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iSeries Senior Programmer Analyst

Posted on Sep 29, 2020 by Responsive Search, Inc.

Deerfield, IL 60015
Immediate Start
$50 - $65 Hourly

This position will be required to assist IT Managers and Business Stakeholders with project planning and execution. This position receives minimal supervision/guidance.

Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Performs and/or directs all aspects of the application development life cycle process
  • Analyzes and documents complex business requirements.
  • Translates business requirements into programming and database specifications to be used by development resources.
  • Presentation of designed solutions to the Project Manager and client audience
  • Provides estimates of proposed work
  • Assists in project planning and execution
  • Tracks and reports issues/project status on a regular basis
  • Provides the necessary safeguards and appropriate software interfaces between applications to ensure data integrity.
  • Develops and performs test cases for unit, integration, and system testing
  • Performs secondary quality assurance testing
  • Performs secondary code reviews. Enforces established procedures and practices.
  • Assists in client testing
  • Directs Programmer/Analyst activities in support of the project
  • Coordination with IT Operations to review implementation and support plans
  • Ensures proper and complete change management documentation
  • Follows Application Development team standards, guidelines, and procedures

Technical expertise and knowledge

This position requires a high level of technical acumen in the following areas:

  • Current supported ISeries operating system versions.
  • iSeries DB2 database design, definitions, and functionality
  • Current supported programming languages:
    • RPG/III
    • RPG/IV
    • CL
    • DDS
    • SQL, interactive and Embedded in RPG programs
    • RPG/IV Free-Form a plus
    • RPG/IV-ILE Modular Concepts a plus

General knowledge and capabilities

The nature of this position requires the following knowledge and demonstrable capabilities:

  • The ability to provide technical support for unexpected problems without compromising established schedules and commitments.
  • The ability to make appropriate decisions, independently and within a group setting.
  • The ability to stay abreast of technological advances and industry requirements to ensure the organization has the most appropriate, efficient systems and solutions available.
  • Must be willing and available to work varying hours to support the needs of the business.
  • The ability to communicate appropriately, both verbal and written, to all levels within the organization.
  • The ability to be a technical resource for lower level coworkers, offering guidance, training, and knowledge sharing.
  • The ability to coordinate the installation and support of new and/or modified solutions.
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks/responsibilities simultaneously.
  • The ability and resourcefulness to handle rapidly changing priorities, to support business demands.
  • The ability to remain productive while working within a team environment or as an individual resource.

Reference: 959494940

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