MainFrame consultant

Position: MainFrame consultant
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Duration: 12 Months

Candidates need to have experience using the Unisys MCP operating system on the Unisys
mainframe environment.

Top Skills:
•Technical background in software development or testing on a MainFrame Unisys MCP environment
•Ability to read documentation and learn how a software application works
•Understanding of computer concepts such as networking and data formatting/storage
•Familiar with DB tools such as DB2, SQL, Oracle, or DMS
•User level skills with PC
•Good verbal and written communication skills
•User level skills with MS Office products ( word, excel, powerpoint)
•Attention to detail, ability to prioritize and see projects through to completion
•Must have a professional demeanor and be able to effectively work with staff at all levels within the organization

Job Description:
•Test software applications and systems to ensure they work correctly and conform to the business and technical specifications
Principal Responsibilities:
Testing:
•Review application documentation and technical specifications to determine how a software application/system should function
•Able to plan an overall approach and schedule on how to test small and mid-sized applications.
•Would be asked to participate in planning efforts for large / complex applications.
•Develop test cases and scripts to prove the application functions as expected – for both positive and negative scenarios.
•Able to create or identify the data and test parameters to execute the test scripts defined for the testing effort.
•Execute the test cases and record the results, including setup of system operations commands, test scripting procedures ( JCL, WFL, .Bat). If errors / defects are found, work with the application development team to resolve the issue.
•Become proficient in the testing tools – including MicroFocus ALM /Quality Center
•Review production application failures and update the testing scripts with the goal of preventing future production failures.

Departmental Activities:
•Complete work as assigned, reporting status and issues to management.
•Participate in project team meetings, department meetings, status reporting, time tracking, estimating, and issue resolution efforts.
•Assist team members through cross training on applications and systems.
•Assist in support of application issues at the request of Operations and Development.
•This includes evening and weekend support.
Position Requirements:
•Technical background in software development or testing on a MainFrame Unisys MCP environment
•Ability to read documentation and learn how a software application works
•Understanding of computer concepts such as networking and data formatting/storage
•Familiar with DB tools such as DB2, SQL, Oracle, or DMS
•User level skills with PC
•Good verbal and written communication skills
•User level skills with MS Office products ( word, excel, powerpoint)
•Attention to detail, ability to prioritize and see projects through to completion
•Must have a professional demeanor and be able to effectively work with staff at all levels within the organization
Physical demands and work environment:
•Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking.
•The working environment is generally favorable.
•Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.
•Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available.

Thanks & Regards

Manoj Kumar

Manager – Talent Acquisition Team

Burgeon IT Services LLC.

36 E, Independence Mall, 1601 Concord Pike, Wilmington Delaware 19803

Desk No: 302-497-3333 x 107  Direct: 302-763-3633 , Fax: 302-355-1559 Email Id: manoj@burgeonits.com

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