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Mainframe Developer
Ref No.: 20-03706
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 07/07/2020 to 01/07/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Mainframe Developer with our client in the financial industry in their Plano, TX location. This is a 6 month + contract to hire position.


Responsibilities:
  • Client is looking to build out their application Development capabilities in the Plano, TX Market
  • The Developer work side by side with business partners to ensure expected quality software is built to serve our customers and clients
  • They will be responsible for understanding the business requirements, Build/enhance application components to support the requirement, enabling testing organization to certify the application, Support technology infrastructure team in production deployment and transitioning to support team
  • The Developer is expected to learn the business and technical components of an application and Work with their peers to follow enterprise software development methodologies
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities
  • Will be responsible for requirements analysis, High Level Design, Low Level Design and complex code development
  • May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives
  • Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource
  • Communicates with line of business and management the overall status and health of the application
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical partners
  • Understand the organization's overall strategies, how the business operates and more importantly what drives success in the business
  • Must be willing and able to express new ideas, concerns and opinions directly to wider team in team meetings face-to-face and via remote-working tools
  • May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application. 
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities. 
  • Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants
 
Requirements:
  • 5+ years of experience in software design , development & maintaining critical Mainframe applications
  • In-depth knowledge of COBOL, JCL, CA7, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM
  • Should have worked on DFSORT, ICETOOL and other utility programs
  • 5+ years of experience with code quality, code review, static analysis and unit test tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships with team members and tech/business partners
  • Strong attention to detail and follow up
  • Ability to prioritize competing demands
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Cobol to Java conversions
  • Handson with IBM IDz experience 
  • Knowledge of message and transmission protocols such as MQ, NDM and sFTP
  • Knowledge of CICS Webservices
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or other information systems related fields
  • Ability to gain a broad knowledge of the system; triage issues; engage appropriate development resources, provide guidance to production support teams during any issues
  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology, Horizon/JIRA, and Kanban
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”