Senior Cobol Developer/Lead

at Aimic Inc
Published January 2, 2023
Location Albany, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Level 3: 7+ years’ experience with 2 years’ in a leadership role


Daily activities as a Cobol Programmer will include, but are not limited to:

• Review production systems to understand major technical components and relate them to business areas

• Use Cobol to analyze routines, procedures, TIP screens, ECL, batch jobs and FTPs which make up discrete parts of the systems

• Analyze DMS and RDMS database structures, data dictionaries and source code for discrepancies or inaccuracies

• Document system specifications and solutions to facilitate knowledge transfer

• Coordinate project activities among other team members, users, and/or requesters

• Act in advocacy role as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in all relevant phases of the IES Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

• Report status of current tasks and outstanding issues to supervisor and project leads

Mandatory Qualifications:

1. Level III- More than seven (7) years of experience working on complex projects with 2 or more years in a leadership role as a Developer

2. More than Fifteen (15) years of experience developing COBOL programs.

3. More than ten (10) years’ experience working on complex projects

Desirable Qualifications:

1. Five (5) years’ experience compiling and deploying COBOL programs to multiple environments (dev, test, production, etc.)

2. Five (5) years’ experience eliciting business requirements to be built in on a COBOL based platform

3. Five (5) years’ experience leading technical teams

4. Five (5) years’ experience supporting COBOL-based production systems

5. Twenty-Four (24) months experience conducting Business rules extraction using Evolveware Intellysis