Application Programmer

at Experis
Location Carson City, NV
Date Posted February 17, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Have a need for a developer to perform the following:

  • Document changes and follow protocols established
  • Follow guidelines established
  • Must be able to gather business rules from existing code without documentation
  • Participate in JAD sessions for data cleansing project.
  • Work with different user/user groups to gather and document business rules.
  • Document the changes needed.
  • Code the changes
  • Test the changes
  • Promote the changes through the build cycle to TEST, UAT and Production.
  • Follow up with testing to make sure changes are working well and does not have any other negative impact to performance.
  • Log time using Time tracking software (Remedy) on a daily basis
  • Provide status reports as required
  • Analyze, design, code, review and modify COBOL, DB2, CICS programs as required

Weekly status reports to include, but not be limited to:

  • Overall completion status of the project in terms of the approved project plan and schedule;
  • Problems that were encountered and proposed/actual resolutions;
  • Issues that need to be addressed;
  • Accomplishments during the period; and
  • Activities to be accomplished during the next reporting period.

Experience and Skills Required:

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in computer science, or any other equivalent degree with a minimum of seven (7) years of programming experience.
  • Ideal candidate will have many years' experience in COBOL, DB2, CICS.
  • Excellent conceptual and working experience in developing applications with COBOL, embedded SQL accessing DB2 database.
  • Must have experience working in Medium to Large scale client server applications.
  • Must possess programming skills in SQL tuning, efficient coding.
  • Must have developed online and batch reports using COBOL, DB2, CICS.
  • Must be familiar with source control software.
  • Excellent at creating stored procedures, functions, packages, database triggers and other database objects using SQL
  • Excellent is developing and maintaining online and batch systems using COBOL, DB2, CICS.
  • Expertise in debugging skills.
  • Expertise in designing conceptual, logical and physical designs for various database objects
  • Experience in writing complex SQL queries and used sorting, aggregate, sub query, DB2 Explains, inline sql and various other functions
  • Excellent in deriving and understanding business rules by reviewing existing programs.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills required to effectively work in the field of applications development and maintenance.
  • Excellent at Understanding Integration Technologies and Domains and work flows.
  • Must have good communication, documentation and user requirement gathering skills.
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