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Application Architect
Role/Title: -Application Architect
Client: State of IOWA
Remote,  IOWA
Agency Interview Type: Either Web Cam or In Person Interview

General Description

DHS is looking for a Software Developer/Programmer (AA1) – Mainframe Developer/Analyst to analyze/develop/test/migrate code for our legacy mainframe systems (COBOL, JCL, ADSO/IDMS).

Job Description :

DHS is looking for a Software Developer/Programmer (AA1) – Mainframe Developer/Analyst to analyze/develop/test/migrate code for our legacy mainframe systems (COBOL, JCL, ADSO/IDMS).  As knowledge transfer happens and experience with our mainframe systems the position will help transition and build bridges to new non-mainframe systems at the same time helping keep the current legacy systems compliant.

Required Skills:

Demonstrated through prior experience the ability to:

•  The role is more of a technical analyst/developer.

•  Trace and document data system logic and flows by reading & analyzing JCL, COBOL programs, CICS definitions, ADSO/IDMS programs     and 3rd party utility control cards, IDCAMS, SYNCSORT and other common mainframe data manipulation processes. 

•  Extracting and documenting Business Rules embedded in Mainframe programs, third party utilities, and other data manipulation products.     This includes both business and functional aspects of the business rules.

•  Understanding, analyzing and documenting current Mainframe logic and flows and work with users and business teams to correlate how the     systems support the current business, Federal and State requirements.

 •  Must complete assigned task; communicate accurate and useful status updates; follow quality standards; Ability to work in a team             environment; strong communication skills; both written and spoken.

•  Perform on-call duties for nightly and weekend batch cycles

•  Attention to details is a must since the documentation generated would be the basis of system rewrites.

•  Very clear, strong and precise Verbal and written communication skills are needed in order to work and coordinate with multiple teams.

•  Prior DHS experience would be a plus.

•  Work independently with little supervision or guidance.

•  Demonstrates a willingness to independently dive in and learn new systems, processes, and business functionality.

 Skills Matrix :

MVS JCL and Procs   5 years Required
COBOL          5 Years Required
Required          5 years Required
CICS             5 years Required
Use of File Aid for Analysis of Files  5 years Required
Familiarity with Panvalet or another Source Control repository on the mainframe  5 years Required
Defining and documenting existing Business Processes    5 years Required
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio. etc. 5 years Required 
Build solutions within the specified project timelines
Accurately prepare written correspondence that is coherent, grammatically correct, effective, professional and engaging.
5 years Required
Demonstrated ability of high levels of interpersonal and communication skills.  5 years required
Demonstrated ability of self-motivation, self-direction, and able to work with little or no supervision. 5 years Required
Previous experience with scheduling software (Control-M preferred) 5 Years Required
Demonstrate ability documenting and proposing architecture for non-Mainframe Systems. Highly Desired

Thanks & Regards,
IT Recruiter
Lucid Technologies Inc
O: 214-385-4144 Ext: 216
F: 214-889-5857­­­
W: www.LucidTechINC.com