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Mainframe Software Developer at Leidos

  • Computer/Internet Jobs, Software Engineer Jobs
  • Permanent Employment
  • 2 months ago
  • Maryland, America
  • Shift Full-Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor
  • Job experience 5+ Years

Job Description

Mainframe Software Developer at Leidos

Leidos is seeking a Mainframe Software Developer to be part of the mission solution and help lead SSA’s Digital Modernization Strategy. Join one of our high performing teams responsible for building the next-generation enterprise APIs and modern responsive user interfaces, supporting the Social Security Administration (SSA) and their mission to meet the changing needs of the public, positively impacting at least 65 million American lives per month. We are a team of forward-looking professionals in need of a strong candidate with these key required skills : Z/OS Mainframe development, COBOL, REXX, CLIST, JCL, and SQL, relational databases, DB2 and non-relational mainframe storage technology, automated unit testing, TDD, and BDD. (max 255 characters)

If this sounds like a mission you want to be a part of, keep reading!

TEAM CULTURE

Your passion and values might be a good fit for our teams if you answer yes” to the following questions:

  • Are you looking for a company that puts employees first, with a focus on career, flexibility, and well-being?

  • Do you enjoy collaborating with colleagues and teammates and believe that the best ideas are fostered in an inclusive environment?

  • Are you searching for a team with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive for daily mission success?

  • Are you comfortable with proactive outward communication and technical leadership?

  • Do you enjoy being a catalyst, solving complex problems, and providing innovative solutions?

  • Do you have the flexibility, creativity, and resilience to pivot the mission for success?

  • Do you have the courage to make tough ethical decisions with pride, transparency, and respect?

MENTORSHIP & CAREER GROWTH

Our teams are dedicated to supporting new team members in an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Experienced team members will be assigned to new hires for one-on-one mentoring, collaborative reviews, and coaching on customer engagement to help each new hire successfully onboard and demonstrate their skills. Projects and tasks are assigned in a way that leverages your strengths and will help you further develop your skill set.

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES

Every position we take is more rewarding when you know the why behind it. Know your work makes a difference to support those who need it most. If your passion is enabling life changing service to those around, you this is the place for you. Find you passion in a team environment where all members are valued regardless of contractor or employee status. Find your Why” with us and take your place in our Leidos Family!!

  • Develop JCL and software code using customer defined standards and software engineering best practices

  • Analyze root causes for batch job failures, take appropriate corrective steps to resolve issues in a timely fashion, and share findings with the team

  • Evaluate impacts of database schema changes on existing software components

  • Brief management, customer, team, or vendors using written or oral skills at an appropriate technical level for the audience

  • Prepare or update documentation as needed

  • Actively participate in peer reviews of project artifacts

  • Independently and/or collaboratively research problems and provide solutions

  • All other duties as assigned or directed.

FOUNDATION FOR SUCCESS ( Basic Qualifications )

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a related field, or equivalent relevant experience

  • Masters or Doctorate degree may substitute for required experience

  • 7+ years of experience with COBOL, JCL, REXX, analysis, design, and development

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust. Contract requirement. (DO NOT REMOVE)

*** Selected candidate must reside within two (2) hours of SSA Headquarters in Woodlawn, MD

*** Selected candidate must be willing to work on-site at least 2 days a week.

IF THERE IS ANY SPECIAL WORK REQUIREMENTS PLEASE ADD HERE (SUCH AS: SPECIFIC WORKDAYS, SHIFT TIMES, DIFFERENT LOCATION OTHER THAN WOODLAWN, ETC)

FACTORS TO HELP YOU SHINE ( Required Skills )

These skills will help you succeed in this position:

  • Solid experience with Z/OS Mainframe Development.

  • Experienced Developer in COBOL, JCL, REXX, and similar utilities/languages.

  • Strong knowledge of relational databases, dB2 and non-relational mainframe storage technology.

  • Solid exposure with automated unit testing, TDD, BDD, and associated technologies.

  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent customer relations skills.

HOW TO STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD (Desired Skills)

Showcase your knowledge of modern development through the following experience or skills:

  • Experience with File Aid/RDX.

  • Experience with modern development software, tools, and methodologies, including Java and Python.

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams and contribute to our communities. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business. Every position we take is more rewarding when you know the why behind it. Know your work makes a difference to support those who need it most. If your passion is enabling life changing service to those around, you this is the place for you. Find your passion in a team environment where all members are valued regardless of contractor or employee status. We are excited for you to take your place in our Leidos Family.

Are you an US citizen, US resident, or Visa candidate and think you might fit? We recommend you apply and start the conversation today! Join us in supporting our SSA contracts in Woodlawn, Maryland.

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