Tista Science and Technology Corporation

Expert Program Analyst (Mainframe)

Job ID 2022-3577
Job Locations US-Remote-United States


Are you a Expert Program Analyst that would like to be part of delivering initiatives for digitization, automation, modernization, infrastructure, security, and interoperability of systems and processes to provide Veterans and their families the most efficient and timely service and benefits resulting in a positive impact for millions of people? If so, we may have an opportunity for you! Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. 


  • Building, maintaining, and managing the Mainframe systems infrastructure including both hardware and system software components.
  • Implement and manage the processes and procedures to design and enhance the mainframe systems and to maintain processing throughput and availability to satisfy internal and external customers.
  • Manage the installation of Mainframe vendor software and the systems programmers that test and deploy solutions.
  • Manage mainframe department workflow and provide strategic and tactical guidance on departmental projects/issues.
  • Communicate decisions, resources, priorities and relevant project information to team members.
  • Serve as an escalation point.
  • Management of troubleshooting and corrective action for service impacting issues.
  • Ensure installation project plans are created and completed within project timelines.
  • Follow appropriate procedures invoking change management to make changes and to resolve problems.
  • Use appropriate technology based best practices for resolving problems.


  • Extensive knowledge of the Bull mainframe to include TP8 support, GCOS operating system support, and database support.
  • Knowledge of a variety of databases, software, programming, and operating systems. ex. GCOS, COBOL
  • Plan, analyze, and evaluate effectiveness of programs and processes.
  • Experience in accessing effectiveness of programs and providing/recommending resolution/improvement actions.
  • Experience working with mainframes. ex IBM, Bull, Unix/Linux.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Relationship management skills with ability to build trusted relationships at all levels



  • Master's Degree Business, or related field and 15 Years’ experience
  • Ten years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education: 25 years total



  • Moderate: Tier 2S (Standard MBI) 



  • 100% Remote, USA
  • Monday - Friday (8:00 AM- 4:30 PM CST Time)


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