Datastage Developer Senior 8/16/2016

Miracle Software Systems Dearborn, MI

Company
Miracle Software Systems
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28779349
AJE Ref #
575898792
Location
Dearborn, MI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB TITLE: DATASTAGE DEVELOPER SENIOR
DURATION: 12+ MONTHS
LOCATION: DEARBORN MI

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Management Information Systems (MIS) Support Programmer/Analyst: Provide support and in-depth systems analysis for mainframe Ford Credit Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW). EDW is a large integrated warehouse used for reporting & metrics globally across the company. EDW is highly integrated with many systems and contain numerous internal/external dependencies/interfaces. The position involves interfacing with most all Ford Credit IT and business teams several Ford Motor teams and a variety of external teams. Position also includes analysis of issues & questions, design development and launch of production support changes, and participation in testing with Enterprise Release Management, projects and other applications. The position also includes participation with an on-call 24x7 duty analyst support rotation, handling multiple tasks with varying deadlines, and being flexible to changing priorities. Position Duties: . Support EDW systems utilizing Teradata, DataStage, COBOL, DB2 & SQL. . Apply analytical skills to diagnose problems, develop solutions and implement corrective actions. . Work closely with business and systems partners in issue/question identification and resolution. . Interface with numerous information technology groups, including application and service teams. Use USDM methodology while coding application changes/enhancements, developing and executing test plans, and participating in technical reviews. . Participate in ensuring Application Control Review (ACR) updates are made appropriately and timely. . Participate in technical reviews at appropriate stages of development. Participate in Business Continuity testing. Work on-site 40 hours/week, Monday Friday . Participate in on-call 24x7 duty analyst support on a rotational basis.

SKILLS REQUIRED:
Experience in a Teradata, data warehousing environment . Experience in DataStage or similar technology. Experience in advanced SQL and extract, transform and load (ETL) programming . Knowledge and experience with DB2/SQL, FTP, Connect Direct .Analytical experience of complex applications and data relationships . Mainframe knowledge including COBOL, MVS, JCL, CA7, TSO/SPF, SORT, Synsort . Proficient in MS Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook) . Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills . Strong drive for results and ability to work independently . Self-starter with proven innovation skills . Ability to work with cross-functional teams . Demonstrated commitment to quality and project timing . Demonstrated ability to document complex systems. Experience in obtaining and understanding business requests . Experience in creating and executing detailed test plans.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Teradata, DB2, DataStage data warehousing environment. MS Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook).

SKILLS PREFERRED:
Five or more years in Information Technology . Experience with Autosys, Unix Shell scripting. Experience with financial business functions.

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
COBOL, JCL, TSO/SPF, SQL . SORT, Synsort, idcams, iebgener. FTP, Connect Direct. Analytical experience of complex applications and data relationships . Experience in obtaining and understanding business requests. Experience in creating and executing detailed test plans. Experience with financial business functions.

EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree in an information technology related discipline.