USACares Jobs

Job Information

Alight Solutions Mainframe CICS/MQ System Programmer in Detroit, Michigan

divspanOur story starts with a simple universal truth: Every business is a people business. Our people are our greatest assets at Alight Solutions because People Matter! We strive for Excellence Every Day by collaborating with our clients and colleagues. At Alight, we Think Forward and we Act Now to shape the future of work and life for organizations, people and their families! Alight has 25 years of industry experience. Our success is fueled by the expertise of our people, and the strength of our proprietary and partner technology. Come join the leading technology-enabled HR and benefits service provider. Be Real with Alight and help us reimagine how people and organizations thrive./spanIn this role, the colleague will be responsible for CICS MQ system support software installation and upgrade, and on call support. Perform CICS/MQ responsibilities, optimization of CICS MQ, advise related to application configuration and executables. They will also maintain CICS/MQ support processes and procedures. Support the Disaster Recovery plan for the mainframeenvironment, and interface with various business units.font class="bold"/fontfont class="bold"Requirements:/fontulliStrong technical knowledge of the z/OS operating system software which includes (z/OS, CICS, and MQ)/liliStrong technical knowledge of z/OS performance which includes Mainview CICS and CICSplex./liliStrong technical knowledge of SMPE, Cobol, and other programming languages./liliWork with other IT organization projects./liliSuperior problem determination skills/liliLeadership skills, specifically the ability to influence, motivate and enable others to contribute to the effectiveness and success of ITS goals/liliAble to coach associates and build a culture that thrives on change and growth/liliAble to minimize and resolve differences while strengthening existing relationships and teamwork. Able to anticipate change and prepare teams effectively/li/ulfont class="bold"/fontfont class="bold"/fontfont class="bold"Miscellaneous Responsibilities/fontulliOn-call/liliLevel 2 /3 support for all CICS MQ issues/liliDisaster Recovery/liliOff-Hours Support (24x7 coverage)/liliAmount of Travel: 0-5%/li/ulfont class="bold"Education/fontBachelor's degree required preferably in a Computer Science discipline or comparable work experience.By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.At Alight, we believe that diversity should be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. Alight provides equal treatment and employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to any protected status or other protected characteristic.Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or