Natural/ADABAS Developer
Tallahassee, Florida

Job ID: 11325
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Temp Project
Job Industry: Management / HR / Purchasing / Logistics

Estimated Duration: 12 months with possible extension.

Onsite: On location at the Client’s site 100% of the time. No telecommuting or remote work.

Description: Our Client, a government agency, is looking to hire a Natural / ADABAS Developer in Tallahassee, FL.


• Migrate Reporting mode applications to structured mode;
• Update the technical specifications of the sub-components;
• Enhance the Managed File Transfer environment;
• Program and test modifications required by projects such as PeopleFirst ID and PCard;
• Take day-to-day direction from the leadership, and work with staff and management to support all activities related to financial systems and other related areas as needed;
• Serve as a subject matter advisor;
• Assist in planning, strategy, and execution activities;
• Identify risks associated with the services;
• Complete transition services including facilitating lessons learned meetings and creating lessons;
• Provide weekly status updates to the leadership or designee;
• Review all artifacts related to financial systems projects;
• Coordinate communication between state agencies, and other entities;
• Facilitate meetings, promoting collaboration, and providing training as needed;
• Research, collect, evaluate, or refine tools, approaches, and solutions to specific challenges related to financial systems;
• Assist in developing reports and analyzing usage, data, and performance.


• Experience with Natural / ADABAS, in reporting mode and structured mode syntax (5+ years);
• Experience converting Natural programs from reporting mode to structured mode;
• Experience developing technical specifications and documenting existing legacy systems;
• Experience analyzing existing proceses and identifying efficiencies for legacy systems;
• Experience identifying project, application, or system risks and documenting and escalating them appropriately;
• Knowledge of the Florida Accounting Information Resource system and its subsystems (preferred);
• Knowledge of other State of Florida financial systems (preferred);
• Knowledge of other legacy financial management systems (preferred);
• Knowledge of other state government financial systems (preferred);
• Experience working with State agencies or other state governments similar in size in terms of annual budget and full-time equivalent employee count (preferred);
• Experience participating in a project where a state government underwent major organizational or technical transformation (preferred);
• Experience with webMethods EntireX to develop APIs for Natural programs (preferred);
• Experience with webMethods ApplinX for re-interfacing terminal screens as web interfaces (preferred);
• Experience with Adabas SQL Gateway (preferred);
• Experience with Event Replicator for Adabas (preferred);
• Experience with a legacy application analysis tool such as Natural Engineer or ITP Panorama (preferred);
• Knowledge of accounting systems and generally accepted accounting principles (preferred);
• Experience with testing tools (preferred);
• Experience with SQL and data querying (preferred);
• Experience with with DB2, SQL Server, or ADABAS data management systems (preferrd);
• Experience with ticketing systems, including BMC Remedy, Software AG’s PAC, or Treehouse N2O (preferred);
• Knowledge of system integration techniques, data mapping, and interface specifications related to enterprise resource planning systems (preferred);
• Experience developing or supporting large-volume data interchange and file transfers with state agencies, financial institutions, and the federal government (preferred);
• Experience with with WebFOCUS 7.7 or 8.2. (preferred);
• Experience migrating reporting environment from WebFOCUS 7.7 to 8.2 (preferred);
• Experience creating and executing test scripts and training scenarios (preferred).

Why apply?

• Gain experience in the company where employees represent a true diversity of backgrounds and talents and are the agency’s most valuable assets;
• Enjoy enriching professional and supportive work environment with generous benefits;
• Receive an access to great educational resources on financial security and benefit from investing into your own financial state with every hour of your work with this Client;
• Work with a great team of professionals in friendly and relaxed work atmosphere;
• Benefit from multiple projects extensions and an opportunity to apply full time after your contract is successfully completed;
• Receive support and advice from Vitaver consultants who are already working at our Client’s site;
• Get extra cash by participating in Vitaver Successful Completion Bonus Program;
• Always get paid in full and on time.

If this job is not for you, earn a $2,100.00 referral bonus in cash by referring a Candidate or a Client to us. Vitaver Referral Program is one of the most generous on the market!

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