Connex on Mainframe Developer(Assembler Development Exp)

  • Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • FIS Global
  • 23 Mar 19

Connex on Mainframe Developer(Assembler Development Exp)

Career level professional individual contributor role. Experienced, fully qualified professional with a full understanding of their area of expertise. Works independently on problems of diverse scope.
Job Summary
Design, code, test, implement, maintain and support applications software that is delivered on time and within budget. Work closely with customers, business analysts and team members to understand business requirements that drive analysis and design of quality technical solutions ensuring alignment with business and IT strategies and complying with FIS architectural standards.
What you will be doing:

  • Provides application software development services or technical support typically in a defined project.
  • Develops program logic for new applications or analyses and modifies logic in existing applications.
  • Codes, tests, debugs, documents, implements and maintains software applications.
  • Maintains, tests and integrates application components.
  • Makes recommendations towards the development of new code or reuse of existing code
  • Ensures system improvements are successfully implemented.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of FIS systems and the financial services industry.
  • Analyses requirements and translates business requirements into product designs.
  • Writes technical specifications and other forms of documentation.
  • Suggests technical alternatives and improves/streamlines processes and systems.
  • Completes project assignments and special projects commensurate with job expectations.
  • Conducts planning, analysis and forecasting activities to plan projects and tasks.
  • May participate in component and data architecture design, performance monitoring, product evaluation and buy vs. build recommendations.
  • May provide leadership and/or guidance to other technical professionals.
  • Other related duties assigned as needed.
  • Comply with all FIS policies and procedures
  • Other related duties assigned as needed.
What you bring:
  • Knowledge of methods, tools andtechnology used in application development testing
  • Knowledge and use of quality management methods, tools andtechnology used to create and support defect-free, application software that meets needs of client/business partner
  • Knowledge of basic principles, processes, phases and roles of application development methodologies
  • Knowledge of primary database engines with a demonstrated ability to write complex queries to be used for data validation and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of functions, features and components of existing and planned operating systems and applications
  • Skill in understanding and focusing on the client needs
  • Skill in analysis, solid decision-making and problem solving
  • Ability to deliver results under pressure
  • Ability to demonstrate interpersonal and teambuilding skills working with technical and non-technical individuals
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Team skills, including the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships both internally as well as externally
  • Organizational and time management skills required
  • Self-starter with proven ability to work independently
  • Excellent customer service skills that build high levels of customer satisfaction for internal and external customers
Technical Skills and Abilities
  • Mainframe / ZOS
  • DB2 Database usage
  • ISPF
  • SQL
  • Mainframe programming languages such as COBOL and Assembler (Highly Desirable)
  • JCL
  • Knowledge of Payments Messaging, in particular, AS2805 and ISO/Visa/MasterCard Message Standards (Highly Desirable)
  • Knowledge of Connex on IBM (Highly Desirable)