Senior Cobol Developer

Title: Senior Cobol Developer
Location: Irvine, CA (4 days onsite)
Rate: $45-50/hr on Amtex W2
Duration: 12 to 18 months

Job Description:

Seeking a full-time Senior Cobol developer to support the Investment Book of Records development team. The candidate will develop enhancements and new functionality for our in-house suite of applications written in Cobol.

Responsibilities will include creation of technical specifications, architecting high-end solutions, hands-on development, creating test plans according to Client’s published Development Process Framework and providing production support.

Qualifications:
• The preferred candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and a minimum of 10 years of experience as a Sr.Cobol Developer.
• Experience with Fujitsu NetCobol or MicroFocus Cobol desired.
• Experience with relational databases required (Sybase a plus).
• MQ, Unix and Unix shell scripting a plus.
• Solid experience in full software development cycle, including application architecture, technical specs, analysis, software development, testing large-scale software applications, assisting SQA teams with UAT testing, production support.
• Experience in the financial industry with knowledge of trade flow and corporate actions a plus.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
• Exceptional interpersonal communication and strong team collaboration skills.
• Good project management skills.
• Possesses the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
• Experience testing software designed for elaborate business scenarios.
• Aptitude for learning new things and flexibility to adapt and follow guidelines.

Must-have:
• Minimum of 10+ years of experience as a Sr.Cobol Developer.
• Strong SQL skills and experience with relational databases (Sybase a plus).
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Nice to have:
• Experience in the financial industry with knowledge of trade flow and corporate actions
• MQ, Unix and Unix shell scripting
• Experience with Fujitsu NetCobol or MicroFocus Cobol

• Is this role supporting a specific project or initiative, which project or initiative is this role supporting?
o This position is to support the Investment Book of Records development team.
o The candidate will develop and support existing and new functionality for our in-house suite of applications written in Cobol.

• What will the interview process look like (phone screen, face to face, meet with team, how many rounds, etc)? Is there a test in the interview the candidate should be prepared for?
o Zoom call (Audio & Video)
o 2 to 3 rounds
o SQL/Coding skill test (may apply)

• What are the working hours, time zone? What are the schedule requirements (hybrid, remote)?
o Preferably working hours 9:00 am to 6:00 pm – Pacific Standard Time
o At least 4 days a week in the office

• What is the day to day of the person going to look like? Please be specific.
o Will get involved in full software development cycle, including analysis, design, writing technical specs, software development, testing large-scale software applications, assisting SQA teams with UAT testing and production support.

Interested candidtaes email your resume to alex@amtexenterprises.com & shabu@amtexenterprises.com

To apply for this job email your details to alex@amtexenterprises.com