina Pharma is Egypt’s fastest-growing and second largest pharmaceutical distribution company. The Company distributes a competitive portfolio of pharmaceutical products from over 350 Egyptian and multinational... (More)

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