Lead Mainframe Developer - Payments


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Jul 20

Position Type :

Full time

Type Of Hire :

Experienced (relevant combo of work and education)

Education Desired :

Bachelor of Computer Science

Travel Percentage :


About the Role/Team:

Lead developer on Payments projects; involved in designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting applications software that is delivered on time and within budget. Work closely with customers, business analysts and team members to understand business requirements that drive analysis and design of quality technical solutions ensuring alignment with business and IT strategies and complying with FIS architectural standards.

What you will be doing

  • Provide technical solution options, high-level designs and estimates in the early discovery phase follow by detail technical design and documentation.
  • Team lead in providing both technical expertise and leadership across all phases of the software development lifecycle including release and deployment to production.
  • Lead other developers by proving technical guidance and carry out team lead activities such as task assignment, monitor progress and follow up on issues to ensure successful delivery
  • Hands on Coding, Testing, Debugging, documenting, implementing and maintaining software applications.
  • When required, participate in the production support roster (both day and overnight) for our developed systems and applications.

What you bring:

  • Architectural/Design experience 
  • Technical leadership experience
  • Strong technical expertise/hands on coding using:
  • Mainframe / ZOS
  • DB2
  • JCL
  • REXX
  • SQL 
  • TWS
  • Payments / Card Scheme knowledge
  • Ability to be independent and adaptable.
  • Positive can-do attitude
  • Technical ownership
  • Good in multitasking
  • Able to handle difficult situations
  • Agile and Waterfall experience
  • Experience in production support

Added bonus if you have:

  • COBOL & ISPF experience
  • Knowledge of Data Navigator and/or Data Distributor
  • C++/OO language experience
  • Linux

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary & attractive benefits
  • A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility and a broad spectrum of opportunities
  • A modern, international work environment and a dedicated and motivated team


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