Mainframe Developer

at Rose International
Location Des Moines, IA
Date Posted January 6, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Position Title: Mainframe Developer

Position Number: 354362

Location: Des Moines, IA 50319

Position Type: Long Term Contract

Required Skill Set:

COBOL, IDMS, JCL, Mainframe

Position Description:

**Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.**

Job Title: Mainframe Developer
Start Date: 1/18/2021
End Date: 01/18/2022
Location: Des Moines, IA 50319

Mainframe developer/programmer needed to maintain and enhance the mainframe process. COBOL, IDMS, IDMS ADS/O, CICS, JCL

Only candidates with recent and significant IDMS experience will be considered for this position.
The agency is looking for a highly motivated individual that works well with customers and team members. This individual will need to be comfortable doing senior level application support including: writing ADS/O and COBOL programming, working with IDMS and DB2 and modifying JCL and Parms for a large, highly visible agency. The individual must be a self-starter, who is willing to be flexible and research multiple complicated legacy systems to meet legislative changes and agency needs, willing to step up when the job needs done. Some off hour shifts and on call may be required. Initial contract funding is for 1 year, but a longer 3-5-year engagement is anticipated.

Cobol
IDMS
IDMS ADS/O
CICS
JCL
TransFormer
IDMS DMLO
IDMS OLQ
DB2
Control-M
DC Cobol
FTP
SYNCSORT
TSO/ISPF
VSAM
Expeditor
Requirements
• Experience in all aspects of SDLC including specification development, design, coding, testing, implementation, and maintenance of complex mainframe applications.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with others and lead others through change.
• Analyze current operations and procedures; evaluate and select practical alternatives and present them to the users; produce design specifications of the selected alternatives; and obtain user approval of selected alternatives
• Schedule and coordinate the development, testing, and implementation of systems
• Preparation and maintenance of technical documentation
• Communicate accurate and useful status updates.
• Manage and report time spent on all work activities.
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Ability to comprehend complex technical and logical concepts and adapt quickly to changes
• Strong quantitative, analytics, problem solving and organizational skills are required
• Attention to detail and maintaining high quality standards is a must
• Ability to prioritize and manage concurrent projects, demonstrate initiative and work independently with minimal supervision