RPG Programmer Job Description

RPG Programmer Job Description

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RPG programmer provides beta system implementation services including installation and training of end users for Corporate and the Divisions.

RPG Programmer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Good analytical, technical, and communication skills
Quick learner with ability to work within a team or independently
Apply a strong knowledge of application development techniques and tools to design, develop, test and implement a wide range of application solutions
Investigate issues reported on the application system – to be able to understand user problems & identify root cause (analyse code, run debugger ) and apply appropriate fix to resolve the issue
Experience in Data Conversions from multiple sources (Flat Files, CSV, ASCII, ) to AS400
Provide services to program new and/or modify existing warehouse management system programs within SAFe Agile Framework
Provide production support for warehouse management system to keep Distribution center downtime to a minimum
Provide superior customer service to external/internal clients, including response to incidents, proactively notifying customers of issues, and assessing and communicating business impact
Resolve IT Incidents through resolution and as a point of contact
Implementation of software and hardware projects within budget timeline and scope definitions

RPG Programmer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for RPG Programmer

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Employers hiring for the RPG programmer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Computer Science, Education, Associates, Information Systems, Business, Design, Technical, Logic, Communication, Management Information Systems

Skills for RPG Programmer

Desired skills for RPG programmer include:

Appropriate programming language
Applicable Change Management System
Financial industry - ATM/debit card experience
Coding CL
SQL on the IBM Power System !
ITAR and EAR regulations
Pertinent computer hardware and software systems
Softlanding’s Turnover for iSeries Change Management application
Financial industry
Corporate retail environment

Desired experience for RPG programmer includes:

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related discipline – or equivalent experience
Requires expert knowledge of RPG and a working knowledge of Java along with experience working in an object oriented development environment
This position requires three or more years of EDI experience
Previous experience in college, or technical school programming languages like Java, C, C++ or other programming languages a plus
Proficiency in business modeling and requirements definition disciplines through Unified Modeling Language (UML), use cases, desired
Expertise in RPG (and CL) programming

RPG Programmer Examples


RPG Programmer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a RPG programmer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for RPG programmer
  • Subfile programming
  • Uses the tools and utilities supplied to develop, test and implement new computer programs
  • Plans and executes testing to ensure the program meets the specified requirements
  • Works with user/customer community to capture system requirements
  • Communicates technical concepts to non-technical people and communicates business ideas to technical people
  • Designs new systems that may be complex and cross platforms
  • Works with multiple systems creating and processing cartons to ship from print on demand created inventory
  • Takes a leadership role in, defining methods and processes for application development, developing systems that are extensible
  • Investigates innovative technologies and new techniques
  • Provides management with periodic formal and informal reports on the status of projects and problems
Qualifications for RPG programmer
  • Good analysis skills to review existing RPG/CL programs
  • Assist with the testing of EDI transactions when ready
  • EDI knowledge a plus, but not required
  • *This position is located in Milan, IL
  • Vigorous learning development program to learn RPG on the IBM i
  • Develop real world code

RPG Programmer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a RPG programmer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for RPG programmer
  • Provide necessary application development, consulting, support, and maintenance for corporate applications, systems, and processes
  • Must have ability to analyze and resolve technical problems, test newly developed applications and application enhancements, perform technical tasks, design and develop new applications and application enhancements
  • Must be able to read and understand, generate, and amend technical documentation in addition to completing formal process documentation
  • Construct Web Forms and Window Forms applications
  • Work with a minimal amount of supervision or direction
  • Analyze existing program logic and design enhancements based on correction and/or modification requirements
  • Create accurate, high quality solutions within the RentalMan Software
  • Ensure development is effectively and efficiently communicated through each stage of the Development Life Cycle
  • Use of the Aldon change management tool to ensure proper source control, packaging and releasing of changes though the project lifecycle
  • Familiarity with the Aldon Distributor module for packaging and distributing major and minor releases of the software
Qualifications for RPG programmer
  • Research and debug existing code
  • Work in a team environment learning the SDLC
  • Strong knowledge and skill in writing, math, reading and communications understanding of information system methodology, hardware, software and general business flows/procedures
  • 7+ years of AS400, RPG and SQL
  • Experience related to warehousing or service parts is preferred
  • This position is onsite, applicants must be willing to work onsite full time

RPG Programmer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of RPG programmer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for RPG programmer
  • Work to agreed project processes and contribute towards the goal of continuous improvement
  • Analyzing complex business requirements
  • Acting as a top technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts
  • Leveraging industry practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
  • Assuring quality, security and compliance requirements are always met
  • Allowing flexibility and thriving in an evolving environment
  • Adapting quickly to change and adjusting work accordingly in a positive manner
  • Must adhere to the NYS Information Security Policy Standards established and issued by the Office of Information Technology Services
  • Maintains application design specifications
  • Anticipates future application development needs to improve and update the current systems
Qualifications for RPG programmer
  • Work with team on creating the new AS400 files for the EDI processes - due to the amount of new files needed and new fields added/changed
  • Knowledge of end-to-end systems development life cycles, , waterfall, iterative and other modern approaches to software development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization, , executive, management, individual contributors
  • Minimum of 2 years of work and/or school experience is any programming language
  • At least 3 years of RPG (II, III, 400, ILE, ) programming, preferably for iSeries
  • Ability to provide physical network support - carry cabling up a ladder, moving boxes of 50 lbs)

RPG Programmer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a RPG programmer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for RPG programmer
  • Provide technical support on projects or system issues
  • Analyze business requirements for large, multi-functional projects
  • Conduct feasibility studies and translate requirements into appropriate design
  • Send plans for user approval
  • Guide the development of both new and revised computer systems to effectively serve user needs
  • Analyze, review, and modify programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements
  • Assure testing and debugging techniques are used effectively in the development and maintenance of any given system
  • Train users to use new programs
  • Analyze user requests for enhancements to determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and computer capabilities
  • Help users to solve operating problems and provide technical assistance to program users
Qualifications for RPG programmer
  • Ability to provide basic desktop support on occasion
  • Occasional travel to Salisbury offices - 1 day per month
  • 4+ years related free format RPG ILE programming experience
  • 2+ years of experience using embedded SQL
  • 2+ years of experience interfacing with vendors (internal and external) and business partners
  • Experience working with Manhattan software

RPG Programmer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of RPG programmer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for RPG programmer
  • Lead small projects or regularly coach other project personnel to ensure business application systems are developed in a way that complies with standards and established methodologies
  • Work in a team environment integrating activities with other departments and IT colleagues to ensure successful implementation and support of project efforts and achieve expected customer service levels
  • Collaborate with IT members, customers and other stakeholders evaluating application software packages, product reviews, tests and pilots and make recommendations to management
  • Maintain currency of new development techniques to improve delivery of user requirements
  • At least 5 yrs RPG programming on AS400
  • At least 5 yrs ILE programming on AS400
  • At least 3 yrs programming in BPCS ERP application or other ERP application on AS400
  • Partner with Business Units to understand and prioritize information needs, and translate business requirements into systems solutions
  • Experience with RPG programming
  • Partner with Corporate IS in the implementation of enhancements and resolution of issues when impacting the Jacksonville Distribution Center
Qualifications for RPG programmer
  • Any version of RPG programming
  • SQL statement for data management is a plus!
  • Proven track record of managing one's work load and being self-driven
  • Personal commitment to an organization and the desire to build tenure with an organization!
  • PERM POSITION, not Contract or Contract to Hire )
  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of computer science, information systems, or computer engineering or 10+ years of equivalent work experience

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