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Consultant Resume

SUMMARY

  • Carol is a senior - level software engineer who provides analytical, design, and development expertise in teh building of flexible, smoothly implemented, effective business applications and solutions.
  • Successful experience in all phases of teh system development life cycle, with an emphasis on analysis, design, construction, testing, implementation, and documentation.
  • In-depth system enhancement and problem solving experience.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Extensive MVS, Z/OS, COBOL, CICS, DB2, IMS, VSAM, TSO/ISPF, JCL, SDF, Fileaid, Xpediter, DTCN, DB2/Spufi, DB2/QMF, Easytrieve, Syncsort, FTP, Endevor, Changeman, CA-7, RDZ debug.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote and unit tested 14+ new programs - mainly to create interface files.
  • Modified and unit tested 30+ existing programs.
  • Some functional design creation and update.
  • Created unit tests plans, with test files and results documented.
  • Worked very independently, initiating contact with in-house resources when necessary.
  • Utilized CICS, COBOL, Assembler, VSAM, JCL, Expediter, Panvalet, FileManager.

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • PUMP is a multi year project, replacing a SEQUEL front-end banking system written in SEQUEL with a PEGA/PRPC system. Created new and modified existing mainframe CICS modules which are fed by front-end. PEGA/PRPC modules via MQ-series modules. Created test plans. Utilized SEQUEL to create parallel tests Documented processes. Conducted walkthrus of test results.
  • PUMP: Major redesign of complex batch program. Analysis, development, testing, walkthru.
  • Developer for Rewards group: Set up new transmission jobs. Arranged for security.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, APS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, DTCN, Syncsort, FileManager, Endevor, RDZ debug.

Confidential

Developer/analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Worked on enhancements to Enrollment System, related to adding a new insurance program. Phase 1: Developed new programs, created test plans, completed testing. Support after install.
  • Phase 2: Performed analysis, designed, and created technical specs for nine new reports - mapping data from DB2 database to reports. Met with end users, BA, team leader.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, DTCN, Syncsort, FileAid, Changeman,

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Developer for project to add key field to ICS database. Wrote 10+ database access modules. Modified several existing modules. Wrote three one-time database update modules. Worked from brief specs, providing analysis, design, and development expertise. Provided integration testing support and support for movement of code thru stages of change control. (200+ components)
  • Developer for conversion projects, bringing new banks into teh current ICS system. Wrote new programs, modified existing programs. Programs included reporting, creation of files, updating of DB2 database. Batch and CICS.
  • Developer for PNC deconversion project. Modified existing programs/jcl. Created Focus module for verification process.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, APS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, DTCN, Syncsort, FileManager, Endevor.

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Senior software engineer for ClaimsXten Project, which provides for sending claims out-of-house for clinical auditing and claim editing . Teh external system, McKesson ClaimsXten, audits and edits teh claims, using table-based criteria, supplied by Assurant, and which can be changed without changes to Assurant code. Sending and receiving of claims is done in near real-time.
  • Part of high-level and detailed design phases for changes required to Assurant’s ACES Claims processing system. Created Functional and Detail Design documents.
  • Responsible for changes to eight modules and creation/execution of test plans.
  • ACES is very modular, with heavy use of N-tier modules for data access.
  • Implementation coordinator for movement of code thru testing environments.
  • Responsible for coordination of problem handling on implementation to production.
  • Solo developer for analysis, design, development, implementation of changes necessary for Elite Product Project. Changed, unit tested, and system tested both CICS and batch modules.
  • Developer for Work Management System, a system designed to prioritize and assign claims to processers based on contract agreements. Interfaced via MQ-Series to PEGA system.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, IMS/DB, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, SDF, Xpediter, Fileaid, Spufi, Endevor.

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Completed coding and testing of four new CICS screens: one inquiry with scrolling, one update with add/change/delete functionality and scrolling. Complex edit checking.
  • Working with two BA’s, completed analysis for problems with three monthly reports. Completed coding and testing of fixes.
  • Design documents and code reviewed. Test cases documented and reviewed.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, BMS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, DTCN, Syncsort, FileManager, Endevor.

Confidential, Bannockburn, IL

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for analysis, design, coding, and testing for teh conversion of existing data to teh new Participant Shipping Address data model. Utilized DB2 unload and load utilities. Main conversion module has restart capability. Implemented into production.
  • Completed analysis and design for changes needed to 10 CICS and 4 batch modules.
  • Completed code changes and unit and system testing for four CICS/DB2 modules.
  • Walkthrus conducted for design documents and code changes.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, Syncsort, Xpediter, Fileaid, Changeman.

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Completed analysis and design for teh maintenance of teh new AOS Administration tables (DB2). Created Functional and Detail Design documents. Developed and tested teh first of five CICS screens. Provided over-sight to an Assurant employee.
  • Responsible for Database Conversion to teh new AOS Admin Database.
  • Developer for implementation of a new individual medical Base Contract insurance plan and credit card payment function. Changed and tested over 50 IMS/DB2 batch and CICS modules.
  • Developer for new Sarbane-Oxley audit requirements. Completed analysis, design, development, and implementation of multiple new audit reports.
  • Utilized DB2/SQL, CICS, IMS/DB, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, SDF, Xpediter, Fileaid, Endevor.

Confidential, Schaumburg, IL

Senior Software Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Primary system support for Retail Data Collection - Assignment System and other miscellaneous mainframe based applications. Worked on multi-platforms when performing analysis and trouble-shooting. These included teh desktop, mainframe, AS400, server, and intranet.
  • Completed analysis, design, and implementation for major enhancement to teh Causal Quality Report application e.g. created new data store at upc level so category reports balance to national reports.
  • Completed requirements/tested new image repository application. (Portfolio 4GL package)
  • Utilized DB2, CICS, SDF, IMS, ISPF/DMS, COBOL, Vsam, JCL, SCLM, Xpediter, Fileaid, FTP, SAS, SQL Server 7.0, Excel.

Confidential

Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Member of two person team dat designed a new standard costing system for US and UK business. Scope of project included improving accuracy and timeliness of teh standard cost of items, replacement of IDMS database with DB2 model, user access to data via Business Objects software, and improved reporting. Met with accounting personnel to define business requirements. Facilitated choice of algorithm used to calculate standard costs.
  • Lead developer for on-line functions of system. Included creation of detail specs, developing common code, directing teh work of a contractor, setting up RACF security, user training.
  • Misc: Rotating on-call duty for Financial Dept. (24x7), developed jobs to receive external data via FTP and update databases, coded/tested changes for warehouse expansions.
  • Utilized DB2, IDMS, CICS, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, BMS, RACF, ESP, Changeman, Xpediter, Fileaid, Easytrieve.

Consultant

Confidential, San Francisco, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Senior developer making enhancements to two wholesale order-writing systems. Worked on teams and solo. Teh systems were large and complex and project development methodologies were strictly followed.
  • Lead developer for teh analysis, design, development, and installation of a system to convert telephone number area codes for all files in teh wholesale business area.
  • Member of three person team dat developed and implemented teh on-line Tracking System, which tracks teh status of Resale orders for local telephone service.
  • Utilized DB2, CICS, SDF, COBOL, JCL, Vsam, QMF, Spufi, Xpediter, Fileaid, Endeavor.

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