Application Specialist in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 6/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    4535785

Job Description

Application Specialist- REMOTE

Summary: 
Work independently as a high level technical expert for implementations, providing expert consultation to the client before, during, and after conversion as well as internal consulting services. As a technical consultant, analyze client requirements, develop application integration programs/utilities and provide expertise to the organization to meet client and internal  business needs. 

Responsibilities:
•1. Evaluates the systems needs of internal and external clients and recommends appropriate 
solutions. 
•2. Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems and devises logic procedures 
related to advances in related technology. 
•3. Configures product or customized technology solution based on technical specifications. 
•4. Designs, codes, installs and maintains systems software programs, as well as applications and 
systems analysis on an as needed basis. 
•5. Serves as the primary client interface from a technical perspective 
• 6 Communicate progress and any potential problems to management for awareness and/or 
resolution. 
•7. Resolve complicated software support issues related to application design specifications. 
•8. Provides technical assistance and information to the client, computer operations, technical 
services and application programming. 
•9. Participates in 24 x 7 on-call rotation. 
10. Provides input for the documentation for use by the client, computer operations, client services 
and technical services 

• Typically requires seven or more years experience in application and/or enterprise architecture design and development, managing and delivering software and integration projects to clients. 
• Exposure to ACH Operations and/or PEP+ product is a plus. 
• Solid understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and all aspects of application phases from design through deployment. 
• Must demonstrate experience working with third party systems. 
• Familiar with relevant business issues as they impact overall project plans. 
• Excellent communication and reading comprehension skills. 
• Able to integrate product knowledge with technical knowledge. 
• Able to learn new applications and new platforms as needed. 

Functional Area Skills/Knowledge: 
Distributed Systems Concentration of Skills/Knowledge: 

• Working experience and highly proficient with a wide variety of database and web technologies including but not limited to: 
o Windows Server Technology 
o Linux, AIX or Unix Server Platforms 
o WebLogic or WebSphere Application Servers 
o Apache or IIS Web Servers 
o Oracle, SQL, and DB2 database technology 
o IBM WebSphere MQ 
o SOAP, WSDL, XML 
o TCP/IP and networking protocols, firewall architectures and security systems 

Mainframe Systems Concentration of Skills/Knowledge: 
• Working experience with mainframe file structures such as – VSAM, DB2. 
• Working experience with mainframe communication protocols such as – TCP/IP 
• Working experience with mainframe utilities such as JCL, RACF, etc 
• Working experience with IBM’ s Transaction Server, CICS. 
• Working experience or familiarity with mainframe programming languages such as – COBOL