Job Description :

Job Title: Mainframe developer

Job Location: Westlake, OH (remote till covid)

Interview: Telephonic & Skype

Technical/Functional Skills

  • Sound knowledge of writing, debugging and provide root cause analysis for complex COBOL, JCL, CICS, IDMS (DB & online dialogs), VSAM code/programs. Also proficient in testing and migration the code to production.
  • Expertise in production application support, program, and production job failure and resolution.
  • Expertise around COBOL/JCL and its interaction with IDMS database and online dialogs.
  • Proficient in COBOL/EASYTRIVE/CICS code writing and debugging, testing and production migration
  • Quick utility writing USING Easytrieve/CULPRIT to extract/update the IDMS database records
  • Experience in functional and high/low level design documentation
  • Perform code review and experience in mainframe tools like ENDEVOR, FileAid and JOBTRAC, SORT.

Sound knowledge of overall understanding of how business application support processes

Job description

  • Provide timely solutions for any production application, program failure or job aborts.
  • Responsible for analyzing existing COBOL, JCL, IDMS, FTP,CICS, VSAM,UNIX code and debug and do code fixes and performance improvements, write new code, develop utilities and tools for database update and extract.
  • Conduct root cause analysis and advanced performance tuning functions and recommend incorporating the changes in exiting program as well as database

Works closely with development team and IDMS DBAs and troubleshoot applications program failure and performance