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Gregory
gmcgrudr@yahoo.com
813-606-8139
14501 Audubon Trce
Tampa, FL 33613
813-362-5334
Senior COBOL/CICS Developer
35 years experience W2
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Over twenty years' overall information technology experience encompassing all aspects of Mainframe applications. Proficient in all phases of software development, including: Functional Design, Detailed Design, Coding, Unit Testing, System Testing, Technical Documentation, Quality Assurance, and Team Management. Familiar with MQ Series Messaging and Queuing and Agile methodology.

Experience
Senior COBOL Developer - Consultant
Information Technology
May 2016 - Aug 2017

Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, DB2, IMS and VSAM-based Universal Biller (UB) Application. Duties include maintenance and support of Bill Calculation and Product Implementation utilizing SQL, IMS, DB2 and VSAM within the UB Application for end-client AT&T. COBOL II, DB2, SQL, IMS DB, VSAM, JCL, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IDCAMS, IEBGENER, IEFBR14, File Manager, IBM Debugger, Control-M, ENDEVOR, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER.

BMC Control-M Cobol DB2 ENDEVOR FTP SYNCSORT VSAM JCL SQL Analysis IBM Mainframe Database Maintenance Project Management IMS
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Mainframe Developer - Consultant
Information Technology
Apr 2015 - Mar 2016
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, VSAM based Contract Service System (CSS) for Wyndham Vacation Ownership Application. Duties included providing technical leadership to IT and the enterprise with regards to mainframe applications. Ensured adherence to formal processes, standards and quality practices in all activities. Ensured that programs and systems meet best practice standards for project management, change management and business continuity.
Change Management Cobol VSAM Database Maintenance Analysis IBM Mainframe Project Management
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Senior Technician - Consultant
Government
Mar 2015 - Mar 2015

Responsible for extracting business rules from the legacy COBOL application and producing system documentation. Perform detailed technical reviews of the legacy database and integration architectures, Provide guidance on the to-be technical solution design, including data synchronization design. Review the legacy system documentation and meet with the legacy system SME’s to understand the integration architecture.

COBOL II, PL/SQL, Oracle SQL Developer, EASYTRIEVE, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, LIBRARIAN, ABEND-AID.

