Mainframe Programmer Architect

Job Description:

The primary responsibility of this position is to design and implement application solutions for the Benefit

Payments System. This position is to backfill for existing state employees who were fulfilling these duties but have

been assigned to the SCUBI project.

 

Knowledge. Skills and Abilities:

Required Skills:

  • Technical knowledge and experience with mainframe technology. COBOL 10 years. CICS 10 yrs, VSAM 10 yrs, and JCL 10 yrs.
  • Knowledge and experience in modifying mainframe applications beginning with a user request through coding, testing and implementation 10 yrs.
  • Successful completion of technology projects within area of responsibility
  • Analyzing feasibility, compatibility and cost of solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills.

 

Desired skills:

  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to engage business experts in designing and testing modifications to the Benefit Payment Application

 

Skills Required/Desired Years Used Last Used
Technical knowledge and experience with COBOL 10
Technical knowledge and experience with CICS 10
Technical knowledge and experience withVSAM 10
Technical knowledge and experience with JCL 10
Knowledge and experience in modifying mainframe applications beginning with a user request, through coding, testing and implementation 10
Experience analyzing feasibility, compatibility and cost of solutions 10
Experience engaging business experts in designing and testing modifications to the Benefit Payment Application 5