iSeries RPG Programmer- long-term contract- near Union Station -

iSeries RPG Programmer- long-term contract- near Union Station -

**Please respond with resume and contact information**
**Looking resource ASAP - must be local to Chicago area**
*No remote option*
*Must be able to work within the US without sponsorship-- C2C ok*

Our Client:

This is one of the world's largest technology distribution companies with wide global presence. This organization serves as a giant hub between thousands of suppliers and customers and their IT organization plays a key role in their line of business. Many of the IT initiatives are focused on cutting-edge technology to maximize the effectiveness of internal and external communication. We are looking for a strong resource to get started right away--this interview process will move quickly.

This role will require someone with in-depth experience working with iSeries RPG programming within a distribution organization. You will have the opportunity to work on a smaller team and assist in special projects and occasional support. This person will be a fast learner and should be able to hit the ground running while expanding their skill set as they go. This is a long-term contract position and will require onsite attendance M-F, resulting in a 40 hour work week. A perfect fit would be someone who is diplomatic, collaborative, and creative with a solution-focused attitude.

You MUST have:

• Knowledge of SQL server
• Extensive experience working with RPG
• Experience with Free-Form and ILE
• In-depth experience with AS/400 or a similar technology (read and write queries)
• A positive attitude with a result driven mentality--team player, yet independent
• Strong analysis skills
• Experience working with technical and non-technical employees

Bonus points for:

• Supporting real-time applications
• Background working within a manufacturing or distribution environment