Senior Software Engineer

Rocket Software

Rocket Software

Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2023

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Job Description Summary:

Job Overview:

As a Senior Software Engineer You will be joining TMON agile team, with your deep knowledge you will be the main part of the team who will learn more about z/VSE and CICS TS operations and internals. Your abilities will be used to help our team with important part of product development and support which is used by some of the biggest companies all of the world.

As a Senior Software Engineer You will:

  • Have deep understanding of end-user requirements.

  • Optimize software design to leverage platform capabilities.

  • Provide input on designs for software enhancements and new products.

  • Be familiar with IBM z/VSE Assembler technologies

  • Take ownership of issues and communicate effectively with Support/SEs to resolve them.

  • Document and communicate on technical topics without direction.

  • Identify and proactively address problems to prevent recurrence.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of software engineering experience in IBM z/VSE Assembler development for system software products

  • Extensive knowledge of z/VSE and CICS TS operations and internals

  • Mastery of data structures and algorithms.

  • Able to select data structures and algorithms to solve technical problems.

  • Able to write high-quality code rapidly.

  • Good understanding of trade-offs in solving problems that have variable levels of complexity.

  • Deep understanding of memory allocation and management mechanism, security mechanisms, processing allocation mechanisms of target operating systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with z/VSE and CICS system monitoring

  • Experience with source code management using Git and Bitbucket

  • Experience with DevOps implementation in z/VM and z/VSE environments

  • Writes code faster than the average developer.

  • Outstanding quality with few bugs in generated code.


Rocket Software Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Rocket Software Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Rocket is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 781-577-4321 or send an email to We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!