Our mid-sized transportation company in the greater Chicagoland area, seeks an individual to join its IT group. This position will require working with internal and external personnel to develop, support and maintain existing infrastructure and applications in a 24/7 environment.
Working hours for this position are primarily flexible day shift, but support work at night and on weekends will sometimes be required. Although some new development is needed, currently a large percentage of the work is support: software problem analysis, debugging, testing and repair on a very critical system.
The successful candidate will have sound judgment, initiative, flexibility, and problem solving abilities and documented education/working experience with programming and computer operations.
Valuable experience include:
- programming in assembler, C/C++, COBOL and JAVA
- Working with and managing IBM iSeries (AS/400)
- Linux/Unix, and Microsoft windows servers, using and trouble-shooting TCP/IP networks, system development & complex project management.
A four-year degree from an accredited college or university in computer sciences or related field is preferred and at least two years of experience in a software development and support role is required