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Mainframe and C/Unix scripting support
Ref No.: 18-24197
Location: Shoreview, Minnesota
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 04/10/2018
Mainframe and C/Unix scripting support

Location: Shoreview, MN
Position: Fulltime Permanent

Experience:
6+ years of overall IT Experience in Z/OS Mainframe and CICS programming.
2+ Experience working with Shell Scripts in UNIX, IBM COBOL and TX-Series environment

Responsibilities:
Handle Development in Mainframe COBOL and CICS environment.
Troubleshoot and resolve batch and online failures in Z/OS environment, IBM COBOL C/UNIX Environment
Coordinate with BA's on requirement analysis for new projects, Develop solution, code and coordinate deployment of changes across environments.
Coordinate with external customers on file data transfer and ensure processing of the files within the Unix environment for creation of order data
Data setup for order processing and coordinate any data related failures with external partners
Provide dashboard/reports on need basis
Handle enhancement requests as part of project activities and perform testing of the changes prior to production move.
Fix recurrent issues/job failures and coordinate the move of the components to production
Explore opportunities for automation, plan and implement the same to reduce manual efforts.
Handle Critical paged(Priority 1 &2) in incident tickets on a 24*7 basis.

Required Skill Set:
IBM COBOL/Microfocus COBOL experience
Unix shell scripting knowledge with C language experience
Experience in DB2 and CICS programming concepts.
Experience working with VSAM data and utilities like Rexx and Eztrieve preferred
Experience working in a production support environment