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RPG Analyst Programmer / Support

Job Reference: 17223JL

Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Vacancy Posted: 31-07-2020

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: England, Nuneaton, Warwickshire

RPG Analyst Programmer / Support

Our leading Warwickshire based client have an exciting opportunity to join their close knit team in the UK head office. This role is a great chance to work with several other experienced AS400 professionals and help deliver high quality development and first class support.

This role is currently working remotely but the ability to travel to Warwickshire for future meetings is desirable. Ability to participate in an out of hours support rota is required.

Role responsibilities:

* Analyse Business Requirements in the context of developing effective technical solutions to business problems and convert Business Requirements into a sound and cost effective technical design
* Design and build efficient and maintainable code to meet the functional specification / technical design / enhancement request
* Maintain business applications to ensure that entry, analysis and processing of data can be carried out effectively by users and carry out fault finding and fixing as required should the systems go down
* Correct errors by making appropriate changes and then rechecking the program to ensure that the desired results are produced
* To ensure that all program changes are tested properly to the correct technical standards identified in the change document, and produce the correct desired information
* To provide operational AS400 support as well as providing technical support to an application once it is running and making further adaptations, patches or rewrites to the code
* Maintenance and monitoring of internal and external data exchange interfaces and Proactive management of Systems process and application of continuous improvement principles within own area of responsibility
* Out of hours support – provide a 24×7 operation. This role includes on-call support on a rota with other team members.

Skills required:

* Strong RPG skills will be required, ideally including RPG400/ILE/RPG1V, RPGIII.
* Experience in various communication methods to interface to other systems – IFS, FTP, SFTP, email
* iSeries operational skills
* DB2/400, Query / SQL experience
* Experience in any of the following would be an advantage Java, Java ++, Scala, Python

RPG Analyst Programmer / Support

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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