Mainframe Cobol Developer

at BCforward
Location Norwich, CT
Date Posted August 17, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Mainframe Cobol Developer

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Mainframe Cobol Developer for an opportunity Norwich, CT (06360)

Position Title Mainframe Cobol Developer

Location Norwich, CT 06360 (Remote candidates (continental US) can be considered.)

Expected Duration 4+ Months with possibility of extension or Permanent

Job Requirements

The position will be focused on reviewing and analyzing existing complex legacy MRP online and batch applications -- MacPac IMS COBOL and/or IMS & DB2 COBOL-based - to understand existing processes and to identify/define modifications or new processes that will be required to integrate Legacy MRP with other applications. Additionally, position will require legacy code development, testing and integration activities.


* DB2 / SQL
* Experienced in Manufacturing applications
* Application analysis - willing to dig deep, understand and interpret complex application processes
* Application Design experience
* Technical writing skills - ability to translate requirements/design/analytic outcomes into comprehensive program specifications
* Proactive Team player
* Experienced in Arthur Anderson's MACPAC application (Mainframe Manufacturing Requirements Planning (MRP)) a plus

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 143106 when responding to this ad.