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Programmer Analyst

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 1/23/2018 1:48:53 PM Brookfield, WI United States of America
Job Description

Thomson Reuters / Beta Systems is looking to fill a Programmer Analyst position within the Beta Host development team. The qualified developer must be able to successfully analyze code, unit and regression test a variety of application programs in both an Online (CICS) and Batch (MVS) environment.


  • Analysis - Programmer will be exposed to both Functional and Technical specifications and be able to code in current BETA programming standards
  • Coding - utilize COBOL, DB2 and CICS in the current BETA environment
  • Testing – will earn to use current BETA tools including Platinum and Debug to verify project results
  • Documenting - able to document programs and processes using current BETA tools including MS-word, MS-excel, etc.
  • Communication - able to provide status and project updates to Team Leader, Manager and PMO
  • On call Support - resolve abends and issues as needed on various applications.


  • Minimum 5 years mainframe experience using COBOL
  • Proficient in DB2, CICS, and Job Control Language are desired skills for this candidate
  • Strong analytical and technical skills along with solid communication skills, both written and verbal, are required
  • Ability to work within a structured project plan and complete tasks on time
  • Ability to document process changes
  • Experience in both waterfall and Agile SDLC preferred
  • Experience with TSO, Changeman, IBM DBug, Platinum, RDZ, and VISIO a plus.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Brookfield-Wisconsin-United States of America
Req #: JREQ098162
Locations: Brookfield-Wisconsin-United States of America
Job Function: Technology Development
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