Added Jun 08, 2022 Mainframe Programmer (23574) Remote, Remote | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Mainframe Programmer for a 100% remote contract opportunity with our client in Texas.

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

We are looking for a Mainframe Programmer with 10+ years mainframe experience utilizing ASSEMBLER, VSAM and other mainframe tools. Experience in DOS/VSE environment preferred. Mainframe conversion experience highly desirable.

Your Responsibilities:
  • Learn and maintain legacy systems
  • Develop and support custom applications
  • Coding fixes and new software development
  • Familiarity with one or more programming languages
  • Familiarity with standard development techniques (SDLC, OOD)
You Must Have:
  • 10+ years mainframe experience utilizing ASSEMBLER, VSAM and other mainframe tools
  • Ability to handle and keep track of a multitude of assignments at one time
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization skills and a sense of urgency
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid analytical, critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Enjoys working as part of a team
  • Seeking self-starter with unyielding work ethic and motivation to learn a competitive business.
  • Excellent communication/documentation skills
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks
  • Customer Service oriented
  • Strong analyzing and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Proactive Team Member
We Would Also Prefer:
  • Print and mail experience
  • Experience in DOS/VSE environment; QuikJob a plus.
  • Mainframe conversion experience highly desirable.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or science-related area
Colorado residents will not be considered for this role

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status

Colorado Pay Range:
20 - 125/per Hour