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Mainframe / Programmer Cobol

Date:  Sep 22, 2022
Location: 

Roseville, CA, US, 95747-6645

Req ID:  12419

Summary

As a Mainframe/Cobol Programmer at Gainwell, you can contribute your skills as we harness the power of technology to help our clients improve the health and well-being of the members they serve — a community’s most vulnerable. Connect your passion with purpose, teaming with people who thrive on finding innovative solutions to some of healthcare’s biggest challenges. Here are the details on this position.

Your role in our mission

Design your career for growth, new possibilities and refining your valuable skills:​

  • Assists in overseeing relationships between application architects and development teams to ensure that product development and implementation are coordinated. Works with product development teams and senior designers in developing design requirements that are accurate and relevant to company needs. Recommends alternative courses of action as appropriate to meet requirement needs.
  • Reviews and analyzes gathered information in technical research; evaluates tools and methodologies to ensure that designs adhere to current industry, client and company standards. Develops and provides technical documentation, participates and oversees test-plan development, integration and deployment.
  • Assists in overseeing business process work sessions, project meetings and joint applications development sessions to ensure that product design decisions are communicated to departmental personnel.
  • Functions as a domain expert and works closely with software developers to explain the application design, and coordinates activities between the two functions to enhance product quality and efficiency. Participates in cost analysis studies to determine feasibility of approaches.
  • Utilizes experience in development methodologies, coding documentation, testing methodology and industry standards to define and develop project requirements, functional specifications and detailed design of application solutions for clients.
  • Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel. Guides the work of less experienced developers to create, maintain and communicate details of application designs to ensure that designs are according to specifications.
  • May provides technical consulting on complex projects. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results.

What are we looking for

  • More than 6 years’ experience writing Cobol code and JCL
  • Ability to work with mainframe tools including Abend-Aid, File-Aid, Xpeditor, Change Man. Basic Understanding of RDBMS databases including IDMS.
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Cycle and of SCM (software configuration management).
  • Strong understanding of unit and integration test scripting, and testing methodologies.
  • Strong understanding basic Database Administration. Medicaid experience highly desirable

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