Mainframe Programmer Resume Samples

A Mainframe Programmer is responsible for reviewing, analyzing, and modifying programming systems including testing, encoding, installing, and debugging a large-scale mainframe computer system. A well-drafted Mainframe Programmer Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – maintaining and developing online and batch application programs; developing and implementing disaster recovery plans; working with project members for developing specifications, diagrams and flowcharts; modifying procedures to resolve complicated problems, and developing code applications. Other duties include providing support during the testing phase and reporting daily status to technical delivery managers.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – strong understanding of structured analysis techniques; debugging skills; proficiency working with relational database DB2; experience working with COBOL, CICS, MVS, JCL, and VASAM; and complete knowledge of project lifecycle. A Computer Science or Engineering degree is seen on resumes.

Mainframe Programmer Resume example

Mainframe Programmer Resume

Objective : Consultant with 8 years of experience in requirement gathering, analysis, design, configuration, development, testing, implementation, maintenance & Production Support of RPAS based solutions and Mainframe applications. Technology summary Oracle Retek Tools: RPAS (MFP/Location Planning) Programming: Unix shell scripting, C++, Java,Cobol,Jcl,VSAM,CICS,XML,HTML.

Skills : Java, JCL, COBOL, PHP, Python, SQL.

Description :

    1. Involves foundation for a world-class systems platform for next-generation, innovative products, and services.
    2. Reviews of all the applications (ATS, Tracer, Quarter, Annual, ICS, Deposit) programs to eliminate the redundant and delete the dead code Create components to combine/isolate common routines Modularize unique business rules Redesign to utilize new DB2 relational structures.
    3. Involves in Data Base Conversions from Data Com queries to DB2 queries in Cobol Programming language and extensive testing of the applications.
    4. Interacts with the Client Business Analysts for better understanding of the D and Detailed Program Technical Specifications from Functional Specification and CR Document using templates and involved in documentation and reviews at various levels for Design Standards of Project Deliverables.
    5. Responsible for Estimation, analyzing the business requirement and preparing documents, Use Case diagrams, Functional requirement and traceability metrics.
    6. Involves in Impact Analysis, System Design, Development, writing new code and changing the existing code for batch applications and as well online applications and debugging the programs in MVS.
    7. Prepares of Test Plans and Test data for Unit Testing by performing the Production Data Analysis and Simulated the production scenario's in test regions.
    8. Analyzes and documents the information needed to complete data mappings and specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelors


Sr. Mainframe Programmer Resume

Summary : 12+ years of Mainframe Programmer experience in mainframe application development, maintenance and production support activities. Worked for global clients like United Parcel Service (UPS), Royal Mail Group (RMG), Zurich Insurance and Norwich Union insurance. Hands on experience with development projects, production support, enhancement, maintenance, onsite-offshore coordination, analysis, design, program specification , coding , testing and implementation activities Experienced in providing 24/7 Production Support for mainframe applications Involved in SOA (Service Oriented Architecture), CICS Web support (CWS) and Web Services projects.

Skills : COBOL, DB2, CICS, JCL, VSAM, SQL, SOX, CICS Web Support,.

Description :

    1. Involved in development of CICS Web Support and CICS Web Service programs.
    2. Created test plan , test cases and conducted testing Prepared of test data in unit and system test environments.
    3. Provided support for product testing and UAT and fixed defects.
    4. Performed data analysis and prepared reports as per requirement Responded to ad-hoc user queries and report requests Worked in migration and upgrades projects such as VSAM to DB2, DB2 V8 to V10 version upgrade and MQ upgrades.
    5. Created deployment plan and supported implementation activities.
    6. Prepared project plan and milestone dates for UPS enterprise releases  Involved in SOX (Sarbanes-Oxley Act) internal audits, review of Segregation of Duties, review of programmer access to production and fixing SOX exceptions.
    7. Attended Functional and business requirement sessions with business analyst and User Reps.
    8. Reviewed design documents with UPS SMEs, Architects, Project managers, interface application teams and support groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Jr. Mainframe Programmer Resume

Objective : 12+ years of IT industry experience in in mainframe application development, maintenance and production support activities.

