FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Dearborn, MI
Mainframe Development Senior #898522
Job Description:
  • The Dealer Network Information Team supports multiple applications that maintain our company & Lincoln Dealership information.
  • The Dealer Network applications are highly integrated with other systems and contain numerous internal/external dependencies.
  • This Position includes analysis of issues/questions, design, development, and launch of production changes, ETL (extract, transform, and load) development, and participation in testing with projects/other applications and job scheduling/monitoring.
  • The primary goal of this position is Mainframe ETL development and data manipulation for the Global Online Dealer Database (GOLDD) application.
  • GOLDD is an application with ~ 250 applications feeds to ~ 150 downstream applications.
  • Those feeds include mainframe batch feeds, java rest api’s and database views.
  • This position requires someone with strong data, ETL, SQL, and mainframe skills and will offer an opportunity to help design the future modernization of the application database as well.
  • Java API experience is a plus but opportunities to learn/work on API’s will be available.
Position Duties:
  • Development and Support of the Dealer Network Information applications utilizing the Mainframe, 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
  • Participate in annual Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) auditing
  • Participate in technical reviews at appropriate stages of development.
  • Participate in Business Continuity testing.
Skills Required:
  • Experience in SQL and extract, transform and load (ETL) programming
  • Strong mainframe skills including COBOL, MVS, JCL, CA7, and TSO/ISPF
  • Knowledge and experience with DB2/SQL & sFTP
  • Exceptional analytical experience and experience with complex SQL
  • 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
  • Experience in obtaining and understanding business requests
  • Experience in creating and executing detailed test plans
Skills Preferred:
  • Five or more years in Information Technology
Experience Required:
  • SQL
  • DB2
Experience Preferred:
  • Experience with Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) processes
  • sFTP
  • 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 Endeavor
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience with Agile teams as well as Rally/Jira
  • Experience with audits, Software development process, and controls
Education Required:
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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