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COBOL App Programmer/Analyst

Atlanta, GEORGIA | Contract
Post Date: 11/10/20
Job ID: 20-01056
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: COBOL App Programmer/Analyst
Location: Atlanta, GA
Type: Contract
Duration: 8+ months
Interview mode: Webcam Interview Only



***LOCAL METRO ATLANTA CANDIDATES*

Job Description:
VSAM to DB2 Conversions. " Provide design leadership in large or complex development projects with COBOL/CICS expertise involving application development, migrations, and additions to existing applications. " Participate in project meetings with other technical staff and business owners and subject matter experts " Work with other leads/architects to define best practices and coding standards. Review application in progress of development to ensure compliance with overall design parameters and corporate development standards " Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements " Write technical documentation including program specifications, data flow diagrams, etc. " Guide and mentor less experienced programmers/developers on technical work/issues Required Skills: " Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer
Science, Information Technology or other related technical discipline. " 7+ years' experience in coding mainframe applications using COBOL,CICS, DB2, VSAM " 5+ years' experience in the use of HTML and JavaScript 5+ years Easytrieve/JCL " Experience with Java is a plus " Experience will Dell Transaction Processing Environment/Batch Processing Environment is a plus " Motivated self-starter works well independently, but ability to also work well in a team environment " Demonstrates professional behavior under pressure " Ability to resolve complex and diverse issues by identifying underlying or hidden problems and patterns " Clear understanding of end-to-end application delivery in a multi-platform environment (mainframe, client server, web). " Knowledgeable and experienced in the full Systems Development Life Cycle and Testing Methodologies. " Comfortable in interacting with staff and management, including Executive levels. " Must be meticulous in creating high quality, high value deliverables " Ability to write technical design documentation in clear and understandable fashion " Possess well developed communication skills oral, written, listening. Good analytical and negotiation skills, and close attention to detail. " Ability to multitask and stay well organized " Must have strong collaboration skills

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or other related technical discipline.
  • experience in coding mainframe applications using COBOL
  • experience in coding mainframe applications using CICS
  • experience in coding mainframe applications using DB2
  • experience in coding mainframe applications using VSAM
  • Experience converting VSAM to DB2
  • experience in the use of HTML and Javascript
  • Experience with Java is a plus Highly desired 5 Years
  • Experience will Dell Transaction
  • Processing Environment/Batch
  • Processing Environment is a plus
  • Easytrieve/JCL experience
  • Ability to write technical documentation including program specifications, data flow diagrams,
  • etc.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in the full Systems Development Life Cycle and Testing Methodologies.
  • Clear understanding of end-to-end application delivery in a multi- platform environment (mainframe,
  • client server, web).
  • Motivated self-starter works well independently, but ability to also work well in a team environment
  • Ability to resolve complex and diverse issues by identifying underlying or hidden problems and patterns
  • Ability to multitask and stay well organized