DB2 DBA Applications/Cobol Developer
Systemware PS - Atlanta, GA

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Systemware Professional Services delivers innovative technology services to companies that are leaders in their industries. Our consulting team helps turn a business vision into reality.
We are now hiring technology consultants with the following skillset to work with us on an important client project:
DB2 Developer/DBA, COBOL Application Development Contractor

Job Overview:
Fortune 500 company, seeks an energetic problem solver with technical proficiency in the area of COBOL, DB2, DBA, analysis and design principles. This applicant must be highly motivated to meet project deadlines and technology challenges. The technical developer will work directly with Client's technical team to understand technical and data requirements. The candidate will perform requirements, design, technical design, build, unit test, system test and support user acceptance test. The candidate's primary responsibility will be to develop new applications while adhering to established change control policies and prescribed procedures.
Location: Midtown Atlanta,
Education: 4-yr College Degree preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related field

Lead the conversion of multiple databases written in IDMS to DB2.
Work with business owners to gather requirements, prepare functional specifications, form project plans and communicate progress throughout the software development lifecycle.
Work with the technical team lead to review, analyze and define requirements for development of the replacement application.
Analyze and design technical solutions for complex business requirements.
Has the ability to create efficient SQL queries and understands how to optimize them for performance.
Identify and resolve programming problems by following routine methods and established system development methodologies.S

Job Qualifications:S kills:Required:
6-9 years of application development using DB2
3 -5+ years of experience performing DB2 DBA application functions
build and maintain ddl to create database objects on TEST systems
Stored procedures
Image copies/reorgs if needed
Knowledge of DB2 utilities, IBM DB2 Admin Tools and IBM DB2 Table Editor
Disciplined in the area of application change control using a Source Manager such as Changeman.
Extensive design experience.
Ability to produce high quality code for production use.
Knowledge of all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, coupled with solid teamwork ethic and customer focus.
Experience with MS Office applications.
Must be independent and self-motivated, with a knack for taking the initiative, overcoming obstacles.
Strong understanding relational (conceptual, logical, physical) data models.

Experience with IDMS
Experience with SAS
Experience with Changeman
E xperience with Scheduling software
Experience with Xpediter
Experience with MQ Series
Experience with TMON for DB2
E xperience with HPSM problem/request system
All applicants must be legally eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. (Systemware PS does not subcontract) Out-of-town candidates must be willing to pay their own relocation and interview costs.
If you are looking to advance your career, applying for a job with Systemware PS is a smart move. Systemware PS is committed to long-term growth by building relationships with the most innovative, talented IT professionals. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to jasman.smith@systemwareps.com or call 404-250-8763 to discuss your career goals. Let's take the next step together!
Systemware and Systemware Professional Services are Equal Opportunity Employers (M/F/D/V).