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iMocha’s CICS test enables recruiters and hiring managers to hire job-fit candidate within a short period & take unbiased hiring decision. This test is useful for hiring Mainframe CICS Developers. Our CICS online test has helped our customers to reduce technical screening time by 80%.

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CICS Test Assessment (Customer Information Control System)

Customer Information Control System (CICS) is a mixture of application servers that provide online transaction management, industrial strength, and connectivity for applications. It has become the most commonly used server for internet applications. The CICS test is specially designed to check the application and practical skills of a Customer Information Control System (CICS) developer as per industry standards. Our Customer Information Control System (CICS) skill test is created and validated by Subject Matter Experts (SME).

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Test Summary

The test contains MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQs (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, True or False. Using powerful reporting, a detailed analysis of test results is provided to facilitate better decisions and predict candidates'/employees' success.

The CICS online test enables employers and recruiters to identify potential hires by evaluating working skills and job readiness. Therefore, the emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

The combination of application and theory questions helps to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates

Useful for hiring
  • Mainframe CICS Developer
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CICS Features

iMocha’s CICS online test helps to evaluate a candidate’s understanding of the Customer Information Control System (CICS) and its features and aspects.


Our test checks a candidate’s understanding of physical map sets and symbolic map sets.

Interface Block

The test assesses a candidate’s knowledge about interface block, a control block that contains information about transaction identifier, time, date, etc.

Control Functions

This CICS test checks a candidate’s ability to use control functions in the Customer Information Control System (CICS).

CICS Functions

Our test assesses a candidate’s knowledge about CICS functions which authorizes users, allocates resources, and passes application database requests to the appropriate database manager.


The test assesses a candidate’s knowledge about Basic Mapping Support (BMS) which helps to communicate with a terminal.
Sample Question
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Q 1. What type of field should we avoid naming in a map?

Fields that would not be referenced in the program.
Fields that would complicate the program.
Numeric fields.
Fields that would be referenced in the program.
None of the options.
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