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IT Mainframe Application Senior Developer
Ref No.: 17-04059
Location: New York, New York
NTT DATA, Inc., a top 10 global IT services company, has an immediate need for a Sr. Mainframe Application Developer for our client in NYC.

To apply for this position, please follow the link below or send your resume directly to For more information please call Kim Ladka at 732-362-2602.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

This candidate will become a member of the Application Development Services team for our clients Wealth Management Group and will be performing a variety of technical architecture and leadership roles mainly in the OCT Cost Basis Tax lot Accounting area. This position is for a hands-on Senior application developer who will be responsible for working with multiple business areas and IT groups and leading major application development projects.

Day to Day:
  • The position will start with responsibility for the current systems and processes, evolving to include re-architecture and re-engineering projects that support the strategic direction of the firm.
  • The candidate will manage full lifecycle software development projects utilizing onsite and offshore staff and consultants to meet the business requirements of the retail brokerage business areas
  • This role requires credibility and confidence interacting with leadership and staff members of the firm's business areas, branch offices and technology groups across the lifecycle of a project.
  • The candidate will play a Lead Developer in the Wealth Management Cost Basis Taxlot Accounting area
  • Specific assignments will depend on the size and complexity of the project but will generally include:
    • Analyzing existing designs and interfaces and creating design extensions or enhancements
    • Creating software solutions across multi-tier environments from ground up Interpreting business requirements, functional specifications, and visual system designs
    • Driving the development process, including working with Business Areas to schedule meetings, manage and develop staff, and keeping development work on track to meet datelines
    • Proactively identifying and managing issues to full resolution
    • Managing project tasks, phases, or work-streams to closure
Must Haves:
  • 7-10+ years developing/managing mainframe systems using DB2
    5+ year experience interpreting business requirements pertaining to IRS Cost Basis regulations and producing systems designs, creating/consuming interfaces with upstream and downstream systems, data in relational database environments (preferably DB2, SQL)
  • Experience performing planning, architectural design, technical analysis and development of medium to high complexity projects
  • Experience managing the day-to-day activities of a portfolio of applications and a technical development staff
  • Track record of delivering results in complex or ambiguous environments
  • Candidate should also have an entrepreneurial spirit and the flexibility to adapt as the business priorities evolve
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills and listening skills
  • Full systems development life cycle experience
  • Knowledge of trade processing, clearance, Back Office Financial Brokerage Operations processing
  • Expertise in Cobol, CICS and Database(SQL, DB2)Solid application and database design experience
  • Working knowledge of cross-platform mainframe, distributed and web technology desirable
  • Experience with middle office trades processing would be highly desirable

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.

Contractor Benefits:*
Employee Assistance Program
*benefits are available only to W2 contractors

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