EMPLOYER: First Data Merchant Services LLC
TITLE: Application Analyst
LOCATION: Omaha, Nebraska
DUTIES: Work with senior leadership in product and IT to provide consultation on emerging application software needs and architectural guidance for global product and technology solutions within the financial services industry. Define and develop solutions on host centric mainframe platform. Work with cross-platform technology teams and business units to implement strategy using Legacy Technology and programming languages, including COBOL, JCL, DB2, Easytrieve, and CICS. Support data storage performance improvement for VSAM files. Utilize Endevor, Infoman Turnover Tool, ServiceDesk, Clarity, JCL Check, Intertest Batch debugging tool, and FileMaster. Develop, support and enhance technical requirements of critical Credit/Debit Card merchant systems and initiatives. Build new processes around Merchant Acquiring Processor (First Data) and Associations (MasterCard/Visa/Discover). Collaborate and partner with product delivery organization for execution of initiatives. Utilize Rexx, SyncSort, TSO, FTP, NDM, CA7 Scheduler, SAR Job monitoring tool, SYSVIEW, Platinum, QAuditor, QArtisen, FDIO, FD Query Tool, SPUFI, INFOGIX (ACR), NACHA, IDCAMS, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Visio, z/OS Mainframe, and Cycleview.
REQTS: Must have Bachelors degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Engineering (any), or a related field plus five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the position offered, as a Team Lead, or a related position. Must have five (5) years of progressively responsible experience within the financial services industry with: Host Centric mainframe platform; COBOL; JCL; JCL Check; VSAM; Endevor; InfoMan Turnover Tool; ServiceDesk; Clarity; Intertest Batch debugging tool; Easytrieve; Filemaster; Credit/Debit Card merchant systems; Acquiring processor; Associations (MasterCard/Visa/AMEX/Discover); Rexx; DB2; SyncSort; TSO; FTP; NDM; CA7 Scheduler; SAR Job monitoring tool; SYSVIEW; Platinum; QAuditor; QArtisen; FDIO; FD Query Tool; SPUFI; INFOGIX (ACR); NACHA; IDCAMS; MS Visio; z/OS Mainframe; and Cycleview.