Job Description :
Position : Application Developer III
Location : Detroit, MI
Duration : 09 months

Top 3 Required Skills/Experience:

Development using COBOL – 7+ years
Databases: DB2, IMS DB/DC – 7+ years
Mainframe/utilities: z/OS, MVS, JCL, SDSF, VSAM, Endevor, SyncSort, MQSeries, SQL, SPUFI, FileAid, Xpediter – 7+ years

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Engagement Description:

Works closely with clients, business analysts and team members to understand the business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions
These solutions must be aligned with business and IT strategies and are in compliance with the organization''s architectural standards.
Application Developers are involved in the full systems life cycle and therefore are responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing and supporting application software that is delivered on time and within budget.
Responsibilities beyond development of software may include participation in component and data architecture design, technology planning, product evaluation, advanced testing processes and buy vs. build recommendations
Individuals also provide input to project plans related to the Application Development initiative
Application Developers have a strong knowledge of programming languages used by the organization.
They have experience in systems design and have a solid understanding of development, database development, testing, and integration methodologies.
Knowledge of current and emerging IT products, services and processes is required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required Skills/Experience:

5 years of application programming and analysis experience required.
Solid development experience in Mainframe using above mentioned skills.
Solid understanding of Analysis and designing, development, database development, testing.
Ability to dig into code and triage issues and resolve.
Answer daily user questions and support.
Ability to participate/represent in BRD meeting to gather requirements.
Ability to coordinate with other teams.
Ability to understand task an provide estimates and timelines.
Ability to provide on-call support.
Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex problems or processes that span multiple business areas, identify and understand requirements, and develop alternate solutions

Preferred Skills/Experience:

Has a broad level of understanding surrounding information systems and application architecture standards.
Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex problems or processes that span multiple business areas, identify and understand requirements, and develop alternate solutions.
Experience designing, developing and testing applications using proven or emerging technologies
WINDOWS 10, Oracle, SQL Server,
SAS, XML, Abend-Aid, CList, SFTP, CA-7, Strobe, QMF
Visio, Excel, Word, Power Point, Share Point

Education/Certifications:

Bachelor''s degree in related field preferred.
4 years of application programming and analysis experience required
Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
Extensive creativity required across areas of expertise.
Other related skills and/or abilities may be required to perform this job.
Other duties may be assigned