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  1. Ramshivaji G.

    Ramshivaji G.

    SAS Analytics&SAS Programming,COBOL, DB2, JCL, Project Management

    India - Tests: 3

    > Extensive experience in Development and Maintenance projects. > Have Experience in SAS Analytics PRO, SAS Graph and SAS/Connect. > Have Experience with SAS Macro Programming, SAS/Access. > Have Experience in COBOL, JCL and DB2. > Have worked with various interfaces with Java, .Net and PHP with COBOL as MQ Series as middleware. > Able to control project work flow and deliverables as per schedule.

    $15.56 /hr
    14 hours
  2. Bryan Gelfius

    Bryan Gelfius


    United States - Tests: 2

    As a developer for more than 20 years, I've developed for a wide range of systems. These systems include large mainframe systems utilizing COBOL, CICS, DB2 and IMS, Mid-range systems, and client/server architecture including Java, PHP, C, C++, VB, C#, .NET, SQL Server, MySql and Perl. I'm experience with many different operating systems such as Windows, Linux, and OS/390. I am seeking opportunities to solve business problems for your company.

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Raghu K

    Raghu K

    COBOL Developer


    Having 5 years of professional IT experience in Systems Design, Development, Testing, Integration, Documentation and Implementation of large/complex legacy projects and vast experience in Health Care, Banking and Insurance Domains. Excellent track record of leading end-to-end Requirement Procurement, Design, development and implementation of new modules to successful completion under tight deadlines.

    $22.22 /hr
    0 hours
  4. Karo Grigoryan

    Karo Grigoryan

    SQL, T-SQL, Assembler, Reports creation Expert, C/C++ Developer, Cobol

    Armenia - Tests: 3

    I am a developer with over 30 years of experience. My experience is in the following areas: IBM Assembler, COBOL, C/C++, Fortran, PL/1, EC2700 Assembler, FOXPRO, Clipper, PAL, C#, SQL, Transact-SQL, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, SAP Crystal Reports, Report Builder, Paradox, MS Access, 1C, Borland C++ Builder, MS Visual Studio, IBM/370/390 Mainframes programming languages and operating systems, development and debugging tools (TSO, ISPF, IOF, B92, B93, DB2 (SPUFI,QMF), CICS, Artemis, Caliber, ROSCOE, Maestro, XPediter, ITP-Panorama).

    $15.00 /hr
    5 hours
  5. Kavya Kasturi

    Kavya Kasturi

    Mainframe Developer/ Analyst

    India - Tests: 2

    I have close to 6 years of experience in Mainframe technologies which includes development/maintenance experience in various enterprise systems based on IBM/HP mainframes like Tandem and Open VMS technologies. My professional history includes positions such as Technology Analyst for 3 yrs and senior developer for about 3 years in Infosys technologies limited, India.

    $10.00 /hr
    5 hours
  6. Maris V.

    Maris V.

    Professional in everything, expert in Borland

    Latvia - Tests: 6

    Preferred tasks - with Borland products.Experience and ability in almost everything, from driver writing to Web design and Business Process Management tools, Windows and Linux.

    $33.33 /hr
    8,578 hours
  7. Charu S.

    Charu S.


    India - Tests: 2

    --> 10+ experience in AS400/RPG/COBOL/SYNON/DB2. --> Have tremendous USA UK healthcare experience- --> Expert in HL7 modules --->Expertize in ADT, Billing, Pharmacy module of US healthcare. Service Description --> SDLC knowledge --> Solution to all your business problems --> Quality work in SAP BO --> We give more than one solution

    $11.11 /hr
    2 hours
  8. Shishir Chanani

    Shishir Chanani

    Expert in VB with Automation Testing Experience

    India - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    I am expert in VB and has also created many tool in VB for the purpose of Automation Testing especially involving Mainframe Testing. I am very much passionate towards coding and also very keen to learn new technology.

    $22.22 /hr
    0 hours