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COBOL Programmer

Richmond, VIRGINIA | Contract
Post Date: 08/31/20
Job ID: 20-00849
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

 Job Title: COBOL Programmer
Location: Richmond VA 23230.
Duration: 8+ Months

Type: Contract
Richmond Candidates only

While this position will be remote until the return to office work due to COVID.

Description:
 
TWO roles total - same details for both. These are 8 month assignments to start with possibility of extension based on work. We are considering local Richmond candidates initially at this time. Client  - Cobol Programmer with Senior level experience with CICS, VSAM and TSO ABOUT THE ROLE Considerable knowledge of mainframe (COBOL, CICS, VSAM and TSO) programming and analysis technology and tools. Considerable knowledge of information system development life cycle phases, disciplines, methodologies and
best practices. Strong system analysis, and problem resolutions skills. Ability to independently analyze program specifications; and write design specifications and code for complex programs. Ability to conduct system testing; identify potential problems and prevent errors that could cause significant operational disruption and
major cost. Ability to meet production and project deadlines; and collect, review and analyze data. Ability to prepare reports; and work effectively with internal and external parties, independently and as part of a team. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. FYI: Teleworking is an option. Their "base "
location will be 6606 W. Broad Street, Richmond VA 23230 once offices re-open.
 
 
  • COBOL, CICS, VSAM and TSO) programming and analysis technology and tools.
  • Considerable knowledge of information system development life cycle phases, disciplines, methodologies and best practices
  • Ability to conduct system testing; identify potential problems and prevent errors that could cause
  • significant operational disruption and major cost.
  • Ability to meet production and project deadlines; and collect, review and analyze data. Ability
to prepare reports; and work effectively with internal
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both oral and written)