Senior Mainframe Developer

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    West Yorkshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits & flexible working

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    Jenny Rostron

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Senior Mainframe Developer
Location - West Yorkshire
Salary - Competitive plus bonus, extensive benefits and flexible working!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Mainframe Developer, working for a leading client based in West Yorkshire. You will be required to understand and interpret technical specifications, and turn them into working code, using a mix of technologies.

Ideally, you'll have solid experience in the full development life cycle, including requirements gathering, systems / business analysis and technical development.

Role Responsibilities

  • Develop, test and implement code to the department and industry technical specifications and standards.
  • Perform maintenance programming and correction of identified defects.
  • Create, document and implement test plans.
  • Produce timely documentation and ensure proposed solutions are fit for purpose.
  • Work to plans / deadlines provided, escalating issues as appropriate.
  • Provide ad-hoc analysis, reports and business support as required
  • Ensure that IT and business users are aligned at all times on the project aims and deliverables.
  • Ensure issues raised by business users are appropriately evaluated, prioritised and resourced.
  • Build and maintain working relationships with key business users.
  • Proactively improve existing skills, taking on new technical skills as appropriate, and continuously seek to expand business knowledge.
  • Work closely with other systems teams to improve cross-team resolution of issues, where appropriate.

Your Skills and Experience

  • JCL
  • IBM DB2
  • Desirable Technical Skills
  • JAVA
  • CICSWeb
  • General/Standard SQL
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)

What to expect in return

  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • ShareSave Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Flexible working