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Principal Developer (COBOL, CICS, IBM SYSPLEX)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Information Technology

Job Description

Our Global Custody platform is being modernized for resiliency, capacity and positioning for migration to DBII and enhancing the user experience.


This role will be an internal technical Subject Matter Expert for CICS COBOL, VSAM DBII with extensive knowledge of IBM SYSPEX, Record Level Sharing, MQ sharing and Coupling Facility. This position will be used to assist/guide project Leads and developers in the use of the previously mentioned Mainframe skill sets. The role will provide hands on guidance to team members in the techniques needed to leverage the benefits of a SYSPEX environment.  


Principal Developer->> Consults with internal business groups to provide high-level application software development services or technical support. Provides comprehensive senior-level technical consulting to IT management and senior technical staffs. Evaluates compliance with the organization's technology standards. Works with internal business groups on implementation opportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group. Guides and consults with IT management and technical staffs regarding use of emerging technologies and associated services. Participates in defining corporate implementation and integration strategies of new technologies. Advocates for innovative, creative technology solutions. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives. 


Extensive knowledge of COBOL, CICS, IBM SYSPLEX, Coupling Facility, Record Level Sharing and MQ sharing. 7-10 years of hands on experience with this tool set and the ability to share that knowledge with development teams to guide our modernization projects.  
Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, 10-12 years of experience in software development required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

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:

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: 45198
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Investment Services Technology-HR13644
Requisition Number: 1801040