iSeries COBOL Engineer

at Keller Schroeder
Published September 21, 2023
Location Remote, OR
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


We welcome individual candidate and Corp-to-Corp (CTC) resume submissions.


6-month contract

Keller Schroeder, an information technology firm in Evansville, IN is seeking an iSeries (AS400) COBOL Developer to work with our direct client. This is a 6-month, remote contract opportunity with the possibility of extension.  The ideal candidate would have a deep understanding of interactive screen development. Candidates will be able to provide technical analysis, support, and programming.


  • Perform complex application programming activities on iSeries ILE COBOL, ILE CL, database DB2.
  • Lead the definition of system architecture and detailed solution design that are scalable and extensible.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams and other engineers/developers on different permutations to find the best solution possible.
  • Lead a project/program from initiation to delivery and warranty.
  • Own the quality of code and do your own testing.
  • Participate in the design and code review process.
  • Flexible and willing to accept change in priorities, multitask as necessary.
  • Mentor and guide junior developers on the team.


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • 10 years’ experience with at least 8 years programming and 5 years analysis.
  • iSeries development experience in technologies such as ILE COBOL, ILE CL, and database DB2.
  • Complete SDLC project knowledge.
  • Must be a highly skilled professional with strong analytical and communication skills.

Preferred experience:

  • Knowledge of iSeries API's, Data queues, User queues, multithreading, Journaling, and IBM iSeries file systems such as Library based system, etc.
  • Experience with SQL and MQ Series.

We look forward to receiving your resume in PDF format!

iSeries COBOL Engineer