CICS z/OS VSAM Cobol Oracle File-Aid Easytrieve Documentation SQL PL/SQL TSO/ISPF ABENDAID MVS/ESA SYNCSORT JCL FTP IBM Mainframe
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COBOL Developer - Consultant
Information Technology
Mar 2014 - Jan 2015
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, DB2, and VSAM-based Complete Billing Application in the Banking industry. Duties included maintenance and support of existing programs that utilized SQL, Stored Procedures, and VSAM for the Orlando IT Group. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, QMF, STORED PROCEDURES, EASYTRIEVE, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, CMS, Z/OS, JCL, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR, EXPEDITOR, ABEND-AID, File Manager.
ABENDAID CICS Cobol DB2 Easytrieve ENDEVOR TSO/ISPF z/OS MVS/ESA SQL SYNCSORT VSAM XPEDITOR Stored Procedure QMF JCL FTP Database Maintenance Analysis IBM Mainframe Project Management
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Mainframe Developer - Consultant
Information Technology
May 2013 - Jan 2014
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, DB2- based Billing Application. Duties included coding new Batch/Conversion programs and maintenance of existing programs that utilized SQL for the eMittance group. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, QMF, SAS, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER.
TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SQL SAS QMF MVS/ESA JCL FTP ENDEVOR DB2 Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Analysis IBM Mainframe
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Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Aug 2012 - Feb 2013
Information Technology, Jacksonville, FL Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, CICS, DB2, IMS, and VSAM base Transportation Application. Duties included coding new CICS, and Batch programs that utilized SQL and VSAM for the HOS (hours of service) Application and maintenance of existing CICS, Batch programs, and Stored Procedures. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, STORED PROCEDURES, IMS, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, IBM DEBEGGER, CEDF, TOAD, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, CHANGEMAN, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER.
VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT Stored Procedure SQL MVS/ESA JCL IMS FTP Cobol CICS CHANGEMAN Analysis IBM Mainframe DB2 Database Maintenance TOAD
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Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Feb 2012 - Jul 2012
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, CICS, DB2, and VSAM-based Health Insurance Application. Duties included coding new Batch programs and maintenance of existing CICS, and Batch programs that utilized SQL and VSAM in areas of Billing, Finance, Commissions, Insurance Rating, Data Transmission and Feed Applications. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, IBM DEBEGGER, CEDF, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, EASYTRIEVE, CHANGEMAN, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER, INFOMAN.
VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SQL MVS/ESA JCL FTP Easytrieve DB2 Database Maintenance Cobol CICS CHANGEMAN Analysis IBM Mainframe
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Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Feb 2011 - Feb 2012
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of COBOL II, CICS, and VSAM files for the Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) which included coding new and maintenance of existing programs in CICS and Batch COBOL utilizing VSAM. Duties also included coding Data Extracts for Adult, Juvenile, Traffic, and Probate areas of the application. Also gather customer requirements and system requirements which were vital in the systems design and specifications sufficient for application development. COBOL II, CICS, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, INTERTEST, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, EASYTRIEVE, PANVALET, LIBRARIAN, ABENDAID, XML, CA7.
XML VSAM TSO/ISPF System Requirements SYNCSORT Panvalet MVS/ESA JCL FTP Easytrieve Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Application Development Analysis ABENDAID IBM Mainframe CA 7 System Design
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Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Sep 2009 - Feb 2011
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, CICS, DB2, and VSAM base Health Insurance Application. Duties included coding new Batch programs and maintenance of existing CICS, and Batch programs that utilized SQL and VSAM in areas of Billing, Finance, Commissions, Insurance Rating, Data Transmission and Feed Applications. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, IBM DEBEGGER, CEDF, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, EASYTRIEVE, CHANGEMAN, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER, INFOMAN. Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant Fidelity National Information Services, St. Petersburg, FL
VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SQL MVS/ESA JCL FTP Easytrieve DB2 Database Maintenance Cobol CICS CHANGEMAN Analysis IBM Mainframe
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Senior Mainframe Programmer/Analyst
Banking/Financial
Nov 2008 - Jul 2009
Saint Petersburg, FL

Responsible for implementation coding analysis and maintenance CICS, DB2 and VSAM base Certegy Check Services Application. Coded new CICS, Batch and conversion programs that utilized SQL and VSAM which supported the Detail Design specifications for newly developed Distributed Negative System. Resolved problems in design and implementation of system following company standards and practices. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, EXPEDITOR, ABENDAID, CEDF, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILE-AID, ENDEVOR, SAR.

XPEDITOR VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SQL MVS/ESA JCL FTP File-Aid ENDEVOR DB2 Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Analysis ABENDAID IBM Mainframe
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Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Jul 2008 - Nov 2008
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of a COBOL II, CICS, DB2, and VSAM for a Retail Application System involving PCI (Payment Card Industry) encryption changes. Coded several conversion programs that utilized SQL and VSAM which aided in the encryption of credit card numbers. Modified existing COBOL II programs to access DB2 charge card tables using the encrypted numbers. COBOL II, CICS, DB2, SQL, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, EXPEDITOR, ABENDAID, CEDF, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR.
XPEDITOR VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SQL MVS/ESA JCL FTP ENDEVOR DB2 Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Analysis ABENDAID IBM Mainframe PCI
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Senior Programmer Analyst - Consultant
Information Technology
Jan 2008 - Jun 2008
Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of COBOL II, CICS, and VSAM base Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) which included coding new and maintenance of existing programs in CICS, and Batch utilizing VSAM. Duties also included coding Data Extracts for Adult, Juvenile, Traffic, and Probate areas of the application. Also gather customer requirements and system requirements which were vital in the systems design and specifications sufficient for application development. COBOL II, CICS, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, INTERTEST, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, EASYTRIEVE, PANVALET, LIBRARIAN, ABENDAID, XML, CA7 Systems Engineer IV Infocrossing Health Care Services, Temple Terrace, FL
XML VSAM TSO/ISPF System Requirements SYNCSORT Panvalet MVS/ESA JCL Easytrieve Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Application Development Analysis ABENDAID FTP IBM Mainframe Systems Engineering System Design
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Systems Engineer IV
Healthcare
Oct 2004 - Oct 2007
Tampa, FL

