Senior Analyst Programmer
American Airlines/ The SABRE Group
Project: SOCRATE Joint Venture of American Airlines and French National Railroads
Work with the joint venture team to develop a new global reservations system RESARAIL for rail, airline, car, cruise, hotel, and skiing reservations. Define functional specifications, document detailed design, write and test the software. Participate in the development of applications for Eurostar and Thalys. Provide application interfaces with other real-time systems, including WorldSpan, Amadeus, Avis, and Galileo. Provide back-end functions and commands to administer the core parameters and control access to multi-host reservations.
Supervise test platforms for integration, regression, and acceptance testing. Develop a defects tracking application to manage failures, system downtime, and ad-hoc reports. Administer VM mainframe and provide utilities to support software builds, implementations, and version control. Convert VM/CMS offline support applications for Y2K compliance.