Senior Programmer

Job Detail

  • Qualification Degree Bachelor
  • Working Hours 9 am - 5 pm
  • Gender No Gender Restriction
  • Experience 7 years

Job Description

DURATION: 24 Months

LOCATION: Albany, NY – Onsite


  • Programmer – Creates computer software. May specialize in one area of computer software or may write code for many kinds of software.
  • 60 months experience in system analysis, program design, and program and unit testing.
  • 60 months experience in on call and after-hours production system monitoring, error diagnosis, debugging, and mitigation of issues.
  • Senior 60 – 84 months: Candidate is able to work independently, without assistance and provides guidance to others. May have an advanced education.
  • 60 months structured programming in ANSI-74 and/or ANSI-85 COBOL in a mainframe environment.
  • 36 months experience with TSO, ISPF, in an IBM MVS environment as a COBOL developer.
  • 36 months application development using CICS COBOL, DB2 SQL, and JCL.

Day-to-Day tasks

  • The consultant will be responsible for writing, testing, debugging new and existing COBOL/CICS/JCL code based on program area knowledge, conceptual and technical design specifications. The activities include, but are not limited to:
  • mplement program changes and provides user support as required.
  • Ensure application documentation is complete, organized, accessible, and follows office standards.
  • Write and test procedures, parameters and other specifications required to implement COBOL programs.
  • Develop or assist with the development of unit, component and program test plans.
  • Assist with and provide on call and after hours production system monitoring, error diagnosis, debugging, and mitigation of issues.
  • Design and write COBOL/CICS/JCL code based on previously developed and approved program specifications.
  • Develop and Modify DB2 SQL statements.

Required skills