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Mainframe Application Programmer Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00316
Location: Tarrant County, Texas
 Mainframe Application Programmer Analyst
Duration: 6 Months Contract
Tarrant County
In-Person Interview
Interview Location: FORT WORTH, TEXAS 76102
  • Bachelor's and/or a Master's Degree or equivalent with ten (10) years minimum Mainframe application development experience, specifically Cobol, Customer Information Control System (CICS), Information Management System – Database (IMS-DB) and DB2.
  • Ability to provide 24-hour support.
  • Communicates   with   end-users   and   third-party   vendors   to   obtain requirements for projects and application updates for major/complex applications.
  • Leads the design, development, maintenance and execution of testing of new and changed functionality for complex/major applications.
  • Writes advanced programs for complex specific applications and designs special reports and forms as requested by various County departments in compliance with County and IT department policy and procedures.
  • Updates system end-user and training documentation.
  • Leads  the  effort  of  actively  partnering  with  business  units  to  identify improvements that will increase efficiency of the systems.
  • Conducts  statistical  reporting  to  management  relating  to  application performance, usability and upgrade requirements to properly support County departments.
  • Manages interface and associate error logs.
  • Maintains business process procedures in conjunction with the process owners.
  • Resolves Request and Incident tickets from users and provides telephone and onsite technical support to troubleshoot and fix the most complex customer department end-user problems.
  • Creates Request and Incident tickets from users and generates Requests for Change to the production environment to troubleshoot and fix the most complex customer department end-user problems.
  • Works closely with vendors to resolve issues and manage deployments.
  • Analyzes and resolves the most complex application and data problems.
  • Strong SQL 2008 or higher experience.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Able to multi-task.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong documentation skills.
  • Effective in Team Setting or as Individual Contributor