LOCATION Remote Send resumes to mailto Notes Must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance s OK Cannot accept H1 candidates for his government client Task Description The Mainframe RACF admin will be responsible for all installation, managing, maintenance, executing changes to security groups and individual security properties and monitoring of all RACF regions to meetexceed key business measurements. Additionally, the admin will be part of a 4 person team, assisting and backing each other on DB2 and CICS if needed. Recent experience working with the Railroad Retirement Board RACF at the RRB is supported using the VanGuardSecurity Utility Resource Access Control Facility (RACF) provides the tools to help the RRB manage access to critical resources. RACF provides the tools to manage user access to critical resources. RACF is an add-on software product that provides basic security for the RRBrsquos mainframe system. RACF protects resources by granting access only to authorized users of the protected resources. RACF retains information about users, resources, and access authorities in special structures called profiles in its database, and it refers to these profiles when deciding which users should be permitted access to protected system resources. The contractor shall provide security management using the Vanguard RACF utility including all Vanguard daily security reporting. The contractor shall use RACF to Identify and authenticate users Authorize users to access protected resources Log and report various attempts of unauthorized access to protected resources The contractor shall control access to resources (to include the security access management of RRB in house developed specialty access control systems BASS, SecureTAB, and OLDDS) that the RRB was not able to convert to RACF. Allow RRB applications to use the RACF macros The contractor shall provide security access management for the following systems Major subsystems such as CICS and DB2 for which the RRB uses, use the facilities of RACF to protect transactions and files. The Contractor shall provide configuration of RACF profiles for the RRBrsquos CICS and DB2 subsystems. The contractorrsquos staff shall have an understanding of RACF and how it controls access to both applications and data at the RRB. Required skillsLevel of Experience Mid Level or higher RACF admin experience General understanding DB2 and Client interaction experience Federal client experience a plus Recent experience working with the Railroad Retirement Board Nice to have skills Client communication client interaction Working experience with a small team, in a very stable environment Positive attitude, flexible able to work in fast pace environment Cloud certification and experience .