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RPG Analyst Programmer - Foodstuffs SI

Foodstuffs South Island Limited is a major wholesaling and retail group operating as a cooperative, and established to provide high levels of service to its members.  These members include PAK’nSAVE, New World, Four Square, Henry’s and On The Spot stores.

We are seeking a self motivated individual to join our IT Business Systems Development team as an RPG Analyst Programmer.  Tasks will include analysis and maintenance of existing systems and the creation of technical documentation.

There may also the requirement to be available to support our systems outside of normal working hours on a rotational basis.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate the following experience and skills:

  • Commercial experience in RPG development of at least 5 years (including development of bespoke applications in a mixture of fixed- and free-format styles).
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Highly organised and thorough.
  • Good knowledge of SQL would be beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • The willingness and ability to learn new skills.
  • The ability to work in a team environment.
  • Effective interpersonal skills

Familiarity with any of iSeries operations and/or system administration, Jira, IBM Rational Developer for i, and SAP would be highly regarded.

A competitive salary will be negotiated.

Have you the necessary qualifications and skills to meet our needs? If interested in becoming part of our team, please apply online now.

Overseas applicants must hold New Zealand citizenship or New Zealand Permanent Residency.


Applications close Thursday 16th July 2020

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 3335.039

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Thursday, 16 July 2020