IBM i-Series Production/Release

Post Date

Feb 13, 2024


Saint Paul,

ZIP/Postal Code

Jun 17, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Software Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$51 - $76 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

One of Insight Global's largest Pharmacy Benefit Clients is seeking an IBM i-series specialist to join the Production and Release team for the client's Claims system. The role is focused on Production and Release of updates for the product platform. A candidate must possess experience within the product release and off cycle work environment. The role requires someone to work weekdays and weekends, and this is done on a CST basis. This role requires someone who can not only Administrate but also functionally execute on the IBM i platform. On a day-to-day perspective someone in this role will be preparing for upcoming quarterly releases and occasional off cycle-code deployments. This individual will be executing on the deployment, interacting with Management/Team Members, and will have direct involvement with the team's manager, departments director, and other stakeholders. An excellent communicator and self-driven individual would be a great fit for this role.

Required Skills & Experience

* 5+ Years of IBM I-Series Exp. In Production Release Mgmt./Deployment

* Coding skills in Visual Basic, 2E, IBM i Shell Scripts, CL and SQL

* MUST BE ABLE TO WORK WEEKENDS AND WEEKDAYS (Rotating shift for weekend and quarterly releases)

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

* Exp. With large file conversions in the IBM i environment

* Exp. In Pharmacy Benefit Management/Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals

* Excellent Communication and Professional personality

* MIMIX and MIMIX Promoter

* MKS Experience (IBM I Change Management tool)

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.