Application Engineer II (Mainframe)


Plymouth, MN

Industry: Financial Services


Not Specified years

Posted 346 days ago


Application Engineer II (Mainframe)- Plymouth, MN

 As an Application Engineer (supporting mainframe applications) at TCF you will, under general direction, devise and/or modify procedures to solve complex application problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.  This includes coding, testing, debugging, documenting, and maintaining those programs. You will be competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of application engineering activities, individually or within project team.


•     Design, develop and program custom software, define detailed application specifications, standards, and diagrams and develop coding logic flowcharts 
•     Code with COBOL, JCL, Easytrieve

  • ·         Develop overall systems design, research and evaluate vendor supplied applications, provide custom solution recommendations, and implement accordingly
  • ·         Analyze and review existing or proposed system features and integration, security, scalability and performance requirements with clients, business analysts, and team members
  • ·         Package in house developed applications for production or integrate vendor supplied applications
  • ·         Develop or modify software application design and specific modules
  • ·         Conduct testing of new or customized application modules to ensure application meets specifications
  • ·         Document functions and changes to new or modified modules, test activities/results, error handling and backup/recovery procedures
  • ·         Serve as support for ongoing maintenance and production issues. Rotate On-Call duties with other team members.
  • ·         Support software development lifecycle and apply and follow appropriate programming/engineering methodologies and best practices






•             Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other technical field or equivalent work experience


•            3 to 5 years of Application Engineering

•             Experience with Infor Financial Control System, DDA Soft APO and Fixed Asset systems

•             Sound knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

•             Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures, including Serena ChangeMan

•             Knowledge of design and programming techniques that provide security

•             Ability to debug code to troubleshoot and analyze defects

•             Sound understanding of application engineering concepts

•             Knowledge/experience with querying databases for data lookup/update