Java/Mainframe Developer

java, mainframe, CICS, COBOL, DB2, Soap, Rest, Spring
Contract Independent, Contract W2
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

About US:
TechStar Group is a niche Product Development, Business Solutions, and Global IT Services firm based in Dallas, TX. At TechStar, we help drive customer success by leveraging our deep expertise in IT Solutions and Business Process improvements to enable our clients to achieve their organizational objectives.
Founded in 2002, TechStar Group has grown to become a solutions and implementation partner of choice to multiple Fortune 500 companies. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, TechStar currently has offices and delivery locations throughout the US and India.

Job Title: Java/Mainframe Developer
Location: Southlake, TX
Duration: 6+ Months

About the opportunity:

We're looking for a software engineer/developer with a solid development and analysis background. Financial industry experience would be preferred.

The key skill sets include:

  • Core Java software development experience
  • SOAP/REST Web Services Development (consume)
  • Spring Framework (Spring Batch is a huge plus)
  • Batch programming experience (Spring Batch, JSR, etc.)
  • Experienced in Mainframe environments and any other technologies are preferred including:
    • CICS
    • COBOL
    • DB2
    • JCL
    • TSO
    • VSAM
  • Linux scripting and/or UNIX and/or Client/Server experience is required
  • Ability to participate in on-call duties
  • Waterfall, Agile/Hybrid experience
  • Strong analytical, testing and debugging skills are necessary. 
  • Must be able to succeed in a demanding environment. 
  • This opportunity is open to an individual who is flexible, open minded, willing to learn and able to collaborate with team and application partners.

Desired Skills:

  • IDE experience with Eclipse or RAD preferred
  • XML creation and parsing within Java
  • ANT
  • WebSphere ComputeGrid (App Server experience preferred)
  • RDBMS - DB2 preferred (preferably on MVS)
  • ClearCase
  • DROOLS (Java Business Rules Engine)
  • ILOG (Java Business Rules Engine)


  • Font Conversions
  • Control M/R
  • Endevor
  • XML

What we offer:
At TechStar, we are always seeking high-performers who are at the forefront of technology. We provide competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package and access to challenging opportunities that facilitate personal and professional growth.
Learn more about us at:

Suman Gurram
C: 972 591 8719

Dice Id : 10201253
Position Id : 257936
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