Senior Cobol Engineer

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior COBOL Engineer to join our client's dynamic technology team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining mission-critical COBOL applications that power various banking operations and processes. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, implement solutions, and ensure the reliability and performance of COBOL systems.
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Senior Cobol Engineer

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior COBOL Engineer to join our client's dynamic technology team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining mission-critical COBOL applications that power various banking operations and processes. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, implement solutions, and ensure the reliability and performance of COBOL systems.
When applying please remember to include your CV.
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Senior Cobol Engineer

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior COBOL Engineer to join our client's dynamic technology team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining mission-critical COBOL applications that power various banking operations and processes. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, implement solutions, and ensure the reliability and performance of COBOL systems.
When applying please remember to include your CV.
Apply Now

Senior Cobol Engineer

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior COBOL Engineer to join our client's dynamic technology team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining mission-critical COBOL applications that power various banking operations and processes. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, implement solutions, and ensure the reliability and performance of COBOL systems.
When applying please remember to include your CV.
Apply Now
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Remote
Full-time
Senior Cobol Engineer

Job Description

Are you an experienced, ambitious COBOL engineer looking for a challenging role where you can grow with clear career path development?

We are seeking a motivated COBOL engineer to join our dynamic, fun, and rewarding agile team of innovators. You will have the opportunity to work on groundbreaking projects, maintain existing applications, and be involved in the entire development lifecycle from planning to production.

As a COBOL engineer, you will work on a variety of projects including building new solutions and maintaining existing applications. You will be involved in the whole development lifecycle from planning to production.

You'll need extensive experience in COBOL and ideally some experience or interest in working with legacy systems.

If you are passionate about writing quality code, eager to continually learn, and excited to work on impactful projects using both established and modern technologies, this could be the perfect position for you. Join us and help inspire the next generation of engineers!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing, coding, testing, and debugging COBOL applications in accordance with project requirements and coding standards.

  • Enhancing and optimizing existing COBOL systems to improve efficiency, scalability, and maintainability.

  • Collaborating with business analysts, project managers, and stakeholders to gather requirements and translate them into technical specifications.

  • Conducting code reviews and providing technical guidance and support to junior developers.

  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues in COBOL applications, ensuring minimal disruption to business operations.

  • Participating in the full software development lifecycle, including requirement analysis, design, implementation, testing, deployment, and maintenance.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

  • Proven experience as a COBOL Developer in a financial services environment, preferably within an investment bank.

  • Expertise in COBOL programming language, including hands-on experience with COBOL development tools and utilities.

  • Strong understanding of banking processes and financial products, with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions.

  • Proficiency in mainframe technologies and environments, such as IBM z/OS and TSO/ISPF.

  • Experience with relational databases, particularly DB2, and SQL programming.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues in COBOL applications.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.

  • Proven ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Nice-to-have Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.

  • Relevant certifications in COBOL programming or mainframe technologies.

  • Experience with modernization initiatives, such as migrating COBOL applications to newer platforms or languages.

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies and DevOps practices.

  • Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git, and continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.

  • Join our client's innovative technology team and play a key role in shaping the future of banking with your expertise in COBOL development. If you are passionate about leveraging technology to drive business success and thrive in a dynamic and collaborative environment, we want to hear from you.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

  • Flexible work schedule and remote work options.

  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment.

  • MultiSport card 

  • Extensive Medical Insurance (including dental coverage)

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Skillwork Software & Consulting LTD is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 12313261

Office: Level39 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 5AB

VAT number: GB353866861

© 2024 Skillwork Software and Consulting Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

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Skillwork Software & Consulting LTD is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 12313261

Office: Level39 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 5AB

VAT number: GB353866861

© 2024 Skillwork Software and Consulting Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

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Skillwork Software & Consulting LTD is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 12313261

Office: Level39 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 5AB

VAT number: GB353866861

© 2024 Skillwork Software and Consulting Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

GET IN TOUCH

READY TO PUT OUR SKILL TO WORK?

Skillwork Software & Consulting LTD is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 12313261

Office: Level39 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 5AB

VAT number: GB353866861

© 2024 Skillwork Software and Consulting Ltd. All Rights Reserved.