Senior Cobol / CICS Developers x 4

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  • Location:

    Berkshire, England

  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

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Senior Cobol / CICS Developers x 4

+ Home based roles

+ 3 month initial contracts

+ Outisde IR35 determination

+ £450 to £550 per day


Senior CICS Cobol developer with 10 + years of experience in Mainframe migrations working in large scale integration projects to support an existing team of developers to fix defects, ideally with Mantis experience. The individual will be part of a team where the work is directed by the Lead developers working in an Agile methodology.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

+ Lead, develop and document the deliverables associated with requests for Services from client.

+ Lead and facilitate requirements validation, solution review, and delivery of work package to the client.

+ Provide a single point of contact with Account Management Teams on technical issues, Root Cause Analysis and questions pertaining to implementation of solutions.

+ Provide support on account based approved solutions and continuous improvement initiatives.

+ Assist the Enterprise Architects and work under their guidance

Essential Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or related field or equivalent work experience. May have Master's degree in related field. Often holds entry-level certification(s) in work field. May hold intermediate-level certification(s) in work field.

  • Typically 10+ years of relevant experience

  • Ability to understand delivery work effort of solutions

  • Strong Hands On technical skills on CICS COBOL knowledge ideally using Mantis

  • Key skills would be: COBOL ,CICS,DB2, JCL

  • Expert knowledge of products, services and solutions in chosen domain

  • Strong industry-related knowledge and experience