Mainframe Application Support Engineer (Japanese only or J-E Bilingual)

Job Title: Mainframe Application Support Engineer (Japanese only or J-E Bilingual)
Location: Tokyo
Reference: 1971
Contact Name: Aya Kubota
Job Published: May 28, 2018 13:06

Job Description


The company is global IT consulting company.
Currently they are looking for a Mainframe support engineer at their client onsite.

  • Join the existing L2 team of the client (large multinational Insurance company)
  • Take in calls / emails from L1 Help Desk Teams / or external application teams and analyze the issue.
  • Monitor Job Abends and analyze Joblog and send report to L3 team(s).
    Scheduling and Running Jobs
  • Executing Batch Jobs using Control-M
  • Understanding new releases from the Development team so that support for those can be provided.
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery Tests as may be scheduled by the client


  • Familiar with the following technology: Cobol, AS400, z/OS, DB2, SAM, VSAM, IMS-DB
  • Experience with working in / with Life Insurance companies in Japan, experience in working with Global teams, Good communication skills will be a plus
  • 1. Native Japanese skill only; 2. Bilingual language skill - Business Japanese (JLPT 2nd +) and Business English (TOEIC 800 points +)

Job details

Language requirement
English (Conversation)