Sr Engineer, Software Engineering ( mainframe )
Leads software engineering projects and creates the development and delivery of enhanced software solutions. Researches alternative technical solutions for changing business needs. Responsible for assuring the daily activities of the team meet the requirements of SLA’s. This position requires strong skills in mainframe environment.
•Successfully lead major projects and complex assignments with broad scope and long-term business implications. Create solutions with high level of innovation, cost effectiveness, high quality and faster time to market.
Lead day to day system development and maintenance activities of the team to meet service level agreements (SLAs). Collaborate with business and technical partners to identify and scope the opportunities.
•Develop overall strategic technical plan and create architecture proposals based on identified solution gaps. As recognized subject matter expert, lead planning, design and implementation of technical solutions. Perform PoCs (Proof of Concept) and help Department in the selection of Technology. Proactively create and maintain solution and technology road maps.
-Lead and guide team through all phases of the SDLC of an application.Provide technical training to the team. Assist with selection of technical resources for the projects.
ALL ABOUT YOU
•Required: Strong COBOL skills, Strong DB2 / SQL skills, Knowledge of File Transfer protocols & concepts , Micro focus COBOL knowledge and management.
Optional: CICS, JCL, Knowledge of Connect: Direct (IBM Product), InterPel (Optional), MUNIX skills, basic Java programming skills
•Ability to be high-energy, detail-oriented, proactive and able to function under pressure in an independent environment along with a high degree of initiative and self-motivation to drive results.
•Strong communication skills -- both verbal and written – and strong relationship, collaboration skills and organizational skills.