Job Description :
Mainframe Programmer

Opportunity Overview
Duties include providing high-quality solutions by coding, testing, debugging, documenting and maintaining programs. Developing and modifying moderately complex information systems involving most phases of systems analysis and programming.
Analyze, code, test and document programs and enhancements.
Provide program and system level estimates
Conduct code walkthroughs to assure quality of programs developed by other associates
Provide system support

Position Requirements
Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related field-

A minimum of five (5) years of software development and support in COBOL
Practical experience with the following:
On-line CICS
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain complex technical issues in business terms
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are required
Knowledge of financial services industry is a plus