Title: COBOL Programmer/ Analyst

Location: Austin Texas

Duration: 1+ year



MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS/DESCRIPTION:

The Worker shall provide the following services:

General Tasks
Review, modify, and test existing NATURAL2 programs and/or CICS COBOL programs, related JCL, and JOBTRAC Schedules.
Code and test new programs using NATURAL2 and/or CICS COBOL in accordance with TxDMV standards.
Develop test plans for all phases of testing.
Write specifications based on user requirements.
Document programs.
Participate in integration tests.
G. Gain approval of each deliverable in a meeting/walkthrough environment.

Create design documentation.
Provide support during non-standard business hours.
Conduct knowledge transfer to TxDMV personnel.
Problem Resolution
Diagnose production problems and perform resolutions.
Assist internal and external users in their production problem diagnosis and resolution.
Training
Train and document sufficiently to enable TxDMV personnel to provide maintenance and ongoing support to any code written during project assignments.
Log and document problems and solutions.
Provide on-the-job-training in problem resolution techniques.


WORKER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS


Minimum Requirements:

Years
Skills/Experience

4
Recent computer programming experience in either: NATURAL 2 or CICS/COBOL

4
Recent experience performing structured programming and developing program specifications and test plans

4
Recent experience in structured mainframe analysis and design

3
Recent experience working effectively in a project team environment

strong
Communication, analytical and interpersonal skills.




Preferences:

Years
Skills/Experience

1
Recent experience developing web services with CICS

1
Full-time experience in maintaining a Vehicle Titling and Registration application

1
Knowledge of a Registration and Title System (RTS) and/or knowledge of the International Registration Plan (IRP)

1
Recent experience working effectively with Table Driven Systems

1
Recent experience using TSO

1
Recent experience using ROSCOE

1
Recent experience using JOBTRAC job scheduler

1
Recent experience with IBM MVS JCL

1
Recent experience working effectively with Panvalet.


Bachelor’s or Master’s degree to include a minimum of twelve (12) hours in management science, computer science, information systems, and/or data processing.