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Principal Software Engineer, Data Replication (z/OS Assembler)

Company: Informatica
Location: Austin
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Job Description:

Principal Software Engineer, Data Replication (z/OS Assembler) Our Team Our team specializes in delivering cross-platform replication tools that perform change data capture from OLTP databases on z/OS, UNIX and Windows platforms and apply those captured changes to other databases and data warehouses. Additionally, our team supplies that captured change data to the full suite of Informatica products. Your Opportunity Change data capture is one of the core technologies that our team provides to the Informatica product suite, giving consistently integrated source data across all products, which aids cross-sell/upsell opportunities. You will participate in delivering new enterprise-level functionality for integrating z/OS change capture data sources with modern corporate software and data architectures, and be responsible at a feature level for delivering, in a timely manner, well tested, scalable and robust components. Our Ideal Candidate You are an experienced software engineer who has the ability to work on the z/OS platform, and has delivered enterprise quality z/OS assembler and C/C++ code. Your Responsibilities The successful candidate will be based in Austin, TX and will be responsible for:

  • Sustaining and enhancing infrastructure on z/OS to extract and format captured data and provide that data to other Informatica components and products (required)
  • Sustaining and enhancing the IMS CDC component (required)
  • Sustaining and enhancing the DB2 z/OS Change Data Capture (CDC) component (optional)
  • Sustaining and enhancing the VSAM CDC component (optional)
  • Sustaining and enhancing the CICS CDC component (optional)
  • Facilitating the collaboration and engagement between senior members of the team to ensure sound design and implementation of big functional areas
  • Implementing new features in our change data capture technologies
  • Working closely with architects, developers, and QA engineers to discuss and evangelize features
  • Collaborating with geographically dispersed, cross-functional teams
  • Participating in internal/cross-team meetings, scoping, decision making and technical documentation
  • Mentoring junior engineers on technical, architectural, design and related issues
  • Proactively identifying architectural weaknesses and recommending appropriate solutions
  • Taking architectural ownership of functional areas in the product Representative accountabilities may include, but are not limited to:
    • Leading and driving the delivery and architecture for significantly large functional areas in the product
    • Taking ownership for features that cut across multiple product groups
    • Designing, implementing, documenting, analyzing and operationalizing features clearly to ensure that others may readily utilize them
    • Interacting with QA and documentation teams to clearly communicate the features and behaviors of the system
    • Reviewing functional and test specifications and conducting training sessions for global services and support teams
    • Assisting customers, support engineers, and field engineers with troubleshooting issues and problems Your Qualifications
      • 7 or more years of relevant professional experience, a portion of which was within a global enterprise software company
      • Deep understanding of the z/OS operating system and operational environment, including knowledge of common data access methods
      • Experience providing enterprise quality z/OS assembler language, and C code.
      • Expertise in IMS programming.
      • Expertise in DB2 z/OS programming. Understanding of DB2 internals a big plus.
      • In-depth experience in PowerExchange internals is highly preferred.
      • Proven ability to work well with others in a fast-paced, iterative, product definition and development environment
      • Ability to communicate and express thoughts and ideas in a big group
      • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills within an organization
      • Able to work independently with little direct supervision and take initiative; willing to mentor and develop others
      • Strong analytical problem solving and decision making skills
      • Ability to react quickly to changing requirements due to product limitations or driven by enterprise needs
      • Experience with C++ or Java programming languages is a plus
      • Exposure to non-relational database systems such as IDMS, VSAM or Datacom is a plus
      • Exposure to transaction processing systems such as CICS is a plus
      • Expertise in database programming and database application development from a mainframe environment (Datacom, IDMS, VSAM) is a plus
      • Experience in multi-threaded programming is a plus
      • Working experience with Visual Studio IDE is a plus
      • BS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline preferred; advanced degree is a plus

        Keywords: Informatica, Austin, Principal Software Engineer, Data Replication (z/OS Assembler), IT / Software / Systems, Austin, Texas

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