Cobol/Mainframe Developer
New York , New York
November 22, 2017
I have two Cobol/Mainframe developer positions. We need to submit candidates before 5:00PM on 11/14/17. Candidates will not interview until after New Year's (contract will be awarded and candidates will start toward the end of January).

  • Mandatory Skills: candidates must meet all the requirements below to be considered for this position.

    • Minimum of five (5) years of experience developing applications using Cobol for CICS and batch programs.
    • Superior proficiency with mainframe applications built with JCL, COBOL and CICS.
    • Experience working with VSAM files and DB2, integrating existing designs with new requirements.
    • Experience working with stored procedures and SQL in MS SQL 2005 or above.
    • Strong experience developing in Mainframe environment resolving complex and conflicting design issues.
    • Demonstrated ability to quickly understand complex mainframe systems.
    • Proven ability to work in a high-pressure environment.
    • Exceptional presentation and organizational skills.
    • High written and oral communication skills.

  • Preferred Experience:

    • Exposure to Object Oriented programming and developing applications in Java or .NET Framework 4.0 and above.
    • Good familiarity with MQ Series VSAM and IMS.
    • Experience with Vision Report.
    • Experience working in a VSE mainframe environment.

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