Note:This position is remote initially due to COVID but will be onsite after it is deemed safe to return.
Staff supplementationApplication system development and support activities. Assignment in a state-wide mainframe COBOL/CICS/DB2 environment supporting the State Unemployment Insurance systems. This positions will assist applications development staff support mainframe COBOL/CICS, and DB2 systems. Candidates must have proven experience and understanding of the full system development life-cycle of applications development. DB2, VSAM, and CICS mainframe application experience and proficiency in COBOL development of code with very strong analytical skills ARE REQUIRED. Successful candidates must also have an excellent understanding of problem resolution and testing. These positions will function as part of the mainframe applications development support team, and will get their direction from lead workers within the unit. The successful candidates must have excellent oral and written communications skills, as well as excellent people skills.
Experience in FTP to Mainframe, MVS, COBOL/DB2/CICS, SAS, SQL, SPUFI, FILEAID, CHANGEMAN, Visio and JCL.
Business knowledge of Wisconsins unemployment insurance program and familiarity with State of Wisconsin application systems, procedures, and development standards.
Must Have Skills:
Analytical/problem solving skills.Excellent oral and written communication skills.Application Development and Support of CICS/DB2/COBOL/JCL Mainframe.Mainframe Application Experience (COBOL/CICS/JCL/SQL/IDMS/DB2) Including Ability to Identify and Create Test Data; Creating and Modifying Files and JCL in Order to Test the Accuracy of System Modifications.DB2.Cobol.JCL.SAS.SQL.Advanced Structured Analysis and Design for an online and batch DB2/CICS/MVS/Cobol/JCL Mainframe environment isomg SPUFI, SQL, FILEAID, ISIO or the like.Documenting requirements.Execution and Documentation of System & User Acceptance Test Plans, Test Scenarios and Test Results for a Large Client Server System.Experience as a developer in large, very complex organization.In-Depth Knowledge of System Development Life Cycle Deliverables for each Phase of Development.Requirements analysis.Requirements gathering.Changeman.Control M.