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Lead Mainframe Developer

  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, 30328
  • Salary: 51.68
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

 Summary of Duties:   
Responsible for mainframe development with COBOL, JCL, CICS, MQ, DB2, and Stored Procedures. Perform application development, analysis, research, design, coding, testing, and implementation (full development cycle). Analyze highly complex business requirements, design and write technical specifications to design or redesign complex computer platforms and applications. Provide coding direction to less experienced staff or develop highly complex original code. Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts. Verify program logic by overseeing the preparation of test data, testing and debugging of programs. Act as expert technical resource to programming staff in the program development, testing, and implementation process. Oversee overall systems testing and the migration of platforms and applications to production. Develop new documentation, departmental technical procedures and user guides. Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area and oversees creation of or updates to and testing of the business continuation plan.

 Qualifications:  
Master's* degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field plus 3 years' related experience as a Technology Lead or related IT occupation. Foreign equivalents accepted.

*In lieu of a Master's degree plus 3 years' experience the employer will accept a Bachelor's degree and 5 years' of experience.

Special Requirements:  
Experience is required and must include the following: Handling Mainframe application development, enhancement & testing using COBOL, JCL, CICS, DB2 & VSAM, and Vector CNX Product; Working with Banking & Financial service with core experience in Payables and Receivables domain along with ANSI x12 industry standards such as EDI 820/823/835, EDIFLAT, ISO and BAI/BAI2; Utilizing remittance vehicles such as ACH, WIRE, Lockbox, Checks, Online & Electronic Bill Pays, Merchant Receivables, Desktop Deposits, International Letter of Credits, Patient Payment Services, Payment Gateway Service and HIPPA Standards; and Handling mainframe modernization activities involving migration of CICS applications to web application and creating WEB UI screens as front end and integrating with mainframe backend.