Skills : COBOL, DB2, CICS, JCL, VSAM, SQL, SOX, CICS Web Support,.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Mainframe applications run in two data centers, multiple LPARS and uses multiple DB2 Subsystems.
    2. Responsible for applications receives millions of packages scans every day , stores in DB2 System, provide visibility to UPS.com and feeds scan details to operations & billing systems.
    3. Involved in development and production support activities in Customer Technology portfolio applications such as PRS (Package Repository System), OPLD ( Origin Package Level Data), eTT ( Electronic Tracking & Tracing) and PRN (Proactive Notifications).
    4. Involved in program developments and provided weekly status report to UPS application development managers Created test plan , test cases and conducted testing Provided support for product testing and UAT and fixed defects.
    5. Created deployment plan and supported implementation activities.
    6. Prepared project plan and milestone dates for UPS enterprise releases ( Jan, July and October) Attended Functional and business requirement sessions with business analyst and User Reps.
    7. Developed technical design documents (LLD, HLD) and interface documents from business requirement document Reviewed design documents with UPS SMEs, Architects, Project managers, interface application teams and support groups.
    8. Involved in delivery excellence quality audits, submitted proofs and responded to audit queries.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Mainframe Programmer I Resume

Objective : Mainframe Programmer with 8 years of experience in requirement gathering, analysis, design, configuration, development, testing, implementation, maintenance & Production Support of RPAS based solutions and Mainframe applications. Technology summary Oracle Retek Tools: RPAS (MFP/Location Planning).

Skills : Java, JCL, COBOL, PHP, Python, SQL.

Description :

  • Assists support and/or project personnel in resolving moderately complex program problems.
  • Works with client and management to resolve issues
    and validate programming requirements within their areas of responsibility.
  • Provides technical advice on complex programming.
  • Develops test plans to verify logic of new/modified programs.
  • Conducts quality assurance activities such as peer reviews.
  • Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.
  • Remains abreast of industry technical trends and new development
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Mainframe Programmer II Resume

Headline : Mainframe Programmer build new and amazing features in the Financial Services. Lead the work on the next generation of these technologies.

Skills : Oracle PeopleSoft Programmer, Oracle PeopleSoft DBA.

Description :

  • Investigates system and programming problems, proposes solutions and recommends design improvements for increased efficiency.
  • Handles complex programming assignments and develops mainframe applications using COBOL, CICS, VSAM and DB2.
  • Analyzes product requirements and translate them into detailed system functionality by working with internal organizations and/or clients
  • Develops architectural components and standards in support of business requirements.
  • Creates system and program test plans and procedures, develop test data and performs the unit testing ensuring that the programs perform according to program specifications,
  • Mentors less experienced programmers in the coding, testing and debugging of application programs.
  • Works on innovative and exciting new technologies and solutions
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.E

Mainframe Programmer III Resume

Summary : Over 8+ years of hands on experience in Mainframe application development. Extensive experience in the IT industry, involved with full project life cycle, complete Software Development Life Cycle SDLC. Extensive Knowledge in requirement gathering, analysis, design, development, implementation, testing, integration deployment, documentation and maintenance of Mainframe applications.

Skills : Cobol, DB2, CICS, IMS, MQ, FTP, RDZ.

Description :

  • Engages deeply with C-level executives to define and execute these enterprise-level transformation programs.
  • Creates compelling business cases for the transition to the cloud by identifying motivators and drivers that unlock business value for our customers.
  • Develops migration project proposals with a clearly articulated plan of action, effort estimates and delivery timelines.
  • Develops strategic relationships with AWS technology and systems integrator partners focusing on Mainframe Modernization.
  • Works experience in Banking, Payments, Insurance or other segments within the Financial Services Industry.
  • Experiences in leading the assessment, discovery and planning phases of mainframe migration projects.
  • Experiences with mainframe data migration, and with integrating distributed systems applications with applications on the mainframe.
  • Experiences with tools for mainframe code analysis, code re-hosting or emulation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S.

