Cobol Programmer – Data Conversion Project

at Kforce Technology
Published January 27, 2023
Location Omaha, NE
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  Contractor  


Kforce has a client in Omaha, NE that is seeking a Cobol Programmer for a Data Conversion Project.


  • The Cobol Programmer is responsible for the technical data conversion programming
  • Deliver and execute conversion project milestones for the full project life cycle from initiation through project closure
  • Programming complex technical requirements for conversion applications
  • Partnering with data conversion analysts and business analysts to identify business needs and appropriate technical solutions
  • Creation of data conversion mapping programs and processes
  • Ensuring quality of data conversion output (data, files, reports, statements, plastics, etc.) including holding quality inspections
  • As a Cobol Programmer, you will be validating offline System and Output testing of data conversion files
  • Debugging complex code and processes
  • Planning and participating in mocks and other client events in conjunction with client and partners
  • Building partnerships with clients, product owners, application development teams, and program management colleagues
  • Adherence to internal processes and best practices
  • Monitoring and reporting progress
  • The Cobol Programmer is responsible for the identification of risks and issues; Managing and escalating appropriately