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Mainframe Programmer

Optimize Manpower Solutions, Inc. St Louis, MO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: Mainframe Programmer
Location: St Louis, MO
Duration: Full Time

Job Description:

  • Highly motivated, always learning and willing to partner with their leadership team, project teams, and clients to solve complex IT and business problems.
  • They have a positive attitude that sets the tone for their team.
  • Most importantly, they embrace unique culture by sharing their knowledge and experience with our team through collaboration, group work and peer review.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. The individual will be reporting to the program manager.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and extend high performance, test-driven code that meets requirements and is scalable and maintainable
  • Participate in all stages of the software development cycle, including designing and developing new system architecture and improvements
  • Developing, deploying and managing software across the full Continuous Delivery life-cycle.
  • Leading and mentoring other engineers as well as liaising with other parts of the business.
  • Provide Hands-on problem solving with a willingness to do whatever it takes to complete an objective.
  • Wisely develop practical solutions, sometimes even at the expense of purity.
  • Plan and negotiate with peers to meet deadlines.
  • Worked in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software
  • On call production support

Required Qualification:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio)
  • Knowledge of Sharepoint, JIRA, ALM preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline required

Preferred Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline required

Required Experience:

  • COBOL Developer with 10 - 15 years of Mainframe application development (Cobol, Cobol II, Enterprise Cobol syntax and compiler functions) experience is required.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience in designing and developing applications using COBOL, COBOL II, Enterprise COBOL syntax and compiler functions
  • Experience in batch and online concepts
  • Experience in below mainframe environment, processes, and tools
  • Job control Language (JCL)
  • Control M
  • FTP
  • JIRA
  • Remedy
  • SSIS
  • SQL
  • SDSF System Display & Search Facility
  • Experience in the below Database tools
  • IDMS, Oracle, SQL Server
  • Query Tools (Culprit, Easytrieve, OLQ)

Required Skills:

  • Passion for ensuring systems are easy to deploy, operate and maintain

Optimize Manpower Solutions, Inc.

About our Company: - Optimize Manpower Solutions, Inc. is responsible for carrying out the recruitment process and is a service provider for 22nd Century Technologies. 22nd Century Technologies is a business enterprise that supports demanding staffing programs for Corporations and State and Local Government Agencies. Its journey began in 1997 by supporting large Federal contracts which nudged us in the direction of creating large candidate pools across the country. Over the last 20 years, we have built a strong business model that is carefully constructed to deliver on multiple facets. We have proven past performance of providing services that exceed our clients' expectations. Today 22nd Century technologies supports clients in all 50 states and has grown to be a company that is trusted and sought for providing a complex mix of workforce solutions. With a firm grip on the entire spectrum of staffing solutions, we have placed more than 500,000 skilled resources and delivered 15 million+ man-hours. “22nd Century Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer" and “US Citizens & all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply." Optimize Manpower Solutions, Inc. is proud to service TSCTI recruitment needs with Our Global Delivery model with 110 recruiters, data miners and research analysts working across multiple time zones is backed by an internal database of 2.4 million resources across all major industries. Check us out at


St Louis, MO