Mainframe Modernization Program Lead (Remote)
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Jacksonville, FL 32258
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Erika Soniega
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Seeking a Mainframe Modernization Program Lead for an 100% Remote position.

In this role you will work on leading large scale mainframe modernization projects.


  • Lead and direct the migration project team as well as consulting and supporting the partner and client teams.
  • Lead and manage migrations from the mainframe to AWS, Azure, GCP, and Oracle.
  • Present information and demonstrate knowledge about IBM mainframe environments including COBOL, Assembler, copybooks, JCL, CICS, Db2, and IMS.
  • Deliver large scale 2+ year engagements with revenue exceeding $10M.
  • Build and nurture team, client, and partner relationships.
  • Expertly communicate and present information to clients, and partners.
  • Follow and apply project methodology standards including Agile, Waterfall, and hybrid.
  • Use Azure DevOps and similar tools for managing large projects.

Required Experience

  • Superior Client/Partner Consultative skills and experience in managing large-scale projects.
  • Superior Communication and Presentation Skills.
  • Excellent Leadership and Relationship management skills and experience.
  • Planning and Strategic – have developed programs that can accomplish a business's larger goal.
  • Risk Management - the ability to recognize, measure, and mitigate the many risks that come.
  • KPIs - Be able to define metrics to track the quality, maintainability, and ways to improve metrics.
  • Experience working with large, Fortune 500-class companies.


  • 10+ years of technical IBM Mainframe experience working on project/program management that aligns with the responsibilities of the position.
  • 3-5 years working in mainframe modernization to the cloud.
  • 2-5 Years working with AWS or Azure cloud environments.
  • Solid knowledge of Legacy systems, programs, software, and environments.
  • Understanding and have worked with programming languages such as Cobol, Java, C+, and others.
  • Ability to assess and analyze the complexity of the technical design and guide the teams.
  • Experience in project management methodologies, preferably with a PMP/Agile/Waterfall.


  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in computer science or engineering, master’s is a plus.

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