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Senior Programmer Analyst Resume

Hopewell, NJ

SUMMARY:

Senior programmer analyst with over 20 years of experience in financial services. Full SDLC experience including analysis, design, and development of banking, brokerage and telecom applications. Excellent verbal and written communication skills

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Mainframe
  • DB2/SQL
  • QMF/SPUF
  • Platinum, Proedit
  • CICS
  • Intertest
  • Xpeditor
  • Changeman
  • Endevor
  • Panvalet
  • FileAid
  • DB2 Utilities
  • MQ series
  • BMC AR control
  • BMC load/unload
  • JIRA
  • IBM Data Studio
  • Visual Studio ‘15
  • IBM RDz
  • PL/SQL
  • C#, HTML5
  • OS 390
  • Windows Vista/XP/7
  • Lotus Notes DB
  • MS Office Suite
  • MS Project

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Senior Programmer Analyst

Confidential, Hopewell, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Team successfully transitioning from Waterfall to Agile methodologies.
  • Activity consolidation (posting activity from feeding systems like Trades, Mutual Funds, Account Maintenance, Retirement ) and feeding downstream to Account Processing (AP), Phase III. Phase I & II completed and implemented successfully.
  • Design and Development of DB2 BATCH and ONLINE(CICS MQ/Db2) processes, Unit and Integration Testing;
  • Lead Analysis of GBR and AP Database fields and copybooks to ensure compatibility;
  • Ongoing Development and Maintenance of existing GBR system: MQ/DB2 in both Online and Batch ;
  • Lead redesign of Trade Cancel process, Unit and UA testing;
  • Created several Native Stored Procs(PL/SQL) for DataViewer by utilizing IBM Data Studio. Unit Test, System Test, UAT. Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, DB2/SQL, VSAM, BMC Unload/Load, MQ Series, SYNCSORT, IBM Debug Tool, IBM Rdz. Development and Issue tracking done through JIRA,Rally

Senior Programmer Analyst

Confidential, Warren, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Machine to Machine (M2M) Project - Currently working on M2M project, order creation, disconnect, suspend, reconnect orders.
  • Order Rewire project - Provide key services to customers 24x7 in the event of planned
  • Maintenance or unexpected outage by accessing Data Grid instead of DB2. DataGrid is
  • Distributed elastic, scalable, coherent in-memory object cache environment. Key contributor to the R$D project’s transition from Waterfall to Agile methodology
  • Lead Technical Analyst - Coordinated analysis of existing SQL, programs, copybooks for Java conversion. Created TDD for new modules to access Data Grid through middleware (DVS) by means of communication copybook. Created, Deployed Native Stored procedures by Utilizing IBM Data Studio.
  • Development of new processes to keep DataGrid up to date. Unit Test, System Test, UAT. Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, DB2/SQL, VSAM, BMC Unload/Load,MQ Series, SYNCSORT, Xpeditor

Senior Programmer Analyst

Confidential, Hopewell, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Lead Conversion of an old Name and Address call to a new DB2 API calls in CICS programs. In high volume batch utilized N&A sequential file - image of the database.
  • Unit/UAT testing.
  • Automatic Liquidation - certain clients can enroll in automatic Required Minimum Distribution to avoid penalties. Modified CICS and Batch programs to reflect new functionality associated with new auto liquidation indicator processing. Created new CICS inquiry screens to access auto liquidation activity that is stored in DB2 tables.
  • Deposit Applications SDM Team Base. SOLA 6.0 (middleware) - proof of concept. Modified existing programs to demonstrate SOLA capability and functionality to business users. Interfaced with SOLA/CICS support team, provided feedback as a user during the installation process.

Software Engineer

Confidential, Hopewell, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • NFS Conversion Project is transition of BOA brokerage accounts to Confidential platform. Lead development of new CICS/DB2 screens that would include all BOA's retirement accounts contribution/distribution data along with ML amounts for 2009/2010.
  • DB2 Conversion of Distribution Files: create new tables, LOAD/UNLOAD utility, modified existing processes to replace VSAM update with calls to API that will access/update new tables. The API was created in Batch and CICS.
  • Developed several APIs with online SOLA interface(middleware)
  • Retail Retirement Promotional Fee initiative, which was New development project (CICS/DB2, DB2 Batch). Worked closely with business partners to create System requirements.
  • Delegate and oversee the work of 3-5 mainframe developers on various programming tasks and business requests.
  • Involved in technical design and flow for the project and communicated/directed other developers in their tasks. Interacted and met with business users and testing group, database administration and data modeling/dictionary personnel for table and data element definition and setup. End to end solution implementation including design, coding, testing, performance tuning and scheduling teams
  • Communicated requirements to and interface with business area, data security, database administration, QA and User Acceptance testing teams.
  • Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, DB2/SQL, VSAM, BMC AR Control, BMC Load

Senior Programmer Analyst

Confidential, Weehawken, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • FA Reassignment notification - Created a process that assembles XML messages and sends them through MQseries to a server, to be routed to a specific branch manager;
  • Participated in MAR system rewrite. The new system (MDC) is database rules driven design, that would be more efficient and easier to maintain when new rule needs to be added(old system is hard coded). Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, MQ Series, DB2/SQL, VSAM.

Senior Programmer Analyst

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring applications consistently and cost-effectively met service levels through performance tuning techniques that include:
  • Analysis of application design and application code
  • Modification and testing of application code resulting in CPU and runtime reduction
  • Implementation of application changes into production, producing benefits analysis

Senior Programmer/Analyst

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Trade Status Enhancements - Identify DTC’s failing presentations, system generate client notification due to counter party short position
  • Mutual Fund Services system enhancements (analysis, design, coding and UAT testing). These improvements will reduce the risk of manual errors by automating the transfer instructions for Domestic, NSCC routed Automated Vault Transfers and Vault Transfers.
  • Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, MQ Series, DB2/SQL, VSAM; Conversion of batch process to DB2.

Programmer/Analyst

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • Development of Email notification functionality, that enables paper confirms suppression. Involved in redesign of Local Bill system (analysis, design, coding and UAT testing).
  • Performance Tuning
  • Migration of Confirms’ text and rules to DB2. This will allow dynamic text creation on the Confirms and users would have the ability to update rules and text thru Web based application
  • Development of Multiple Trade Confirmations that can be viewed from the web.

Programmer/Analyst April

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ

Responsibilities:

  • VISA Regulatory changes (every 6 to 4 months)
  • Was responsible for the design, analysis and development of the additional functionality of CMAR System. Analysis and Modification of existing modules on the basis of Technical letter of Business Enhancements provided by VISA, certification with VISA; Running thru entire BASE II cycle. System and program level design and specifications. Creation of JCL's, PROC's and production and test schedules. Coding was done utilizing COBOL II, CICS, DB2/SQL, VSAM
  • Wrote technical specifications, developed and implemented various batch and on-line modules to support transactions and provide different reports pertaining settlement of daily Direct Deposit Systems activities. The project cycle included systems analysis, system testing, debugging, preparing detailed descriptions of the changes;
  • Created test accounts for system test by utilizing SPUFI, setting up Test Environment All work is done in heavy DB2-Batch Architecture environment.
  • Modification of Visa/ML Settlement screens to improve Visa interchange fees
  • Design and development of the enhancements of Disputes System (VISA Regulatory and Mandatory enhancements).
  • Installation of Visa Edit Package (Release 3.0).
  • Participated in the design and development of Signature Point Reconciliation system (points that were accumulated on Visa Signature cards). The system handles accumulation and redemption of earned points according to specified rules. Full project life cycle. All work is done in DB2-Batch Architecture environment

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