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Technical Lead -Mainframes

Company: Cognizant Technology Solutions
Location: Deerfield
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Job Description:

Cognizant is looking for a Lead Mainframe Developer in developing customized product for our clients. The role is expected to drive technology discussions and analyze the current landscape for gaps in addressing business needs. Cognizant needs a motivated individual to challenge the status quo and provide thought leadership/best practices to enhance our current services and technologies.

An ideal candidate is someone who enjoys working in a fast paced, collaborative environment. Someone that values the "team" and leverages the opinions and expertise of their teammates to deliver quality

Summary: The main function of a developer is to develop create and modify general computer applications utilizing Lead Mainframe Developer.

Qualification:BS or equivalent.


Proficient in COBOL coding/debugging
Extensive experience with SAM and VSAM (ESDS KSDS RRDS) files in COBOL programs
Excellent problem-solving skills to assist in Service Now Incident resolution
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and handle multiple tasks
Willingness to work independently or with a team
Provides lead TSA role for development and support of the Tax Reporting area
Oversee activities of junior Application Developers as applicable and provide individuals with constructive feedback as it pertains to team performance

Must Have Skills

  • Mainframe

    Good To Have Skills

    • JCL
    • VSAM
      Mainframe Utilities

      Cognizant will only consider applicants for this position who are legally authorized to work in the United States without requiring company sponsorship now or at any time in the future.

      ***Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.Employee Status : Full Time EmployeeShift : Day JobTravel : NoJob Posting : May 08 2023About CognizantCognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, please email with your request and contact information.

Keywords: Cognizant Technology Solutions, Arlington Heights , Technical Lead -Mainframes, IT / Software / Systems , Deerfield, Illinois

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