Programmer/Analyst (Infor XA, IBS-ASW, RPG, SQL, IFS, DB2, EDI)

AVAILABLE   |   Contract   |   Remote Only   |   Recruiters OK   |   US   |   Posted on Jul 22, 2017

I have 30+ years RPG, CL programming experience on sys/34/36/38, as/400, iSeries, IBMi platforms.  I am detail oriented and proficient in each phase of programming - - planning, designing, coding, testing, training/documenting.  Great communication and people skills.  I am an avid learner.

I currently live in Minnesota and recently acquired my Private Pilot license.

As of February 2023, I am available for contract part time (remote only -unless within reasonable GA flying distance).

My Specialties

  • Infor XA ERP
  • User exit programs
  • Scripting 
  • SFTP to banking systems
  • DB2 Systems analysis and design
  • Application development
  • Forms/label design
  • Meeting with users -turning their ideas and plans into programs
  • IBM System Mgmt (devices, users, system admin, etc)
  • EDI operations
  • EDI map creation (wrote my own RPG parsing/mapping programs) 
  • Developed SQL Utility programs for user/job management
  • Extensive Supplier Rebates experience
  • Streamlined Sales Tax API build
  • Printer escape codes
  • 17 years experience with IPTOR (IBS ASW) Distribution package
  • 10 years experience with MUNIS - a city municipality software pkg

Methods/experience: CL; RPG II, III, 400, ILE; SQL (embedded, source, interactive);Journaling, Triggers, DDS; SDA (subfiles); FTP; Client Access/ACS; ODBC links to Excel and Access; Adobe Output Central aka: JetForms; scripts; TLAshford software; Microsoft office products, RDi.

Learning vsCode 400 and Node.js

I've written many new systems and done many modifications to existing systems.  Prior experience consulting for insurance company using visual FoxPro (similar to VBasic).