Sr Software Engineer – COBOL

at SS&C Technologies
Published March 19, 2023
Location Kansas City, MO
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find SS&C, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge - one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Role Overview:

The Retirement Services Group at SS&C is currently hiring a Sr Software Engineer. This engineer will be responsible for analyzing, designing, programming and modifying software enhancements and/or new products using COBOL computer programs. This engineer will be a developer working on the development in our Retirement Service Group.


Design, build, and maintain modern COBOL programs for use by internal and external customers

Work with a product owner within an agile team to define, develop, and estimate user stories and epics

Work with BA and QA to create and implement automated BDD tests

Ensure the ongoing scalability, security, and maintainability of our products


Bachelor's degree and 4 years of work-related experience; or Master's degree and 2 years of work-related experience; or 6 years of equivalent work-related experience

Working knowledge of IBM Mainframe system, COBOL, SQL, IBM JCL and TSO commands, MS Office Suite applications

Developing and maintaining COBOL programs.

SQL and relational databases.

Working in an agile environment using Scrum.

A passion for continuous learning as well as the ability to learn quickly and apply new skills.

Flexibility/Ability to be proactive, possesses good problem solving skills and the capability to find solutions and the ability to successfully meet deadlines

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