Senior Programmer – Cobol/HBITS-05-12958

at I-Link Solutions
Published September 21, 2023
Location Albany, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Title: Programmer - Senior

Location: Albany, NY
Job ID:  HBITS-05-12958

The consultant will be responsible for writing, testing, debugging new and existing COBOL/CICS/JCL code based on program area knowledge, conceptual and technical design specifications. The activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Design and write COBOL/CICS/JCL code based on previously developed and approved program specifications.
  • Develop and Modify DB2 SQL statements.
  • Ensure application documentation is complete, organized, accessible, and follows office standards.
  • Write and test procedures, parameters and other specifications required to implement COBOL programs.
  • Develop or assist with the development of unit, component and program test plans.
  • Implement program changes and provides user support as required.
  • Assist with and provide on call and after-hours production system monitoring, error diagnosis, debugging, and mitigation of issues.

Mandatory Qualification:


60 months structured programming in ANSI-74 and/or ANSI-85 COBOL in a

mainframe environment


36 months experience with TSO, ISPF, in an IBM MVS environment as a

COBOL developer.


36 months application development using CICS COBOL, DB2 SQL, and JCL.


60 months experience in system analysis, program design, and program and

unit testing.


60 months experience in on call and after-hours production system

monitoring, error diagnosis, debugging, and mitigation of issues

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Senior Programmer - Cobol/HBITS-05-12958