Asst. Mainframe Programmer Resume

Objective : 11 years of hands on experience in Mainframe Development. Experience in analysis, design, documentation, development, testing, implementation, maintenance. Well adept in development lifecycle involved within the Mainframe development. Experience as a Mainframe developer with good knowledge of COBOL, DB2, JCL, VSAM, CICS and other technical areas related to mainframe and ZOS operating system.

Skills : COBOL, CICS, Db2, VSAM, JCL, INTERTEST.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Total Benefit Outsourcing Affiliated Computer Services, Inc.
    2. Responsible for ACS HR Solutions offers various Retirement plans as part of the Defined Contribution, Defined Benefit and Health & Welfare services.
    3. Provides a variety of services for business disciplines relating to Defined Contribution, Defined Benefit and Health & Welfare.
    4. Responsible for Systems Maintenance, Business and Systems Analysis, Business and systems support, Business and systems testing, Business and Mainframe ITO services.
    5. Supports TBO is RKS (Recordkeeping system) and OMNIPLUSResponsibility: Responsibility: Analysis of quick job Utility functions, Design and Coding equivalent programs in Cobol.
    6. Completes impact and root cause analysis, Creation of High-level Design documents and Technical Specification documents, Coding Unit testing, and End to End System testing and Regression Testing Interacting with offshore/Onshore team for resolving issues.
    7. Works as Code review coordinator and QA audit coordinator.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors

Associate Mainframe Programmer Resume

Headline : Mainframe Programmer provides solutions and services spanning all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Developed new control cards, copybooks, programs and JCL Responsible for making modifications and enhancements to the existing JCL.
    2. Performed unit testing and peer reviews.
    3. Installed all the required components in production before install.
    4. Tracked and solved issues if any arised after instaling in production.
    5. Recorded defects in defect tracking system.
    6. Created change record and adhere to change management process Involved in production check out.
    7. Demonstrable experience with PCM on Mainframe.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Lead Mainframe Programmer Resume

Summary : Have 5+ years of experience in Systems Analysis, design, development, testing, Implementation and Maintenance of applications under IBM Mainframes (Z-OS, OS 360) System. Having working Domain experience in the areas of Healthcare and Automotive/ manufacturing domains. Have worked on Waterfall (SDLC) Software development Methodologies.

Skills : Mainframe, COBOL, Db2, VSAM, CICS, IMS, Java.

Description :

    1. Generated the COBOL code with MQ-series for information flow.
    2. Generated code with IMS/DC and communicated with IMS/DB and DB2 database in background.
    3. Extensively used IBM debugger utility for debugging the code.
    4. Generated codes to read (query), update, delete entries from DB2/VSAM files.
    5. Prepared design specifications and reviewing program specifications for development.
    6. Prepared test plan and performing Unit testing.
    7. Used File Manager for various purposes Co-coordinating with the Onshore to get the requirements.
    8. Participated in unit testing and system testing.
    9. Visualized part cost saving generated through technological advancement and product structure changes or through price negotiation changes with vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's

Mainframe Programmer Resume

Objective : Experienced analyst with 14 years as a quality assurance analyst, business analyst, and actuarial analyst. Provides premium software support and services to Ensono mainframe clients as they relate to Mainframe IMS systems.

Skills : Mainframe Developer, COBOL, JCL, SLA, VSAM.

Description :

  • Configures and manages IMS in a parallel sysplex environment
  • Develops innovation, strategies, processes and best practices in IMS systems programming
  • Reviews new versions of IMS for functionality, advising how they benefit the client
  • Troubleshoots and solves of IMS System and database issues
  • Evaluates change requests and determine impact to assigned clients
  • Responsible for Vendor consultations for problems and questions
  • Responsible for DR recovery of application objects
  • Troubleshoots and solves production database issues
  • Supports multiple customers for after hours on-call
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's