Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!
100% remote opportunity for an experienced Mainframe Developer w/ COBOL. The developer will be responsible for mainframe COBOL development in a CICS and DB2 environment. The successful candidate will have experience developing and configuring SOAP and/or REST web services in a CICS environment.
- 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.
- Experience with Mainframe based tools such as FileAid.
- Previous experience with JCL, MVS, SQL, Web Services; Experience with Web Services, SOAP, XML.
- Experience with JAVA a plus.
- Strong knowledge of software development tools and methods.
- Strong knowledge of test design, testing procedures, and configuration. Strong knowledge of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming.
- Ability to test and analyze data. Ability to create and execute test plans. Ability to organize multiple tasks and react to shifting priorities without compromising assignments.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to write clear, understandable logic for maintainable code, which meets design specifications.
- Aptitude for detail and accuracy.
- 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.