Responsible for implementation coding analysis and maintenance CICS, and VSAM for Medicare Healthcare Claims Processing Application for BCBS of Florida. Duties included coding new and maintenance of existing programs in Batch, and CICS that utilized VSAM, Resolving problems in design and implementation of systems following company standards and practices, Batch Cycle Support and follow up of the nightly cycle. COBOL II, CICS, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, EXPEDITOR, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER, IBM Debugger, SAR.

XPEDITOR VSAM TSO/ISPF Systems Engineering SYNCSORT MVS/ESA JCL FTP ENDEVOR Database Maintenance Cobol CICS Analysis IBM Mainframe Database Design
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Programmer Analyst
Information Technology
May 1989 - Feb 1997

Responsible for implementation, coding, analysis, and maintenance of COBOL II, CICS, and VSAM files for Medicare Healthcare Claims Processing Application for BCBS of Florida. Duties included coding Change Request and Data Extract's for both Batch and CICS, Batch Cycle support and follow up of the nightly cycle. COBOL II, CICS, VSAM, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, JCL, EXPEDITOR, NDM, FTP, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR, DUMPMASTER, TRACEMASTER, CLIST, SAS, AADF, SAR.

XPEDITOR VSAM TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SAS MVS/ESA JCL ENDEVOR Cobol CICS Analysis File-Aid IBM Mainframe FTP
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System Scheduler
Oct 1986 - May 1989
Responsible for staging and setup of Production batch cycles. Monitored nightly cycle processing checking cycle balances and completion codes. Maintained batch cycle documentation, performed recovery for nightly cycle support. JCL, MVS/ESA, TSO/ISPF, NDM, SYNCSORT, IEBGENER, IDCAMS, IEFBR14, FILEAID, ENDEVOR, CLIST, SAS, SAR.
TSO/ISPF SYNCSORT SAS MVS/ESA JCL ENDEVOR Cobol IBM Mainframe
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Education
Computer Programming
Florida Community College 1995
Skills
Cobol
2017
21
IBM Mainframe
2017
21
JCL
2017
20
SYNCSORT
2017
20
Analysis
2017
19
MVS/ESA
2015
19
TSO/ISPF
2015
19
FTP
2017
18
VSAM
2017
18
CICS
2015
17
ENDEVOR
2017
17
XPEDITOR
2015
12
Database Maintenance
2017
11
SAS
2014
11
File-Aid
2015
8
DB2
2017
6
SQL
2017
6
Easytrieve
2015
4
ABENDAID
2015
3
Database Design
2007
3
Project Management
2017
3
Systems Engineering
2008
3
CHANGEMAN
2013
2
Application Development
2012
1
BMC Control-M
2017
1
CA 7
2012
1
IMS
2017
1
Panvalet
2012
1
QMF
2015
1
Stored Procedure
2015
1
System Design
2012
1
System Requirements
2012
1
XML
2012
1
Agile Methodology
0
1
Change Management
2016
1
Documentation
2015
1
IBM Websphere MQ
0
1
Oracle
2015
1
PCI
2008
1
PL/SQL
2015
1
TOAD
2013
1
z/OS
2015
1
Languages
English, Fluent/Bilingual