We are looking for an experienced
RPG Programmer with the ability to understand high-level technical specifications and convert them into RPG code. They are also responsible for implementing, maintaining and enhancing systems.
As an RPG programmer, you will also be responsible for providing IT support services to our client’s activities and also responsible for assisting in training services to end users.
Compensation is very competitive with the opportunity to gain other IT skills.
Minimum Qualifications :
A minimum of 5 years experience programming on IBM i
A demonstrated proficiency in all business concepts, including hands-on support experience for processes such as Accounting, Multi-Claims Processing System.
Experience with RPG, RPGLE, SQLRPGLE, CL, and Java.
Knowledge of relational database, including SQL
Understand SDLC concepts on IBM i; Turnover experience a plus.
Beneficial Qualifications :
Experience with IBM i operating system admin and system backups.
Knowledge in programming and working with APIs
Duties and Responsibilities :
Maintain current RPG code base for the ERP
Gather requirements for new initiatives, document and carry the development life cycle through from DEV QA Production
Understand core business operational process flows, and related IT systems capabilities
Follow IT project management methodology and perform IT administrative duties
Build documentation such as business problem definitions, requirements documents, solution design specs, mapping specs, business process maps, and training documents
Participate in maintenance responsibilities, such as production monitoring, file maintenance and full management of the as400
Coordinate tasks and projects with partner IT departments and business teams
Build, present, confirm, and execute test plans; provide professional testing status updates to both internal and external customers
Participate in test readiness reviews, participate in design reviews, and conduct audits of test programs
Promote code from development and production following IT policies and procedures
Collaborate with various business teams to improve efficiencies and speed of internal operations by improving process and / or system capabilities
Recommend process and system enhancements based on analysis, experience, and intuition
Conduct and present root cause analysis for repetitive issues or major issues.
Academic or professional experience in requirements analysis and design, or systems implementations
IBMi and RPG : 5+ years
SQL : 1 year
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving / troubleshooting skills
Solid Microsoft Office skills (collaboration with Zoom, building mapping specs in Excel, writing professional technical documentation in Word.
Coachable, willing to learn on the job, and willing to offer feedback / advice
Experience writing and running queries against relational SQL database(s) is a plus
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Willing to travel to the US when needed
Soft Skills :
Highly technical, highly dedicated, detail oriented and well organized