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Republic Services App/Prog Analyst 3 iSeries in Scottsdale, Arizona

Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills focus on providing effective solutions to make proper waste disposal effortless for our 14 million customers. We’ll handle it from here., our brand promise, lets customers know they can count on Republic to provide a superior experience while fostering a sustainable Blue Planet for future generations to enjoy a cleaner, safer and healthier world. Why Work with Us Our Company cannot thrive without great people devoted to serving customers, the community and the planet. We hire the best people to make Republic a great place to work. We are focused on attracting talented individuals across professions who are as committed to serving customers and the planet as we are. We strive to create a workplace that's meaningful and rewarding to our 33,000 employees. That's why we are proud to be recognized as Best Large Employer by Forbes, World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, and Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index.

POSITION SUMMARY: The App/Programmer Analyst 3 (iSeries) is responsible for developing, configuring, coding, testing, and debugging complex new software, enhancements to existing proprietary software or purchased software packages. In conjunction with functional users and IT Business Systems team, the App/Programmer Analyst 3 (iSeries) assists with the design and documentation of the company’s application software environment, regularly provides guidance and training to less experiences programmer/analysts, and is responsible for leading application development projects of a very high complexity.


  • Prepares and drafts detailed technical specifications from which complex programs will be written or configured.

  • Analyzes and writes high quality code according to specifications.

  • Performs code reviews and performs all necessary follow-up action.

  • Follows all required Company policies and practices relating to the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

  • Leads and assists application programmer/analysts in defining application system scope and objectives through research and fact finding.

  • Provides Tier 3 support and resolution of open IT issues escalated by IT Customer Support.

  • Develops, creates and implements project plans for application software implementation activities of medium to high level of complexity.

  • Maintains strong vendor relationships to resolve problems and coordinate the delivery of IT products and services.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.


  • Experience working with:o XML documents, XSD-creating and understanding XML Schemas XSD, XPDL2.2, translations, XSLT.o PDM, SDA, DBU, Query/400o Aldon Change Management or equivalent AS/400 Change Management software.o IBM RDI Tools (Rational Developer for System i).o HTML, Javascript, Java for the iSeries.o Data retrieval and integration across multiple platforms.o Stored Procedure development.


  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field of study or minimum of 8 years of related experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with RPG/LE, CLLE Programming, iSeries/SQL.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with ILE Advanced concepts (Procedures, Service programs, Functions, Free RPG coding syntax).

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with complex SQL concepts and programming.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

• Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

• Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

• Short- and long-term disability.

• Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

• Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

• Employee discount programs.

• 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

We work for Earth. Every day, we come to work with two purposes in mind – serving our customers and doing our part to preserve our Blue Planet®. Our commitment to both has led to such things as landfill innovations, solar energy projects, community education designed to teach people to properly recycle, ongoing efforts to reduce our vehicle emissions and improving safety through technology—to name a few. To put it simply, we are 35,000 guardians of the environment, striving to make the world a better place.

Republic Services is more than a recycling and waste services company. We are a company dedicated to turning waste into possibilities. Together, united under the Republic Star, we are working for a cleaner, safer and healthier world where people thrive, not just for today, but for generations to come.