Senior Mainframe Developer Analyst

  • Techlink Systems Inc.
  • Mar 19, 2020
Full time Accounting Banking Developer Finance Information Technology

Job Description

The Senior Developer Analyst is responsible for Application Development, Production Support and Enhancement Services for CASS application.

  • Help determine and capture future business requirements
  • Facilitate and coordinates design sessions
  • Systems Design and Application Development in an IBM Mainframe environment
  • Support System Test, UAT, and project implementation
  • Research and Resolve production issues, troubleshooting of on-line and batch abends
  • Support nightly production batch process
  • Communicate issues with business and CASS teams
  • 10 plus years’ experience with software development methodologies
  • Must be experienced with all types of transmissions and encryptions from IBM zOS mainframe like FTP, SFTP, EDI, NDM, MFT, PGP.
  • Must be proficient with COBOL, DB2, MQ, and JCL
  • Must have experience with interface data mapping

Daily Tasks Performed

  • Provide Project management support to other PM's on larger Projects
  • Run smaller Projects on own by using standard PM tools in place
  • Supports and evaluates Project budgets & schedules
  • Supports multiple Project methodologies (Agile & Waterfall)
  • Gathers & Delivers complete documentation for estimates, for all Project phases
  • Determines Project resource allocation as well as determining ongoing support issues after go-live
  • Excellent written & communication skills required for this particular PM role

Wants

  • Experience in Automotive Finance industry preferred
  • Business knowledge of financial services, Understanding of financial services automotive lending, Customer Service, Payment Processing, Taxes, End of Term and Extension processes, Collections, Delinquency Tracking, Repossession, Charge Off, Recovery, Bankruptcy, and Accounting.
  • Solid familiarity with Agile & Waterfall test practices and deliverables for unit testing
  • Interpersonal style that fits the Company culture
  • Familiarity with the Salesforce Service & Marketing cloud platform a plus

Unique Skill Set Desired

  • Solid Project Management skills, excellent knowledge of MS Project, knowledge of other PM tools, techniques a must

Job Description

  • Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations
    Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately
  • Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources
  • Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed
  • Manages one or more crossfunctional projects of high complexity
  • Responsible for the management of one or more medium to largesized, moderately to highly complex projects

Academic/Experience/Competency

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Project Management certification or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is preferred.
  • Advanced ability to oversee and manage large, complex, diverse and strategic projects that impact the organization as a whole
  • Advanced understanding and ability to manage complex program and project budgets
  • Advanced ability in implementing program and project plans, monitoring progress, resource usage and quality
  • Advanced knowledge in conducting risk assessments and developing plans for eliminating or mitigating the risks identified
  • Advanced understanding of multiple project management disciplines

Business Experience

  • Sr. Level Experience
  • 7 to 10 years of IT work experience
  • 5 years managing projects