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Project Manager Management Senoir COBOL Developer

Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Posted:
April 21, 2017

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Samuel C. Moore

(813) ***-****

aczwtb@r.postjobfree.com

SYNOPSIS

Senior IT Professional with over 35 years experience of the entire project life-cycle; taking projects from User Requirements, including development of the Detail Design, thru Implementation; also including the support of a variety of commercial applications, strong analytical skills, and resource planning and staff development. Experience in effective end-users interfacing, with extensive hands-on knowledge of DB2, IMS DB, JCL, FTP, NDM, SQL, QMF, REXX, CICS, DL1, Endevor, Librarian, Expediter, and COBOL (including ANS COBOL, COBOL2, and COBOL/400).

KEY ATTRIBUTES

●High-energy systems and Project Management with successful experience in fast-paced mainframe environments

●Demonstrated leadership skill with process models and implementation

●Proven ability to implement enhancements to current processes to improve operation of all subsystems

●Facility in complex information architecture

●Track record for team lead among diverse populations

●Providing sound technological solutions to business problems.

●Project management and coordination expertise.

●Possess ability to design and implement systems to take advantage of the most current technologies.

●Strong Analytical Skills.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE:

Hardware:

IBM ES9000, 3090, 3084, 3083, 3081, 370/168, 360/158, AS/400, IBM-compatible PC.

Software:

ANS COBOL, COBOL2, JCL, FTP, NDM, SAS, DB/2, SQL, QMF, CSP, EZtreive, IMS/DB/DC, REXX, CICS/DL1, MS Word, MS Excel, COBOL/400, SQL/400, QM/400, Query/400, Micro Focus COBOL, File-Aid, InterTest, Xpediter, TSO, ISPF, CICS, CICS-VT, Version Merger, ACL, File Manager, MQ Series.

Experience:

4 Consulting, Inc., Dallas, TX @ FSSA, State of Indiana in Indianapolis, IN 06/2014 - Present

Sr. Staff Consultant

Client Notices Sub-System

●Monitored the daily, weekly, and monthly batch Client Notices Subsystem (on 24-hour call), performing the analysis and programming for production problems.

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation of subsystem and to meet the requirements from the State of Indiana, FSSA Division.

●Maintaining tables which contain all client notice language in English and Spanish.

●Regularly met with Sr. Management for high-level review and prioritizing of all outstanding requests

●Programs were written in COBOL and EZtreive for the IBM mainframe, utilizing TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, CICS, DB2, IMS DB and IBM utilities

Cognizant Technical Services, Tampa, FL @ MetLife in Tampa, FL 01/2012 -05/2013

Project Manager

UCS Dental Claims Payment System

●Monitored the daily, weekly, and monthly batch UCS Dental jobs (on 24-hour call), performing the analysis and programming for all production problems.

●Modified existing REXX programs per specifications for systems use.

●Re-created data not transmitted to external vendors.

●Regularly met with user-area Sr. Management for high-level review and prioritizing of all outstanding requests

●Programs were written in COBOL and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, CICS, REXX, ChangeMan, and IBM utilities

Atlantic Resources, Richmond, VA @ VEC in Richmond, VA 08/2011-12/2011

Sr. Systems Consultant

Tax and Benefits Legacy Systems

●Identified, analyzed, and corrected problems in the Tax and Benefits Legacy subsystems.

●Modified existing REXX programs per specifications for client’s use.

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation of both subsystems.

●Implemented the new algorithm for the creation of Tax Case Numbers.

●Programs were written in COBOL and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM, CICS, REXX, Librarian, and IBM utilities

Data Staff, Inc, Raleigh, NC @ CSC in Richmond, VA 04/2011-07/2011

Project Manager

NC-MMIS Conversion Team

●Analyze legacy data for writing conversion programs to the new DB2 MMIS system.

●Document findings, write programs, and verify data after it is loaded to the new DB2 tables.

●Assist S.A. with the data mapping of legacy files to new DB2 tables.

●Programs were written in COBOL and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, SQL, CICS, Endeavor, and IBM utilities

KEANE, Inc, Richmond, VA @ Altria in Glen Allen, VA 04/2010- 01/2011

Project Manager

Analyze various subsystems for archival and dismantlement.

