Job Description

Position Description

  • The ideal candidate will develop quality software across banking product domains and is proficient with various Mainframe development tools and techniques.
  • The individual should be experienced with COBOL/JCL, DB2 including modelling and performance tuning, possess good problem solving skills, and take ownership of items independently while tracking to closure.
  • The candidate will liaise with global teams to understand requirements, develop high quality code and deliver projects.
  • The position requires attention to detail, coupled with ownership, to ensure the delivery of high-quality applications.

Responsibilities

  • Core to our culture, work as part of a global multi-discipline team (BA, DEV, QA, and Infrastructure).
  • Create high quality code while adhering to development best practices.
  • Ensure developed code is in alignment with system architecture and integration design standards;
  • Actively contribute and participate in design and architecture discussions, daily stand-ups, and Agile Sprint planning sessions.

Required Skills

  • 5-7 years of hands-on mainframe development experience
  • Hands-on technical experience delivering solutions using technologies including: COBOL, JCL, DB2
  • Proficient with DB2, including modelling and performance tuning
  • Understanding of the critical aspects of major transactional production systems; scalability, reliability, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience with optimization of mainframe processes
  • Knowledge of the Waterfall and Agile SDLC
  • Development within an Agile framework.
  • Strong familiarity with Agile software/tools (e.g., JIRA, etc.).
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, willingness to learn and grow
  • Ability to take ownership of the tasks assigned and work independently. Willingness to learn and grow.

Desired skills

  • Prior experience working in the Financial Services Industry
  • Working knowledge of distributed programming languages

Educational Qualification:

  • Minimum BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.