VME COBOL Mainframe Developer

VME COBOL Mainframe Developer

Whitehall Resources are currently looking for a VME COBOL Mainframe Developer.

Task Description:
The Developer will work within a Development team, and may be involved in development of new products and maintenance of existing products.

Tasks:
– Carrying out development in accordance with the agreed requirements and development standards
– Testing of products in accordance with the test strategy to ensure that they are fit for purpose
– Assisting the Scrum Master in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion
– Completion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as required
– Management and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility as requested by the Scrum Master, including negotiation with other teams as necessary
– Prompt escalation of problems, issues and risks as necessary
– Playing an active part in Process improvement, awareness of and compliance with all relevant quality processes and procedures, including completion of all the specified quality records
– Be involved as part of an agile scrum team

Technologies:
– VME COBOL (core skill)
– SQL, Oracle (core skill)
– PL/SQL (core skill)
– JAVA / J2ee (core skill)
– Rational Toolset (Inc Clear/Case)
– PERL
– BEA WebLogic
– Web Methods
– UNIX, UNIX shell scripting
– Application Master

Mandatory Technical Skill:
– Knowledge of Waterfall & Agile methodologies, Knowledge of SLC/RAE methodology, Knowledge of RUP methodology & supporting Rational toolset, OO Analysis & Design techniques
– Business Objects
– Full knowledge of the development lifecycle
– Business Intelligence
– Warehouse Design
– Data Modelling
– Awareness of Risk, Change & Problem Management
– Awareness of Configuration Management

Mandatory Business skill:
– Good written and verbal communication skills, Problem solving and creativity skills, Honesty and Integrity, Eagerness to learn, Drive and energy, Professional appearance, Team player
– Knowledge of CESA preferable


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.