Job Description

Mainframe Operations System Programming & Support
Job Number: 19-12268
Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Mainframe Operations System Programming & Support for our client in New York, NY
Eclaro's client operates one of the world's largest energy delivery systems, constantly at the forefront of innovations in developing technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • The candidate will have the responsibility to maintain and support Emergency Control system and other Legacy mainframe application used primarily by Gas Emergency Response Center.
  • Establish necessary development and deployment ecosystem
  • Understand and document user requirements
  • Develop and maintain as per requirements
  • Model and design IMS/DB2 database, where necessary
  • Work with other teams and IT Support groups to establish necessary interfaces and ensure the solutions meet expected standards
  • Work with peer consultants/employees in our support group to ensure that production systems are supported as necessary
  • Help our Operations/Systems group to test new versions of IMS, DB2, MQ
  • Assist in testing Disaster Recovery, mainframe Fail-over
  • Support Emergency Control system during planned/unplanned mainframe outages
  • Job requires support as needed both off hours and on weekends
Required Experience:
  • Strong IMS/COBOL/DB2 candidate with a minimum of 5 years of experience in Cobol 4 and/or Cobol 6 programming
  • Candidate should also possess 2 plus years of experience in working under MVS ZOS mainframe Operating system, Mainframe JCL (Job Control Language) and mainframe production batch processes
  • Experience in DB2, DB2 stored process
Required Skills:
  • Be able to compile, bind and execute Cobol programs with or without IMS/DB2
  • Ability to code and debug IMS DB/DC (hierarchical databases/IMS on-line message processing), IMS BMP processing (Batch IMS programs)
  • Knowledge of IMS transaction processing
  • Ability to read basic MVS/IMS dumps and logs to determine point of failure to provide fail-safe software corrections/changes
  • Knowledge of MQ inter-system message communications to send and receive messages from and to other systems
  • Familiar with the software development cycle from initiation to implementation phase
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Homer Ballega
Homer Ballega | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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