Mainframe Developer/Project Manager

We're looking for a smart and driven individual to join our growing Corporate Information Technology (IT) department as a Project Manager/Mainframe Developer. This position will be filled and worked out of either Carthage, MO / Lenexa, KS / or Chicago, IL. Required travel will be moderate, primarily to the Corporate Office in Carthage, MO
At Leggett & Platt, you'll find numerous career opportunities and a high degree of flexibility to align with your career aspirations as they evolve. In this position, you'll have the opportunity to team with talented and personable professionals from Leggett & Platt, Microsoft, and other premier Global technology partners. While some of our positions do not require travel, as a Global company, there are many opportunities for domestic and international travel.
Essential responsibilities of a Project Manager/Mainframe Developer:
Migration of legacy Cobol applications to Micro Focus Cobol on a Windows platform
Project Management of various projects including working closely with technical resources to define, create, test and implement solutions
Participate in design meetings and consult with business clients to refine, develop, test, and debug programs to meet business needs
A few things you'll need:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Information Systems
Four or more years of Project Management for Mainframe JCL and Cobol
Experience leading a migration of legacy Cobol applications to a modern Cobol platform
Strong analytical, planning, organizational, and time management skills
Quick learner comfortable facing new challenges with the ability to maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced work environment
Things we consider a plus:
CA IDMS experience
Familiarity with CA Culprit
Experience with VSAM
Reasons you'll love it here: Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you'll fit right in.
How to learn more about us: For a fun glimpse into our company, visit Life@Leggett and look inside everyday work life! You can also see why we're proud of our Southwest MO roots and check out how we're different by watching this quick video.
Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We're not just hiring, we're building a better company. For more information, please visit www.leggett.com.
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