Job Page:   Cobol/Unix Developer

Listed By:   Ntelicor   (via Jobg8)
Contact Name:   Isaac Felhaus,   Agency
Job location:   Tempe Arizona, USA
Job Type:   Contract
Info:   Ref: JSAA - AZ I.T. & Communications
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Job Description:

    Job #5111

    Cobol/Unix Developer
    Type of Position: Contract
    40 hour work week

    *Candidate hired will be an Ntelicor W2 employee*

    Job Duties:

    Position Purpose
    Serves as technical leader for the maintenance, design, and development of a variety of UNIX based applications including the migration of MVS based Cobol applications to UNIX. Consult with management, business analysts, project managers, developers, along with internal customers to design/develop requirements according to business requirements. Provide 24x7 support of all applications under the support umbrella.

    Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Leads as a technical expert in design, development, testing, and debugging new system modules or enhancements to existing application
    • Analyzes problems and provides recommendations for application improvements
    • Works with infrastructure and peers to determine implementation details for enhancements and application
    • Consults and influences the Project Manager and the business to arrive at best practice application/solution designs
    • Lead a development team to create project estimates based on business requirements
    • Expected to provide a work breakdown of projects and enhancements and assign pieces to peers
    • Expected to participate in complete project life cycle up to and including project implementation and provide leadership within a team environment
    • Provide technical guidance and leadership for less senior developers in the requirements, planning, modelling, development, deployment and support of the system
    • Establish and maintain working relationships with internal business customers, internal IT support groups and vendors to achieve project goals


    • Undergraduate degree in CS/CE/CIS/MIS or Engineering/Technology or related field or equivalent experience/training
    • At least 9 years of development experience, including technical leadership experience.
    • At least 7 years of Cobol Development experience
    • At least 7 years of JCL and/or Unix Scripting Development experience.
    • Experience with a variety of technologies including: IBM, MVS, Windows, FTP, SFTP, SCLM, TSO, CISCS, UNIX.
    • Ability to lead a development team and effectively meet deadlines and prioritize projects in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment
    • Must be well organized, thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment, leverage best practices, and most importantly, innovate through any problem with a can-do attitude
    • Proficient in MS Office applications, including Microsoft Project, EXCEL, and Work.
    • Proficient in SharePoint
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Airline experience - a plu
    • Financial System's experience - a plus

 Job number: 108497, Company id: 63111
Posted: 05/19/2017   Last Updated: 05/20/2017
Expires: 07/18/2017
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