Mainframe Developer Job
Date: May 2, 2013
Location: Austin, TX, US
About the General Motors Mainframe Development team:
At GM IT we are geared towards meeting and exceeding the goals and aspirations of our customers. The GM IT team is focused on creating an exciting environment that not only motivates, but challenges technically adept professionals. We’re building on our momentum and we’re changing the way we do things. We’re shifting our focus from running the business to advancing innovation.
In short, we’re currently seeking the next generation of game-changers to help us usher in a new age of automotive IT innovation. Are you ready to rise to the challenge?
Our Mainframe Development team supports the creation and enhancement of some of the industry’s most innovative and complex systems. This team develops and delivers software solutions to GM customers, dealers, and employees across the globe. Members of this team include industry-leading developers, architects, and designers who use various innovative development methodologies and technologies to successfully deliver solutions, drive business results, and increase customer satisfaction.
About the Mainframe Developer role:
The Mainframe Developer writes the actual code to build and support GM’s systems, applications, and platforms. The Mainframe Developer will work hands-on developing code and participate in multiple projects. Development activities will include updating existing software andor developing new programs that add business functionality and solve critical business problem. This role will contribute to all development activities in accordance with appropriate methodologies (e.g. Agile, Incremental, Spiral...), and the application of a repeatable, systematic and quantifiable approach to the development process
- At least 3 years of experience with COBOL, VM/MVS, TSO, VSAM, DB2
- Hands on experience supporting web operations, network, server infrastructure, most notably across multiple geographically distributed data centers
- Proven understanding of security, efficient code reuse, and software design
- Practical experience with various development methodologies (e.g. Agile, Scrum, Iterative, Waterfall, etc.)
- A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other relevant technical field or equivalent experience
- Demonstrated experience working with object-oriented programming (OOP) and design principles
- Proven track record of designing and building complex business solutions
Why General Motors?
At GM, we’ve charged ourselves with one mission: to design, build and sell the world’s best vehicles. And to achieve our goals, we’re currently undergoing one of the largest Information Technology transformations in the history of the automotive industry.
GM IT is a leader in cutting edge technologies such as Mobility, Telematics, Mission-Critical Business Systems, Supercomputing, Vehicle Engineering, and Real-time Computing. We offer challenging positions for passionate professionals looking to get in on the ground-floor of a growing “Fortune 5” firm that is re-inventing IT with a laser focus on Innovation, Speed, and Business Value.
Join our team and experience Information Technology at a scale and pace not seen before!
Primary Location: US-TX-Austin
Posting Date: Oct 1, 2012, 2:29:31 PM - Ongoing
Job: Information Technology
Nearest Major Market: Austin
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