60/hr Mainframe System Administrator. 3+ Months. 75% Telecommute Contract. Dearborn, MI. (L-3783) (C)


Are you an system admin focused on Mainframe solutions?  Have you worked primarily with administration of RACF?  IBM/ISV?  z/OS?  Then this gig might be of interest to you.

In short, our agent is the prime on a major migration effort of existing mainframe systems to a lower cost platform.   As part of that they need to bring on a MF system administrator.   You can see the full list of target skills/technologies in the attribute list below.

So, if this sounds like you, APPLY TODAY!!!

(during COVID the team will be working remotely but once deemed appropriate work may resume onsite in Dearborn at which time candidates need to be ready to potentially be onsite at their cost)


(in order of desirability)

  • #1 - Mainframe System Administrator; Strong RACF; Strong IBM/ISV tools; z/OS

  • Mainframe -- System Administration
  • RACF
  • IBM/ISV Utilities -- BMC, CA, etc.
  • Candidates must be able to conduct a video (skype, etc.) with Amplified prior to submission. Is candidate open to this? If so, put SkypeID (or alternative) in comments.
  • z/OS

  • REXX
  • Data Modeling
  • JCL
  • DASD -- Storage Management
  • z/OS -- Upgrades
  • DBMS -- DB2
  • IBM MQ
  • CICS
  • If the candidate is a sub-contract to you, are you o.k. with us paying you your markup separate and contracting directly with the candidates employer of record directly (Yes/No)? Put NA in comments if you are employer of record.
  • 1st Language English or equivalent (i.e. 8 years in US, AUS, Singapore, Europe, etc.)
  • Provide either (1) an online profile (LinkedIn URL, etc) or (2) a reference that you reported to. If providing reference, share name, company, phone, and email where email is from the domain of the company. If neither, put NA in comments.

  • Domain -- Automotive (i.e. parts, service)
  • What is your birthday (agent/client use it for personal ID -- only need month/day)
  • If you are not local, are you willing to relocate at your cost (no expense to us or agent/client)?
  • Ideal times for follow-up conversations by phone (i.e. after 5 p.m., 12-1, anytime, etc.)
  • If not listed in resume, notate here ALL education details for candidate (institution, degree, year of graduation)

  • Status: 1-Active
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Role: Mainframe System Administrator
  • Location: Dearborn, MI. Client is open to 75% remote work per week.
  • Compensation: Up to $60.00/hr in a c2c/1099 structure. Limited W2 structure also possible but rate drops to $50.00/hr gross. We say gross as the limited w2 rate shown is before employer/employee taxes (not take home; take home would be lower as its after employee taxes which vary).
  • Payment Terms: Weekly invoice, NET 30 payment off invoice.
  • Expenses: Included in rate above
  • Positions: 1
  • Current pool: 2/5 (In Play/Submitted). Click HERE for summary view of candidates submitted so far.

    Last Update 10/22/20 14:09 PM. Tim Bauer. Still going.. (full detail change log at bottom).
    Shortlist On 10/30/20
    Start On 11/09/20
    Duration Duration is estimated to be 3+ months.
    1st Post Date 10/15/20
    1st Screened by Amplified0
    Submitted to Client1
    Interviewed by Client0
    ClientShared after 1st Screen
    AgentShared after 1st Screen. Amplified is not the prime.
    Contact for Lead Tim Bauer
    Interview DetailsFace-to-face interview is required after phone screen. If not possible, let LEVERAGEncy know on submission if Skype or other options could work (or none).
    Work Authorizations Client is only considering candidates with work authorizations of: Any Type
    IndustryManufacturing - Other
    Opp Quality The overall rating for this lead is C. This is based on contract duration being 3, 1 opening(s), and 7+ competitors at our level or better. You can see a graphical ruberic of how these stats translate to a rating here.
    L Number3783
    LayersBetween Amplified and the End Client there are 1 layers. In addition, the end client prefers that Amplified limits the layers between Amplified and the Employer of Record of the candidate to 0.


    10/22/20 14:09 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going.

    10/20/20 16:59 PM . Tim Bauer. Shared another candidate today. Suspect will get tabled as too focused on DB2 recently. Client seems to be looking for more of an application admin (i.e. zIIP/zAAP/IFL- Integrated facility for Linux , IMS/ IMDS DBA , Scheduler admins for CA-7/CA-11 , SCM Endevor admin - , IDAA - IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator., etc.)

    10/20/20 12:50 PM . Tim Bauer. Client indicates still open -- shortlisting today

    10/15/20 20:14 PM . Lead Created

    *** END POSTING ***
    * Amplified uses a PulsePen to record any interviews (http://www.livescribe.com) to help expedite candidate reviews. If that concerns you let your screener know.
    * If you want a real time update on our postings just follow us on Twitter (@ LEVERAGEncy_SRC) and look for tweets with your position ID (the L-### in the subject line of the posting). Or you can just subscribe to our feed of new postings (and updates) at feed.php.