Mainframe Tester

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Boston, MA
Date Posted November 8, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


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Critical member of Shared Services team that is migrating legacy applications from legacy to Oracle. Strong exposure to Scrum Agile techniques, Retail Supply Chain domain and ability to take up different roles working with Systems, Architecture, Cloud, Change Management team. Will require working in SCRUM Agile manner assisting the team delivering new business function to the client's customer and internal business users. Dynamic work environment and fast paced.

Role will require Requirement Gathering, Analysis, Design, Development, Unit testing, Test Environment and Production support in Mainframe Technologies

Your future duties and responsibilities

•Test new Batch programs using Mainframe COBOL, JCL, DB2 and VSAM.

•Test Online Programs as part of this project using Mainframe COBOL, CICS, DB2 and IMS.

•Test enhancement existing Mainframe applications which requires extensive functional and application knowledge in COBOL, CICS, DB2, JCL and IMS skill sets.

•Evaluate the interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of the overall system.

•Perform document testing and maintenance of system corrections.

•Help in preparation of testing requirements Technical Specification (TDD) based on the functionality and business requirements.

•Create Unit test case document with screenshots of the developed online screens or file format to be referenced in JIRA tool as part of user stories.

•Plan system and development deployment as well as maintain responsibility for meeting software compliance standards.

•Assist in production Implementation plan document required for deployment.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

•Strong Mainframe Development Experience with Mainframe COBOL, JCL/Proc, CICS, VSAM, DB2, Stored

•SAFe Agile Release / Scrum Knowledge preferred but at a minimum SAFe training and experience on multiple project Agile projects

•Preferred, but not required: Experience working as a consultant onsite at a client

•Preferred, but not required: Retail


SAFe Certified

Retail Merchandise Planning

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree


  • Mainframe

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