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Application Programmer Analyst Resume

OBJECTIVE:

  • I am seeking a challenging position within an IT organization that will utilize my various application programming skills, leadership experience and will add value to a company's operations.

SUMMARY:

  • An experienced IT professional in an organization providing a career path which supported increased levels of responsibility in the areas of mainframe and UNIX application systems development. Consistently given challenging assignments that contributed to my strong skill - set.
  • Have the ability to anticipate potential obstacles by doing thorough analysis and unit testing before submitting changes for user acceptance testing, therefore, preventing re-work. Have a commitment to quality, the ability to manage my time to allow me to work on several tasks at once, the flexibility to change direction as needed, excellent communication skills both verbal and written, the ability and desire to mentor others, and a team player.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Hardware: IBM mainframe, IBM PC, UNIX Servers

Operating Systems: OS/390, OS/MVS, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP Professional, Z/OS, DOS, SunOS, Linux

Software Languages and tools: COBOL, COBOL II, COBOL MVS, MICROFOCUS COBOL, SDF2, SYNCSORT, EZTRIEVE, DB2, IMS/DLI, FILE-AID, CICS, EXPEDITER, JCL, FOCUS, VSAM, LINKAGE EDITOR, IBM UTILITIES, REMEDY, WEBSPHERE, TSO/ISPF, ABEND-AID, ENDEVOR, PANVALET, ASSEMBLER, LIDP, MS OFFICE WORD, EXCEL,VISIO and PROJECT, DB2 SQL, CA7, CLIST, AUTOSYS, SHAREPOINT, UNIX SHELL SCRIPTING, PERL SCRIPTING, POLICYLINK, MERANT TRACKER, PVCS, NET EXPRESS, KEDIT, WINMERGE, WINZIP, SOX TESTING

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

IBM Contractor

Responsibilities:

  • Requirements gathering, detailed analysis, technical design
  • Working with off-shore personnel (in India & Phillipines)
  • Lead programmers on projects providing them with detailed specs and mentoring

Confidential

Application Programmer Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Proficient coding, testing and debugging of both online and batch applications in COBOL on mainframe and UNIX platforms
  • CICS coding COBOL programs
  • Release management experience
  • Experienced in data transmissions into and out from the company
  • Experienced in requirements gathering, detailed analysis, tech spec design, documentation of processes and procedures
  • Thorough understanding of file structures (ex: VSAM, SEQ, DB2 tables, etc)
  • Dynamic, self-starting, service-oriented individual with a positive attitude
  • An analytical mind with strong planning, problem-solving, multi-tasking and organizational skills, professional verbal and written communication skills; ability to develop and effectively leverage relationships across an organization at all levels
  • Experienced in the software development lifecycle and project management processes
  • Self motivated individual with an ongoing passion for learning new processes and skills
  • Experienced with IT Service Management systems including Change, Configuration, Incident, Problem and Request Management
  • Deploy application code on multiple operating systems and platforms
  • Writing/updating UNIX and PERL scripts
  • Developing and implementing migration plans
  • Working with off-shore personnel (in India & Brazil)
  • Working with business areas gathering requirements
  • Coordinating with other areas (tech support, scheduling, DBA, etc)
  • On-call 7 x 24 production support (defect resolution, ABEND fixes, code and data fixes)
  • Conversion of applications to feed a new general ledger accounting system and a new check writing system
  • Conversion of mainframe applications from Fortis mainframe to Hartford mainframe
  • Conversion of applications from using 2 DB2 databases to using 1 DB2 database
  • Lead programmers on projects providing them with detailed specs and mentoring
  • Conversion of 5 legacy systems from COBOL to COBOLII to COBOL MVS
  • Y2K conversion of 5 legacy systems

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