Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.
Your Role and Responsibilities
How we’ll help you grow:
You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
You'll have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you
Who you are:
You are a Mainframe Developer , who will be responsible for the management of all aspects of data and information (both structured and unstructured) from business requirements to logical and physical design in a IT solution. An ambitious individual who can work under your own direction towards agreed targets and goals, you have the ability to manage change and to work under stress. You are curious to learn as demonstrated by your up-to-date technical knowledge. You are a good team player and you are familiar with Agile methodologies and principles and/or have experience working in an Agile team. We seek an applicant who will thrive in an open, dynamic, flexible, fun, spirited, collaborative environment; an individual who desires creative freedom and the opportunity to work in a high performing team.
What you will do:
As a Mainframe Developer , you will:
Be responsible for the management of all aspects of data and information (both structured and unstructured) from business requirements to logical and physical design in a IT solution.
Cover a scope that spans the full information management lifecycle from data acquisition, data cleansing, transformation, classify and storage to presentation, distribution, security, privacy and archiving.
Manage all aspects of function, data information based on a physical data design, along with functional design provided by an architect.
Transform designs into IT solutions, including PL1, JCL, DB2 and OPC. Complex SQL’s, basic REXX and OPC.
Successfully deliver code, unit test, and support defect management
Conduct performance tuning of all backend jobs
Bring in best practices across all modules using Data Modeling (How to best partition based on the data distribution, and to optimize for front end application)
Automate / touchless application design and unit testing for all designs
Modernize mainframe applications
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Relevant years of experience as Developer in development & maintenance environments involving z/OS, PL1, DB2;
Extensive experience in developing batch jobs using JCL
Working knowledge of REST APIs including z/OS Connect EE
Ability to handle daily scrums and work closely with leads and scrum master and product owners to provide status on timely basis
Ability to prepare install scripts and code promotion procedure as well as build automation
Demonstrable experience in designing Physical Data Model, Logical Model & Modeling Techniques
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Knowledge of Design Information System Architecture
Additional advantage knowing z-test
Ability to pick up new areas and work on a Consultant Profile as well
About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM’s financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk. Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.
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Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.