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Computer Programmer/Technician
Ref No.: 17-00755
Location: Springfield, Illinois
Client name Office of the Secretary of State
Duration: 12 Months
Location: 2701 S Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL
Rate: Open


Job Description:
The candidate must demonstrate a record of achievement in mainframe Library and Source code management tools.  Priority will be given to candidates with experience in Microfocus/Serena's ChangeMan ZMF and IBM's SCLM Basic products.  The candidate must have a minimum of two- (2) years' background and technical expertise in System Library Management and Production Control:

It is highly desirable that the candidate has two (2) years background and technical experience in each of the following, as they relate to System Library Management and Production Control: 
  • Microfocus/Serena's ChangeMan ZMF
  • IBM's Software Configuration and Library Manager (SCLM Basic)
  • IBM's Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS)
  • IBM's Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
  • File Transfer Protocol ( Both FTP and SFTP)
  • Job Control Language (JCL)
  • Other Source Code management tools besides Microfocus/Serena's Changeman, and IBM's SCLM Basic
 
Required Experience
Experience must illustrate the following abilities:
  • Must be able to work onsite Monday thru Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm, excluding state holidays.
  • Must be able to be on-call after hours as Technical Support for Production Assurance every other week from Monday thru Sunday including Holidays.
  • Must have experience using mainframe job schedulers.  Priority will be given to experience with IBM's Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS).
  • Must have experience creating, modifying and using Job Control Language (JCL).
  • Must be able to assist Production Assurance personnel in creating applications in IBM's TWS and modify JCL to meet specific requirements to run in production.
  • Should have experience using File Transfer Protocol.  Both FTP and SFTP.
  • Must have experience using Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF).
  • Must have experience with mainframe source code management tools.  Priority will be given to experience with IBM's Software Configuration and Library Manager (SCLM Basic).
  • Must have experience with mainframe source code management tools.  Priority will be given to experience with Microfocus/Serena's ChangeMan ZMF.
  • Must have the ability to train personnel in Production Assurance on new tools and procedures.
 Duties:
  • Migrating application code and artifacts from IBM's SCLM Basic to Microfocus/Serena's ChangeMan ZMF.
  • Assist Production Assurance personnel in their daily duties
  • Act as an interface between our Application Development staff, internal and external users and Production Assurance
  • Troubleshoot problems as the arise during work hours and after hours