senior analyst programmer in Adelaide

lewis debenedictis, randstad
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Randstad is a supplier to SA Government under the SA Government across Government Temporary Staff Panel and provide temporary staff for ICT. We are also a supplier to major commercial ASX listed companies for professional ICT contract staffing.

With multiple opportunities available within high profile projects across South Australia, we have some exciting opportunities!


We are seeking applications from Senior Analyst Programmer based in South Australia who can demonstrate a successful work history within Government or Local Councils for current and upcoming ICT projects.

  • Planning, testing, programming and maintaining mainframe financial applications software and associated systems.
  • Analysing and resolving technical and programming issues related to applications and linked system software in collaboration with client agencies and stakeholders.
  • Providing expert advice, consultation and assistance to clients. Advise agencies on specific application software issues involving both package functionality and interfacing systems
  • Advising on and from time to time setting up financial databases in accordance with whole-of-government principles.
  • manage systems necessary for the proper auditing, backup and disaster recovery of financial applications software and client financial data/databases
  • work collaboratively with client agencies to maintain the integrity of financial data from an Information Technology perspective.
  • Contributing to the realisation of a range of significant project outcomes by undertaking projects and/or participating in project teams.


Having worked in a similar role, you will demonstrate sound relevant knowledge and experience in the following :

  • Experience developing and maintaining complex financial management systems within a z/OS mainframe JES2 environment together with a Relational Database Management System and associated batch and on-line environments.
  • Experience in the use of batch and CICS COBOL for system development and maintenance.
  • Experience coding within and for a TSO-ISPF environment, including CLIST and REXX code.
  • Experience in the use of Sort-exits for data extraction.
  • Experience in the use of job-scheduling tools such as JCL, CONTROL-M and CA-7.
  • Experience in the use of output management tools such as CA_SPOOL and CONTROL-D.
  • Willingness to keep abreast of new mainframe facilities as they become available and integrate into production systems. (e.g. XML)
  • Experience in identifying and resolving technical mainframe issues either internally or through liaison with external service providers.
  • Knowledge of government business and general accounting processes and systems.
  • Proven high level communication skills, including the provision of expert advice on mainframe technology of a critical and complex nature.
  • Ability to work with high levels of autonomy and to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Proven ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, prioritise workloads and meet on-call requirements.

Experience working within Local Council or Government will be highly regarded, specifically Health, Education, Transportation, Defence, Environment, Finance and Government administration.

A current DCSI Clearance is required, or the ability to obtain one.


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For more information about the potential opportunities, please contact lewis from Randstad Technologies Team on 8468 8008 or via email

Be a part of our exclusive local technologies contracting team and benefit from our first class service, great rates and fantastic opportunities!

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.





educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High