Job ID :
2639
Company :
DC Government
Location :
washington, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
12 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
2
Posted :
5 years ago
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Complete Description:

The Office of Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) is undertaking a project to convert the legacy Federal Police Pension and Payroll System (PAPS) to PeopleSoft HCM Payroll version 9.0.    OCTO is seeking a Cobol Programmer to augment staff supporting legacy financial systems and provide data conversion support to the Project Team.The Cobol Programmer work activities may Include the following work task activities and deliverables:

 

Meet with Pension Functional Lead, PAPS legacy Technical Lead and relevant Subject Matter Experts to review information regarding current PAPS legacy system (source for data conversion) and business processes

 

Work with users to define and document requirements

 

Assist and document legacy data file analysis  data mapping and conversion activities

 

Perform data extracts

 

Develop, Design and Test financial applications in a mainframe environment

 

Perform COBOL coding

 

Create test cases and conduct unit testing

 

Update and maintain existing system related documentation

 

Perform quality audits

 

Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical audiences

 

 

Behavior Characteristics:

Good Communication and Writing Skills to document work and participate in knowledge transfer activities; ability to work through all phases of SDLC;  self motivated to recognize and execute new initiatives.

 

Skills:

Skill

Required / Desired

Amount

of Experience

Expertise Rating

 

Current Hands-on COBOL Coding Experience

Required

8

Years

3 - Expert

Knowledge in SQL

Required

6

Years

3 - Expert

Knowledge in JCL, PROC, Batch and online environment

Required

6

Years

3 - Expert

Enterprise Application Design and Construction using complete SDLC

Required

4

Years

3 - Expert

Production Support for Mission Critical Applications

Highly desired

4

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience with Adabas / Natural

Highly desired

4

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience developing, designing, and testing financial applications in mainframe environment.

Required

8

Years

3 - Expert

Experience creating test cases and conducting unit testing.

Required

8

Years

3 - Expert