$80K — $100K *
The Senior Mainframe Software Developer will take a key lead role on a major mainframe modernization at GM. The job provides an exciting opportunity to work in a past faced environment utilizing a modern development toolkit with the introduction of Dev Ops tools and practices for the GM Mainframe.
In this role the developer is responsible for developing or enhancing software applications using sound, repeatable, systematic and quantifiable approach to application development on a foundation of industry best practices and in accordance with GM's software development/project methodology (Agile mostly). The Software Developer will lead to the definition of technical features and stories and will work hands-on writing code based on requirements and system specifications (features and user stories). Development activities will include updating existing software and/or developing new programs to address a specific need or solve a particular business or technical problem.
The role will include estimation, analysis, design, programming, unit/integration testing, deployment, code debugging and job scheduling whenever applicable. Level 3 support will be a project requirement. This developer will work in a highly collaborative and increasingly Agile environment and will assume a key role for various new solutions within GM’s Global Purchasing and Supply Chain business
This is a role that would suit someone with at least 15 years of Mainframe skills, who is a strong team player with a positive, confident attitude and a flexible approach.
Prospective candidates will need creativity, decision-making skills, a drive for results, the ability to develop peer relationships, a strong technical learning capability, excellent communication skills and a strong work ethic. Being self-starter and able to work independently are must-have attributes.
Additional Job Description:
In addition, the candidate will possess some or all of the following skills:
Estimation, Analysis, Design, Design reviews, Coding, Code reviews, unit testing in small increments of work (mainframe) Troubleshooting (root cause analysis) and debugging applications in different mainframe programming languages Software testing and quality assurance Document software code and ensure that technical documentation i.e. configuration guides, install guides, system designs, others meet requirements Develop and Integrate software with existing systems Maintain standards compliance Perform Level 3 support for GPSC mainframe applications currently running in Production Estimate, and design small increments of work for other developers Mentor less experienced team members and apprentices Report status of assigned software development and/or maintenance tasks consistently following the specified software development methodology Promote improvements in lean software engineering practices such as test-driven development, continuous integration, and continuous delivery Communicate effectively with a positive and confident attitude
Required Qualifications and Technical skills:
Valid through: 11/2/2020
$80K — $100K
19 days ago