Sr Mainframe Programmer, COBOL | Columbus, OH

at Vaco Technology
Location Columbus, OH
Date Posted September 21, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


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Job Description:

* Responsible for mainframe COBOL development in a CICS and DB2 environment.

* Experience developing and configuring SOAP and/or REST web services in a CICS environment required.


  • Five years' experience designing, implementing and troubleshooting system applications, including four years' experience programming with COBOL
  • Recent experience with CICS and in a DB2 environment.
  • Experience in working within a distributed environment, Mainframe based tools such as FileAid
  • Past experience with JCL, MVS, SQL, Web Services; Experience with Web Services, SOAP, XML.
  • Experience with JAVA a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of test design, testing procedures, and configuration. Strong knowledge of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical groups, both internal and external.
  • Ability to provide training and guidance to less experienced analysts.
  • Experience with PC based tools and products.
  • MS-Office Suite preferred.