Position Description

IBM iSeries Systems Programmer (Remote Work Flexibility)
Location Johnston, IA
Job Code 642
# of openings 1
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Are you tired of maintaining the same old hum drum system in a low-tech business?  Are you ready for an opportunity to be on a solid team with hybrid mix of solid foundational and state-of-the-art technology?  Do you have enthusiasm for learning every detail of the systems and sub-systems for which you are responsible for?  Do you engage with resolving technical issues with an attitude of committed, professional ownership?  Do you feel you have the capacity to drive hardware and software system upgrades on high availability systems with flawless execution?  Are you ready to broaden your knowledge, experience, and net worth past the current box you find yourself trapped in?  If so, we may have the job for you as an IBMi Systems Programmer.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be challenged, add more excitement to your life, and show what you are truly capable of!  You will be part of a team of technical professionals striving to push the envelope for high system availability and performance!  We are looking for the right person who can be a key player in continuing to grow our organization by supporting the IBMi architecture, and a desire to learn new technologies.  Within your 1st year in this position, you may be part of an exciting project to upgrade hardware and software on our IBMi systems to improve high availability to our financial industry customer base.  You will also have hands-on opportunities to learn other platforms.  The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of IBMi systems and applications programming experience, an enthusiasm for details, situational awareness, persistence, a broad-minded view, SQL knowledge, CL and RPG are big plus. 

SHAZAM is a dynamic and fast paced organization that supports community financial institutions in 30 states.  We are a stable company which has not been merged or acquired since our inception over 40 years ago.  Our vision is to develop people.  We have a staff of dedicated and friendly IT professionals and emphasize the team dynamic.  As a member of the Enterprise Systems Team, you will have the opportunity to participate in IBMi Security Analytics and Systems Security Administration.  In addition, SHAZAM offers two facilities with state-of-the-art technology.  Our Johnston office is located in a greenbelt area. 

The Strength of SHAZAM

SHAZAM’s an independent company in the thriving financial services industry. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced work environment where you'll be challenged and rewarded for your achievements. Our employees’ professional growth and development is top priority, and you’ll be surrounded by talented individuals and postured to make a real difference in the company. As a team member at SHAZAM, you’ll be an essential part of our mission as we work together strengthening community financial institutions. We’re a trusted partner to our valued customers providing answers, choice and innovation with an impeccable level of customer service — a level unmatched in the industry. And here’s the best part. We’re a national company that offers a small-company feel, a cultural balance that’s hard to come by but very real at SHAZAM. As an employee here, you’ll get to know everyone from the front line to the CEO, and be a part of a highly collaborative work environment.


Join SHAZAM and be a part of a motivated and vibrant group of people. We offer highly competitive salary packages and attractive benefits:

  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision, plus flexible spending accounts

  • Retirement plan, plus financial planning assistance

  • Paid time off, paid parental leave, volunteer time off, and paid corporate holidays

  • Educational assistance

  • Casual dress

  • Wellness programs, on-site fitness center and fitness reimbursement

  • Life insurance and disability plans

  • Employee rewards, recognition programs and employee referral program

  • Flexible hours

  • Two Des Moines area facilities with secure building access and free on-site parking. (Johnston office is located in a greenbelt area).



Visa Sponsorship: This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by ITS, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

If you believe you are receiving communications related to this position from someone other than SHAZAM, please email HumanResourcesGroup@SHAZAM.net. SHAZAM will not ask you to share financial information as part of the application process.

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