●Analyze subsystems which may or may not be currently running in production

●Document findings and forward documentation to Altria System Analyst for further analysis.

●Assist S.A. with the data mapping of production files, DB2 tables, IMS and VSAM files.

●Programs were written in COBOL and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, VSAM, SQL, IMS DB/DC, CICS, REXX, Endeavor, and IBM utilities

First Health Services, Glen Allen, VA 08/2007-03/2010

Sr. Systems Consultant / Project Manager (VA MMIS) 10/2006-03/2007

Identified, analyzed, and corrected problems in the ICD-9 coding, Claims, Recipient, Provider, and TPL subsystems.

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation of all subsystems.

●Developed Detail Design Document from User Requirements

●Implemented the redesigned format for Medicare/Medicaid Buy-in process input and output files.

●Instrumental in the successful completion of NPI Project (first stint).

●Programs were written in COBOL, SAS and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, VSAM, SQL, CICS, REXX, Endeavor, and IBM utilities

Geico Insurance, Chevy Chase, MD 05/2007-08/2007

Sr. Systems Consultant

●Identified, analyzed, and corrected problems in the Claims and Insurance Partnering subsystems.

●Developed Detail Design Document from User Requirements

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation of all subsystems.

●Programs were written in COBOL for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, VSAM, SQL, CICS, Endeavor, and IBM utilities

Bank of America, Richmond, VA 04/2006-06/2006

Sr. Systems Consultant

●Identified, analyzed, and corrected problems support of the MBNA / B of A merger.

●Implemented enhancements to the use of the XREF feature of File Aid

●Developed incoming and outgoing NDM transmissions scripts

●Programs were written in COBOL for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, VSAM, SQL, File-aid, NDM, Changeman, and IBM utilities.

ACS State Healthcare, Jackson, MS 01/2003-04/2006

Systems Developer Sr Specialist (MMIS Mississippi); DBA (Test Regions)

●Identified, analyzed, and corrected problems in the Claims, Recipient, Provider, and Claims Payment subsystems.

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation of all subsystems using MicroFocus COBOL.

●Developed Detail Design Document from User Requirements

●A process was needed to track the management of the recipients' of Medicaid in the state of MS with COPD, asthma, and diabetes. I met with the state's Dept of Disease Management, created the BRD, the Detail Design Documents for programming and managed the development of the Disease Management Subsystem.

●Programs were written in COBOL, and EZtreive for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, Oracle, JCL, VSAM, SQL, OWL/Endeavor, and IBM utilities.

MBNA Technology, Inc, Addison, TX 04/2000-10/2002

Project Manager

●Implemented enhancements to current processes to improve operation leading the team of 6 for the Batch process

●Developed Detail Design Document from User Requirements

●Developed batch scheduled besides production implementations.

●24-hour support for facilities in the USA, Canada, and the UK

●Developed analyzed, online and batch problems.

●Programs were written in COBOL for the IBM 3090, running under OS/MVS-XA utilizing TSO/ISPF, DB2, JCL, SQL, CICS, Endeavor, and IBM utilities.

CitiGroup Fleet Services, Carrollton, TX 1998-2000

Project Manager

Ingram Micro, Santa Ana, CA 1998-1998

Team Lead

NCS/Macro Educational Systems, Inc., Laguna Hills, CA 1996-1998

Sr. Team Lead

McDonnell Douglas, Huntington Beach, CA 1994-1996

Team Lead

Apollo Enterprises, Glendora, CA 1993-1994

Project Manager

Thrifty Corporation, Los Angeles, CA 1991-1993

Project Manager

Sanwa Bank - California, Monterey Park, CA 1988-1991

Project Lead

PM Group Insurance Co., Fountain Valley, CA 1986-1988

Project Lead

Blue Cross of Southern California, Woodland Hills, CA 1984-1986

Project Lead

Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance Company, Los Angeles, CA 1982-1984

Application Programming Manager

Burlington Industries, Corp., Greensboro, NC 1982-1976

Sr. Systems Analyst/Programmer

Education:

AAS - Data Processing - Forsyth Technical Institute, Winston-Salem, NC Graduated 08/1976



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