Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Sysmind LLC, Pittsburgh, PA January 2020 – May 2020
Mainframe Developer at PNC/TCS
Worked on a pass-thru credit card application that forwarded card transactions to the bank’s lending systems.
Ran NDM to send account updates to vendors.
JCL ENDEVOR WORD EXCEL
HM Health Solutions, Pittsburgh, PA December 2014 – January 2019
Developed weekly and ad-hoc batch processes to add medical network information to providers.
Created a weekly process to match CHIP Promise ID’s received from the Commonwealth of PA Health Department to medical providers and keep them up-to date.
Created object-oriented COBOL service routines that ran under CICS and batch processes to supply provider info for claims processing and web support.
Added a field to a CICS screen to allow administrators to update a new column added to a DB2 table.
Supplied leadership and guidance to off-shore developers by providing Design Specifications and reviewing their test plans.
COBOL JCL DB2/SQL/SPUFI
SYNCSORT IEBGENER CICS
ENDEVOR M4IN Dump Master M4IN Trace Master
Blue-Devel Agile SPUFI
Fidelis Partners, Pittsburgh, PA October 2014 - November 2014
Application Developer at BNY Mellon
Performed maintenance functions in batch DB2 processes.
COBOL JCL DB2/SQL
ENDEVOR WORD EXCEL
Beacon Hill Staffing, Pittsburgh, PA January 2011 – June 2014
COBOL/IMS Developer at US Steel
Created a process to suppress the printing of invoices with invalid mailing addresses and email the errors to administrators for review.
Coded and installed a new plant-code for the second production line at a facility co-owned by US Steel and another manufacturer. The changes enabled US Steel to keep the reporting and accounting functions for the two production lines separate.
Performed maintenance functions in batch processes.
COBOL IMS/DB WORD
Progressive Systems, Pittsburgh, PA August 2010 – October 2010
IT Consultant at Wesco Distribution Inc. Pittsburgh, PA
Wrote a report to list conflicts between three files that held customers’ shipping addresses.
Repaired defects in upcoming releases found by the sales officers and QA analysts.
Bank of New York Mellon, Pittsburgh, PA June 1978 – August 2009
Senior Software Developer
Developed and maintained Business-Support programs under Mellon Banks teleprocessing network (INQUIRY) and trained other developers to do the same.
Created a bank-card number conversion using a sequential file of old/new account numbers. Since the file was too large to fit in a COBOL table, I coded an IBM Assembler program to load and perform binary searches against the table to convert the bankcard numbers.
In response to an edict from the Federal Accounting Standards Board wrote a program that tracked the amortization of costs and fees generated at loan closings.
Wrote and executed the system testing for the Y2K effort on a commercial loan system.
Assisted in the effort to convert Mellon Bank’s commercial loan system into another loan system at Bank of New York after the merger of the two companies.
COBOL IBM Assembler JCL
IMS VSAM SYNCSORT
IEBCOPY IDCAMS IEBGENER
ENDEVOR File-Aid FOCUS
ABENDAID Dump Master WORD
Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
Curriculum included studying programming languages (BASIC, FORTRAN, COBOL)