Employment Requirements
This opportunity is not open to C2C relationships or visa sponsorship.

Job Description
COBOL Programmer Consultant – 100% Remote Opportunity
Utility experience is preferred

The position is responsible for providing application development/support of the company Customer Relationship System which is written in COBOL. There is development work from a project-based perspective that the successful candidate will be contributing to that will require them to work closely with other team members and clients to develop solutions to enhance existing business processes. Projects range from major to minor enhancements on existing systems, as well as new development.


Responsibilities
Analyze, evaluate, test, debug, document, and implement complex software solutions in support of the PHOENIX Customer Relationship System
Code and test solutions based upon the technical designs utilizing the methodologies, procedures, architectures and standards of the system and to be able to incorporate these into the construction process for the system
Develop and maintain existing system documentation
Support testing teams
Ensure solutions provide system stability by following application standards and development/support methodologies
Communicate status to client stakeholders, project managers, team leads, team members and management
Provide after-hour technical support as needed
Monitor program execution for expected performance and trouble shoot issues
Use design and coding methods in specific programming languages to initiate or enhance program execution and functionality


Qualifications
Strong COBOL, DB2, SQL, JCL knowledge are required
Experience with HTML5, CICS, CICS Web Support, JavaScript, JQuery and MQSeries is helpful but not required
Experience with mainframe tools: TSO, ISPF, File-Aid, $avers, BMC, Xpediter, SCLM is beneficial
Knowledge or experience with mainframe and web development is beneficial
Strong problem-solving skills are required
Strong knowledge and experience in complex SQL and emphasis on performance tuning
Ability to adapt to changing roles and changing priorities
Must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, focus on customer service and the ability to work well independently or in teams
Must demonstrate strong analytical and excellent communication skills

Skills Required
COBOL
DB2
SQL
JCL

Skills Preferred
JavaScript
JQuery
MQSeries
TSO
ISPF
File-Aid
$avers
BMC
Xpedite
SCLM


*Solü Technology Partners provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.