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Legacy Systems Specialist
Ref No.: 17-02250
Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Provides planning & design assistance for the interfacing or data exchange with other agency system or technologies.
  • Provide planning & design assistance and recommendations for the migration and conversion of legacy functions and data to new software, hardware, or computing platform environments.
  • Develop, modify, test, and update existing Legacy systems. This includes producing design, test, and user documentation as required, and interfacing with agency staff and/or other contractors in a collaborative manner.
  • Program, code, load, install, backup, repair, debug, reverse engineer, document, test, advise, cross train, and present as needed.
  • Execute Legacy System conversion plans and activities required of such plans, such as, allowing for parallel operations, failsafe, rollback, and roll forward strategies as needed.
  • Provide mentoring, training, ad coaching to IT project teams as required.
  • Work directly with agency staff, as well as vendors and, when necessary, other state agencies in fulfilling and carrying out the requirements of assigned Legacy Systems projects. 
  • Where documentation isn’t available, reverse engineer programs, functions, and system architectures, so as to reveal the source operation and document the I/O, data structures, and sequencing of operations within a Legacy environment.
Required Skills:
  • Provide emergency Legacy System support during system failures or when critical deadlines appear. 
  • 5-15 years of experience. Commercial and Custom Systems with some Certifications required