Mainframe Instructor in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Mainframe Instructor with our industry-leading client in Bronx, NY.

We can facilitate w2 and corp-to-corp consultants. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Lead instructor-led training that prepares students for Junior or Senior Associates in Mainframe Engineer roles. Responsibilities include daily instruction, assessment administration, attendance, one-on-one tutoring, daily evaluation and monitoring of individual student progress, addressing student violations with students in a consistent manner, and more
  • Provide students with access to relevant resources for outside learning on technologies and study aids relevant to the curriculum
  • Work closely with the team to identify student needs, provide the necessary support, establish individualized plans for student achievement, and participate in regular student-status meetings.
  • Maintain and update Salesforce and/or our LMS with student grades, certification, scores, and progress notes.
  • Support and maintain the  training curricula, syllabi, lesson plans, and any other classroom materials. 


  • 1-3 years of teaching or training experience 
  • Experience in developing training content for classroom delivery
  • Ability to write content and curriculum related to instructional outcomes is a plus
  • Ability to respond with clarity to live digital conversations via a digital engagement platform such as Zoom.
  • Strong technical background; able to grasp and convey highly technical subject matter
  • Strong foundational understanding of client/server methodologies and virtual environments. 
  • Knowledge and experience with: z/OS, TSO/ISPF, COBOL, CICS, JCL in mainframe environment
  • Experience in z/OS systems, in particular CICS administration and MQ administration, installation, management, and configuration of software products, debugging and problem analysis, SVC dumps
  • Experience in TSO/ISPF, File Aid / File Manager, Expeditor/IBM Debugger and other MVS Utilities
  • Experience in LPAR management
  • In-depth experience with DB2 SQL (fundamentals, procedures)
  • Familiarity with core operating systems such as z/OS v1r11, z/OS v1r13, z/OS v2r1
  • Knowledge of core programming languages: JCL, REXX, COBOL

Job ID: 350500

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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