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Senior COBOL Developer

Company: State of Oregon
Location: Salem
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Job Description:

Can you successfully balance competing priorities? Do you have exceptional leadership and team building skills that inspires others? Are you looking for a workplace that encourages diversity and collaborative teamwork? If so, please consider joining our team! Every employee at the Employment Department is passionate about serving Oregonians and Oregon businesses. If you feel inspired and motivated by our mission, vision, and values, we invite you to join us in exceeding our customers' expectations!

  • Our mission: to support business and promote employment. We do this by providing stability for Oregonians and communities during times of unemployment, by helping businesses find great workers and job seekers find employment, and by providing workforce and economic information to promote informed decision making.
  • Our vision: an Oregon where meaningful work enables the state's diverse people and businesses to realize their full potential, creating prosperity in every community.
  • Our values: Integrity - We are trusted to keep our word, always acting with honesty and courage. Respect - We value diverse perspectives, assume good intent, and act with compassion. Community - We foster a sense of belonging for our employees, partners, and customers, creating positive impacts where we live and work. What you will be doing! The primary purpose of this position is to identify, design, analyze, develop and maintain the agency's mainframe technology systems by analyzing requirements and conferring with information technology customers. In this role you will:
    • Develop programming code and software modifications using appropriate languages and tools to provide responsive and innovative solutions, and new functionality in enterprise-wide and/or complex specialized systems
    • Research, design, and develop prototypes using different technologies.
    • Develop, maintain and support associated databases.
    • Design integrated solutions, which may include applications, databases, networks, and related systems.
    • Ensures that documentation for operations is completed and accurate. Documentation must include any needed changes to the Disaster Recovery Plan.
    • Works directly with other IT resources, specifically network and desktop services, to insure high quality, timely and effective coordination of daily support. For a full list of job duties, please see position description Click Here What's in it for you!
      • A workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment, and encourages learning and mentoring.
      • Rewarding work in a fast-paced, creative environment with colleagues who are passionate about public service.
      • A workplace that fosters fairness, equity, and inclusion to maintain a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, veteran status, disability, or status as a victim of domestic violence, harassment, sexual assault, or stalking. This policy applies to every aspect of our employment practices, including recruitment, hiring, retention, promotion, and training.
      • Proficient with COBOL, DB2, VSAM, CICS and JCL.
      • Five to seven years of experience with multiple input/output file types, ASCII/EBCDIC, DBF, XML, VSAM, Fixed, delimited, and how they interact with multiple processing tools.
      • Ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence.
      • In-depth experience designing and implementing information solutions.
      • Ability to analyze project, program and portfolio needs, as well as determine resources needed to meet objectives and solve problems that involve remote and elusive symptoms, often spanning multiple environments in a business area.
      • Knowledge of project planning and management, including scope, time and resource management. Required Minimum Qualifications: (a) Six (6) years of experience in (information technology developing within a mainframe environment (COBOL), to include developing interfaces with non-mainframe computer systems); OR

        (b) An Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND four (4) years of experience in (information technology developing within a mainframe environment (COBOL), to include developing interfaces with non-mainframe computer systems); OR

        (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND two (2) years of experience in (information technology developing within a mainframe environment (COBOL), to include developing interfaces with non-mainframe computer systems); OR

        (d) Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field may substitute for all of the above. Note: In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes and minimum qualifications above under the "What we are looking for!" section to determine whom to interview. Please make sure the attributes and minimum qualifications you have are clearly demonstrated in your application materials. Your application materials may be evaluated on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and presentation; How to Apply :
        • External Applicants: Click on the "Apply" link above to fill out the online application and submit by the posted closing date. Please use the name you want us to address you by. You can upload your resume and the system will parse your information into the application.
        • Attach a resume and cover letter . Your cover letter must not exceed two (2) pages.--
        • In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes and minimum qualifications listed under the " What we are looking for " section above to determine whom to interview. Please make sure the attributes and minimum qualifications you possess are clearly demonstrated in your cover letter and other application materials.
        • Current State of Oregon employees (this includes temporary employees) OED/Statewide employees must apply through your employee Workday account.
        • Warning! The system will timeout after 20 minutes of inactivity. You must submit your application after you begin the process. You cannot save your progress and come back to it later.
        • Important : Please monitor both your email and Workday account for updates regarding this recruitment. You may be asked to submit additional information after initial application. Additional Information:
          • T his position is represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). --This position is management service and is not represented by a union.
          • This recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.
          • The salary listed is the non-PERS qualifying salary range. If the successful candidate is PERS qualifying, the salary range will reflect the additional 6.95%. Please review the Classification and Compensation page for more details, or you may visit our website for information on Pay Equity. Remote Work Information: Staff may be approved for remote work on either full-time or part-time (flexible) basis. The hardware requirements for each case are slightly different. OED IT Services will provide the necessary equipment to all users who are approved for remote work. In order to qualify for remote work, a staff member must:
            • Demonstrate they have access to a broadband internet connection that meets or exceeds the minimum acceptable requirements; Click here to view the minimum requirements
            • Have a private workspace
            • Be in good standing (i.e. no performance or attendance issues) To receive Veterans' Preference, you must complete the required Task that will be sent to your Workday account after successfully submitting your application. This Task will prompt you to provide the appropriate documentation. Please visit: Veterans Resources for additional information on required documentation Equity and Inclusion: We foster fairness, equity, and inclusion to maintain a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, veteran status, disability, or status as a victim of domestic violence, harassment, sexual assault, or stalking. This policy applies to every aspect of our employment practices, including recruitment, hiring, retention, promotion, and training.
              The Employment Department is committed to being a leader in providing its employees with fair and equal employment opportunities and recognizes that as a best practice in equity and inclusion, criminal background check policies shall be job related and consistent with business necessity.--The agency will only consider information from the past four years (starting from the date of the arrest) for nonviolent offenses and the past seven years for violent offenses when conducting its own criminal records checks pursuant to Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) 125-007-0200 through 125-007-0330. For positions with authorized access to FBI Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) information, a separate criminal records check is conducted by the Oregon State Police. If you would like further information on how each criminal records check is conducted, please read our Criminal Records Check Policy or contact us at the number below with any questions.
              Contact Information and Helpful Links:
              • If you have questions about the job announcement or need an alternate format to apply, please contact us at 503-947-1289; OEDHR.OED_INFO_OEDHR@oregon.gov . Please be sure to include the job announcement number. Oregon state government is a large organization by nearly any standard. With over 40,000 employees working all over the state, in small communities and large, we are proving that government can be innovative. We work as a team, challenging ourselves to be better, faster and more efficient with taxpayer dollars. After all, when every day we are responsible for caring for the needs of a diverse population and thriving business community, we simply must have the best and brightest workforce. If you take responsibility for your actions, are passionate about helping others succeed, and have a reputation for excellence and honesty, why not make Oregon state government your next career move? Joining our team means you open the door to many possibilities. From entry level to executive, outdoor work to policy setting, we have a role for nearly every calling, expertise and background. If you're looking at us from across the country (or beyond!), know that Oregon is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Made up of seven diverse regions, Oregon has the ocean, mountains, valleys, high desert, cities, small towns, and almost everything in between.

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