COBOL Developer

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Lafayette, LA
Date Posted September 2, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

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Position Description

CGI is seeking experienced Cobol Developers for our location in beautiful Lafayette, LA. This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting clients throughout the country.

Looking for career advancement?

CGI offers more than a job. We offer limitless opportunities to make a difference for the clients and communities we serve. Come join committed, skilled and passionate people just like you! We are one of the few end-to-end consulting firms with the scale, reach, capabilities and commitment to meet clients' enterprise digital transformation needs. Our 77,500 consultants and professionals work side-by-side with clients in 10 industries across more than 400 locations worldwide.

We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our benefits package includes multiple medical, dental, & vision options, both a Shared Purchase Plan (SPP) for CGI stocks and a 401(k) plan, PTO, ,as well as, numerous other life style benefits. CGI also provides unlimited sick leave!

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Ability to provide and implement technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems

• Ability to lead discussions with all levels of the organization

• Develop standard practices, components, guidelines for use of complex technology components.

• Lead actions to determine root cause of problems and drive resolution.

• Creates business and/or technical designs for new systems, and/or modifications to existing systems.

• Understand best practices and support changes pushed from test to QA and to prod.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• 5+ years relevant experience in Mainframe, COBOL, (DB2 CICS, JCL, CA-7, VSAM highly desired)

• Experience in Coding, QA, Testing and ability to work in a high volume capacity

• Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field

• Hands on experience in DB2

• Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle and good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Education: BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, related IT field or equivalent combination of experience and education

Skills

  • COBOL

What you can expect from us

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It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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