Mainframe COBOL/CICS Engineer (CTH/Sponsorship available)

at Keller Schroeder
Published June 22, 2022
Location Evansville, IN
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


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

Sponsorship is available if offered employment

Hybrid work arrangement in Evansville, IN

Keller Schroeder, an information technology firm in Evansville, IN is seeking a Mainframe COBOL/CICS Engineer to assist our direct client located in Evansville, IN. This is a 6-month contract with possible renewals every 6 months. Client has the option to offer full time employment after 6 months. Sponsorship is available if offered employment. This is a hybrid work arrangement with remote and onsite work in Evansville, IN.


This position is on the Risk Systems team supporting software for 24 x 7 loan origination processing. Will work across multiple platforms—specifically between a Mainframe and Web Server. The position is part of a fast paced, multi-tasking team that focuses on team functionality, quality, and productivity.


  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of Mainframe COBOL development
  • 5+ years of CICS
  • CICS monitoring tools such as Mainview, Omegamon
  • InterTest, Debugger, Xpeditor
  • ABEND tool such as Abend-AID
  • DB2
  • Work well in a team environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work with a variety of users and cross functional teams.
  • Participate in on-call rotation to support applications.
  • Able to work in the office.

Nice to have:

  • Worked with and understands ARF credit bureau data
  • Web Services for the Mainframe
  • IBM Developer for System z (IDz)—built on Eclipse platform and offers powerful tools for Mainframe application development
  • JIRA
  • GitLab experience helpful; ChangeMan or Endeavor is fine as well.
  • WebSphere MQ formerly known as IBM MQ
  • SQL

We look forward to receiving your resume in Word format!