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ANYEL MARTICH
z/OS Test support/ EDItester

Company—
Newtech SRL

Years in IT—
5 years

My first mainframe job—
I got my first mainframe job this year as technical tester for EDI Billing App that runs on IBM z/OS with COBOL. I love working with the mainframe and I would like to become a COBOL for mainframe developer.

My favorite mainframe attribute—
It supports multiple programming languages and ability to use ISPF.

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