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Mainframe Developer (Cobol, DB2, CICS, JCL)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; New York, New York
Information Technology


Job Description

BNYM Technology has a mission to provide our business partners with technology based solutions that enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions maintained on a stable and secure infrastructure, and to provide our employees with the tools and means to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.

 

This primary responsibility of this role is to provide technical design and development for strategic project initiatives for global cash applications.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Active contribution to Application Software development including requirements analysis, testing, performance tuning, optimization, re-use, and scalability of products; demonstrate creative, critical thinking, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Responsible and participate in detailed design, creation of test plan and test data, perform end-to-end testing and ensuring timely delivery of the solution
  • Demonstrate excellent software development skills. Strong experiences in implementation of Mainframe and associated technology such as Cobol, DB2, CICS, JCL is a must. IBM WebSphere MQ, VSAM is a plus
  • Work on mission critical systems that employ complex batch and on-line processing.
  • Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved. Contributes to defining time tables and project plans. Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs.
  • Conducting performance testing and implementing best practices to improve the efficiency of legacy code.


Specialist Developer->> Provides application software development services or technical support in more complex situations. May also be responsible for requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation. Has thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle. Conducts reviews of the test Plan and test Data. May allocate/ coordinate work within a team/project. Analyzes, defines and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks, controls, and outputs using BNY Mellon's standard development methodology. Coordinates coding, testing, implementation and documentation of solution. Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved. Contributes to defining time tables and project plans. Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs. Conducts analysis of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems. Proposes innovative, creative technology solutions. Contributes to the achievement of related teams' objectives. Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, 6-8 years of experience in software development required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required.
  • Six to eight (6-8) years of experience in software development required.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work in a team environment.
  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
  • Experience in leading and collaborating with global developers.
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Strong design and analytical skills, effective problem solver and self-starter.
  • Up to date knowledge of design and development tools.
  • Able to articulate solutions of various levels of complexity through technical discussions.
  • Can work collaboratively to perform troubleshooting, root-cause analysis, and solution development.

 

Required Skills

  • COBOL
  • IBM DB2
  • CICS
  • JCL

 

Preferred Skills

  • IBM Websphere MQ
  • VSAM Files
  • Stored Procedures with DB2
  • QMF/Spufi/FileAid/Insync
  • Freezeframe, Dumpmaster, CA ESP Scheduler

 



For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Internal Jobcode: 45144
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Investment Services Technology-HR13644
Requisition Number: 1801029