Mainframe Programmer

Company: Revolution Technologies ( Learn More )

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Job Description Mainframe Programmer

Opportunity and growth are two words that express this exclusive opportunity Mainframe Programmer  position that is open now. Work in Columbia, SC. We are seeking a candidate that works well in a team environment and is looking for stability in their next job. Sincere, down to earth, and someone with the understanding of the importance of hard work is greatly cherished with our client.


Daily Responsibility:

Maintenance, support and enhancement of the Companion Life systems. On-Call rotation is also required

Candidate Background:

As CLIFE Systems are older they use VSAM, Cobol as well as APPS generator is required. Eazytrieve, DB2, SQL, JCL, Endeavor as well as debugging tools, Microsoft Office, MQ, CICS would be required


All CLIFE Systems which include: Membership, Billing, Financial, Reporting, etc.

Working Relationship:

Mostly inside the team but we do interface with the I/S Matrix and Customer on our efforts.


SD, Analyst, Developer dependent on the effort.

Team Size: 10

Working Hours:

40 hours a week with occasional OT for a immediate high profile efforts. Oncall rotation once every 6+ weeks may result in some calls for Production Cycle abends.

*US Citizen or Green Card Holder  only*

Job Requirements

20% Provide expertise regarding the integration of applications across the business. Conceive, design, and implement structures and programs to business systems software.

15% Act as an internal consultant, advocate, mentor, and change agent providing expertise and technical guidance on complex projects. Work closely with customers, business analysts, and team members to determine business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions.

Ensure solutions are aligned with business and IT strategies and comply with the organization’s architectural standards.

15% Provide design recommendations based on long-term IT organization strategy. Make recommendations towards the development of new code or reuse of existing code. Responsibilities may also include participation in component and data architecture design, performance monitoring, product evaluation and buy versus build recommendations.


15% Perform analysis, design, programming, and implementation on systems and procedures to solve complex business or scientific problems. Develop enterprise-level applications and custom integration solutions. Evaluate complex interrelationships in immediate programming area to determine how changes in one program will affect another related area.


15% Develop programming and development standards. Devise new sources of data and develop new approaches and techniques.  Involved in the full systems life cycle and is responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting application software that is delivered on time and within budget.


15% Provide guidance to lower level programmers/analysts. Lead, plan, organize, and/or coordinate complex projects or phases of large projects. Determine and resolve problems with other systems analysts, programmers, and systems users.


5% Test designed programs, verify logic, perform any necessary "debugging," and write the documentation.

*US Citizen or Green Card Holder  only*