Job Description :
6 to 8 years of hands-on experience
Analyze, Design, Develop, Test, and Document and maintain Mainframe COBOL, DB2 and CICS programs, COPYBOOKs that are used as File/Database Layouts and MAPS for CICS online screens.
Develop Jobs - JCLs, PROCs and SYSIN Control Cards for DB2 Data Unload/ Load.
Involved in working with databases DB2, IDMS, Query Language SQL, Tools such as Abend-AID, File-AID, QMF, SPUFI, SYNCSORT, IDCAMS, DB2 PLATINUM, and EASYTREIVE.
Create test plans and Unit test results with all the Test Scenarios and the expected results.
Debug the Mainframe Code using XPEDITOR tool to understand the flow for complicated programs.
Determine the feasibility, cost and time requirements, compatibility with current systems and system capabilities to integrate new acquisitions and new business functionalities.
Perform Mainframe Code promotions from development system to UAT and production system using ENDEVOR tool.
Provide on-call support on Mainframe Production Batch cycle.
Develop system parameters that stores Batch cycle run dates and holds that are applied on Customer transactions based on Rules set.
Provide technical assistance to resolve operation issues.
Develop and Debug CICS online transactions in COBOL II that access DB2 and VSAM databases.
Schedule Mainframe JCLs using CAZ Scheduler, set the dependencies and make sure to run them to success.
Performance Tuning the Long Running Application Code that involves complicated SQLs on DB2 and processes large volume of data.
Help USERS with Data Conditioning for System testing and UAT.
Provide prime assistance toward application releases installation of COBOL, CICS, DB2 programs, Copybooks, JCLs, Procs, SYSINs into Production under given direction.
Write complex SQLs to check all the scenarios after implementation. Fix any Production bugs that are identified. Fix any Production bugs that are identified.
Run one time On-Request reports for Users to verify data post implementation.
Update System documentation with the Release information post implementation.
Participate in meetings with business Analysts to analyze the requirements.
Good analytical skills, resolving issues or defects in timely manner.