Mainframe Developer

  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #5153

DataStaff, Inc is seeking a Mainframe Developer for a long-term contract opportunity with one of our direct clients located in Raleigh, NC.

This position will require compliance with any COVID-19 vaccination policies that are promulgated by DataStaff, Inc.’s client and/or federal, state, and local laws.

*The selected candidate will be allowed to work remotely until all staff return to site. At that point the candidate will be required to come onsite. The candidate will need to come onsite the first day to collect equipment.


  • Analysis of complex legacy program modules, coding and testing of new and existing modules for major modifications to legacy applications.
  • Analyze, define, and document requirements for data and business processes
  • Design, document, and coordinate desired changes to legacy modules
  • Document the program and project deliverables as assigned
  • Analyze and estimate feasibility and compatibility with other programs and projects
  • Provide quality control for project deliverables

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in corporate or government as programmer analyst.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience exposing CICS and COBOL programs as web services via CICS Transaction Server (CTS)
  • Proven experience in programming techniques, programming languages in the mainframe environment.
  • Proven knowledge of principles and techniques of computer programming, testing, debugging, implementation and documentation.
  • Proven experience with analysis and design.
  • Excellent communication skill (written, verbal, presentations)
  • Excellent organization, analytical, planning and scheduling skills
  • Ability to resolve highly complex problems.
  • Proven experience with financial processes analysis and modification.
  • Self-starter who can work with a large and diverse team of business, management and IT individuals.
  • Demonstrated experience working with large project teams.
  • Microsoft Suite experience (e.g, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), COBOL, CICS, TSO, MVS JCL, ENDEVOR, CA Tools, SQL, DB2 and VSAM.
  • Experience with State or county government (preferred)
  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Experience (preferred)
  • Experience with Enterprise Level Application Development spanning two or more business areas (preferred)

Required Skills:

  • 5 Years – IBM z/OS
  • 5 Years – COBOL/CICS/DB2
  • 5 Years – ENDEVOR
  • 5 years – CA DB2 Products
  • 2 Years – Business Systems Analysis

Desired Skills:

  • 2 Years – CICS Web Services
  • 1 Year – DMV Application Systems
  • 1 Year – Experience using .NET/C#.

This opportunity is available on a corp-to-corp basis or as a W2 position with a competitive benefits package. DataStaff, Inc. offers medical, dental, and vision coverage options as well as paid vacation, sick, and holiday leave. As many of our opportunities are long-term, we also have a 401k program available for employees after 6 months

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