Mainframes Developer in Chicago, IL at BCforward

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

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Job Description

Mainframes Developer

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Mainframes Application Developer for an opportunity in Chicago IL 60601!

Role: Application Developer

Duration: 7 Months

Location: Chicago IL 60601

Job Description

Must-have skills for this role: Cobol/CICS/DB2

Years of experience required for each skill: 8+ years

Nice-to-have skills: SQL and Java

Remote work until COVID.

1. Very strong written and oral communications skills

  • Able to explain complex issues and ideas in a clear concise manner
  • b. Able to communicate ideas and effectively exchange information with all levels of business users and management.
2. Very strong skills in problem solving

  • Able to break down complex problems into manageable chunks
  • Wiling to ask the hard questions to get the needed information
  • Persistent curiosity
3. Very strong interpersonal skills

4. Able to acquire new skills rapidly and then use them to solve problems

5. Willingness to tackle any problem, even if its outside their domain of expertise

6. Basic technical skill set:

  • SQL
  • DB2
  • Mainframes, COBOL, and JCL
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • JAVA
  • Web Services and basic Internet technologies like HTTP & HTML, CSS, etc.
  • Past knowledge of the Tri-West environment needed
7. Self-starter

  • 8. Willingness to make decisions and act upon best information available

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solution and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over the years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

We must inform you that during the hiring process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of your personal information, including identifiers such as your name and address, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. Please note that we will only use this information to facilitate and complete the recruiting process. This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing to cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 117492 when responding to this ad.