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Line of Business:

Financial Services


System Administrator (MQ Configuration), Zurich

Project Description

You will work with the Swiss Messaging Services team developing end to end MQ configurations. The configurations can span multiple platforms but the emphasis will be on z/OS.
You'll be working in a smaller team based in Zurich. The role aims to support application-related MQ configurations in scope for a large critical project.

There are no on-calls or weekend work.


• Develop documentation to describe each requested configuration using Microsoft Word and Visio
• Liaise with requestors where necessary to obtain documentation approvals and to discuss any issues arising from their requests
• Develop object definition scripts using ISPF for those deployed on z/OS and Windows-based text editors for those deployed on Unix, AS400, Windows
• Provide support to test teams following configuration deployment where required
• Troubleshoot and remediate configuration issues were found during test
• Adhere to teams documentation and script development standards
• Work in a timely manner to meet all individual and project target dates
• Report status as required in an organised and precise manner



• 5+ years of experience
• Have excellent technical skills in WebSphere MQ which must include specific knowledge of MQ Clustering and SSL
• Have good Z/OS and Unix (Linux / Solaris) skills.
• Possess good general PC skills
• Be a team player with good organisational and communication skills
• Possess the ability to quickly envisage the operating landscape of the bank and the specific scope of the project engaged in
• Have the capacity to quickly grasp an understanding of all the processes necessary to achieve the allotted tasks
• Show drive and commitment
• Strive for excellence in all tasks
• Have good written and verbal communication skills in English
• Interact well with both Business and IT personnel
• Take responsibility for allocated tasks and see them through to successful completion

Nice to have

German is an advantage
Knowledge of other platforms (e.g.AS400 or Windows) would be useful


  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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Work Type

IT Infrastructure Engineering

Seniority Level


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