Job Description :
IDEALFORCE has a Contract position available immediately for a Mainframe Developer to join our customer in Madison, WI. Please find below additional details about this job. Kindly respond with your most up to date resume if you would like to pursue this opportunity. Only Candidates who are authorized to work for any employer without sponsorship need to apply.

Job Description:

-Provide application development and support with minimal supervision
-Ability to work independently under strict deadlines
-Develop code according to department standards, unit and integration testing of software to ensure proper and efficient execution and adherence to business and technical requirements
-Research and resolve issues in a timely manner, both batch and on-line
-Communicate in a clear and concise manner at the appropriate audience level
-Assess and recommend improvements to systems based on business and technical analysis
-Work with cross-functional teams

-Bachelor’s Degree in information systems, computer science or related field
-15+ years of experience in an IBM mainframe environment in the retail industry
-Recent experience with Order Management Systems and/or Warehouse Management Systems
-Knowledge of the following business functions: Returns, Customer Acquisitions, Order Fulfillment, Order Management
-Must have a strong work history
-Exceptionally strong programming and analysis skills in: COBOL, CICS, VSAM, SQL, DB2, JCL and MQ
-Experience with the following mainframe tools: XPEDITER (batch and on-line), SPUFI, Platinum, File-AID, Abend-AID,
-Endevor and TSO/ISPF
-Experience writing Technical Specifications based on business requirements

Bonus Skills:
-Knowledge of e-commerce
-Experience with API (Application Program Interfaces) commands is highly desired
-Experience with ServiceNow
-Experience with MOVEit or other file transfer protocols
-Experience with DataStage and Talend or other ETL tools
-Experience with SAS or Easytrieve Plus
-Familiarity with Document Direct, $AVRS
-Familiarity with test practices and deliverables
-Familiarity with UAC (aka OPSWISE) job scheduler or other schedulers
-Familiarity with JAVA
-Familiarity with ITIL

- "All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines".
- All candidates who are authorized to work in US are encouraged to apply.
- Most of our positions require Candidate to clear the Background check prior to commencing the assignment.

Email your candidate/s resume to joseph dot shelton at along with the following details: Rate, Current location and availability.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.