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Mainframe Developer

Plano, Texas

Job Description:

*Candidates requiring visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position. This position will be located at our Plano, TX, technology center only. No remote or virtual options*

Bank of America is looking to build out their application Development capabilities in the Plano, TX Market. The Developer work side by side with business partners to ensure expected quality software is built to serve our customers and clients. They will be responsible for understanding the business requirements, Build/enhance application components to support the requirement, enabling testing organization to certify the application, Support technology infrastructure team in production deployment and transitioning to support team.

The Developer is expected to learn the business and technical components of an application and Work with their peers to follow enterprise software development methodologies. Grow your career in our dynamic and fast paced environment of diverse software platforms and challenging projects that shape the future of the banking industry. Will not have direct reports. Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities

Duties & Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Will be responsible for requirements analysis, High Level Design, Low Level Design and complex code development
  • May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource. 
  • Communicates with line of business and management the overall status and health of the application. 
  • Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical partners.
  • Understand the organization’s overall strategies, how the business operates and more importantly what drives success in the business.
  • Must be willing and able to express new ideas, concerns and opinions directly to wider team in team meetings face-to-face and via remote-working tools.
  • May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application. 
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities. 
  • Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Candidates requiring visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position.
  • 5+ years of experience in software design, development & maintaining critical Mainframe applications
  • In-depth knowledge of COBOL, JCL, CA7, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM.
  • 5+ years of experience with code quality, code review, static analysis and unit test tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships with team members and tech/business partners
  • Strong attention to detail and follow up
  • Ability to prioritize competing demands
  • Modernization experience such as Mainframe to ETL and Mainframe to Java Conversion
  • Hands-on IBM IDz experience

Desired Skills & Abilities:

  • Mainframe DevOps experience 
  • Knowledge of message and transmission protocols such as MQ, NDM and sFTP
  • Knowledge of CICS Webservices
  • Experience with DFSORT, ICETOOL and other utility programs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other information systems related fields
  • Ability to gain a broad knowledge of the system; triage issues; engage appropriate development resources, provide guidance to production support teams during any issues
  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology, Horizon/JIRA, and Kanban

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

*Candidates requiring visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position. This position will be located at our Plano, TX, technology center only. No remote or virtual options*

Bank of America is looking to build out their application Development capabilities in the Plano, TX Market. The Developer work side by side with business partners to ensure expected quality software is built to serve our customers and clients. They will be responsible for understanding the business requirements, Build/enhance application components to support the requirement, enabling testing organization to certify the application, Support technology infrastructure team in production deployment and transitioning to support team.

The Developer is expected to learn the business and technical components of an application and Work with their peers to follow enterprise software development methodologies. Grow your career in our dynamic and fast paced environment of diverse software platforms and challenging projects that shape the future of the banking industry. Will not have direct reports. Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities

Duties & Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Will be responsible for requirements analysis, High Level Design, Low Level Design and complex code development
  • May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource. 
  • Communicates with line of business and management the overall status and health of the application. 
  • Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical partners.
  • Understand the organization’s overall strategies, how the business operates and more importantly what drives success in the business.
  • Must be willing and able to express new ideas, concerns and opinions directly to wider team in team meetings face-to-face and via remote-working tools.
  • May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application. 
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities. 
  • Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Candidates requiring visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position.
  • 5+ years of experience in software design, development & maintaining critical Mainframe applications
  • In-depth knowledge of COBOL, JCL, CA7, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM.
  • 5+ years of experience with code quality, code review, static analysis and unit test tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships with team members and tech/business partners
  • Strong attention to detail and follow up
  • Ability to prioritize competing demands
  • Modernization experience such as Mainframe to ETL and Mainframe to Java Conversion
  • Hands-on IBM IDz experience

Desired Skills & Abilities:

  • Mainframe DevOps experience 
  • Knowledge of message and transmission protocols such as MQ, NDM and sFTP
  • Knowledge of CICS Webservices
  • Experience with DFSORT, ICETOOL and other utility programs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other information systems related fields
  • Ability to gain a broad knowledge of the system; triage issues; engage appropriate development resources, provide guidance to production support teams during any issues
  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology, Horizon/JIRA, and Kanban

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21075539

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Philip Hughston

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
7105 CORPORATE DR, TX, Plano, 75024