Adabas / Natural Developer


Columbia, SC

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 159 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

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We are looking for Adabas / Natural Developer for our client in Columbia, SC

Job Title: Adabas / Natural Developer

Job Location: Columbia, SC

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

"US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time."

Job Description:


  • Information Systems Architect - Intermediate
  • Candidate should be an experienced coder in Natural/ADABAS, COBOL CICS working under the supervision of the Economic Services Technical Manager.
  • Experience on the operations and development of SNAP/TANF and EBT applications is highly desirable. 
  • This includes lead requirements workshops with the Economic Services program are staff, develop Technical requirements, code development, unit testing, integration testing, and deployment.


  • Interact with other software engineers and technical leads to understand subsystem and component specifications and recommend changes to facilitate efficient and effective development.
  • Provide an architectural framework for information system development, maintenance, and enhancement efforts.
  • Design and document subsystems and system components consisting of several components working together to execute an encapsulated function of the larger system.
  • Determine and communicate the implications of system-level decisions on subsystems and components and help determine how best to mitigate or take advantage of these implications.
  • Determine and communicate the requirements and capabilities of components within the context of the larger system, project, and team.
  • Participate in efforts to share technology, functional knowledge and expertise within the organization; mentor junior and aspiring software development engineers.
  • Perform tasks efficiently and work together with team to ensure project success.


  • 5+ years of experience independently designing and implementing medium to large-scale software systems and components using .net architectures.
  • 5+ years of experience developing data-driven applications utilizing legacy database engines as part of the overall application architecture.
  • 5+ years' experience building Legacy MF systems, utilizing scalable approaches, and complex security models/implementations
  • Successful design and implementation of multiple software components and subsystems.
  • Ability to communicate the design and implementation of software systems including relevant strengths/weaknesses and reasons for implementation decisions.
  • Ability to communicate (orally and written) effectively with technical, non-technical staff, and customers/stakeholders as needed or directed.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the client and other information technology staff.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in the design, and operations of Federal Certified SNAP and TANF Eligibility and Benefit Issuance systems.
  • 5+ years of experience on the implementation and operations of Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) systems statewide.

Environments and Tools:

  • IBM zOS
  • Software AG Natural/ADABAS
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word


  • Preference will be given to experience related to Economic Services Eligibility applications (SNAP/TANF) system design and development and/or knowledge of the Economic Services program's mission and objectives
  • Experience with Agile software development is a plus.


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science or related area and experience in computer system development and modification. 
  • Related experience may be substituted for the bachelor's degree on a year-for-year basis.
  • A work experience in the modification and maintenance of system programs, the design and development of system software, or the testing and debugging of system software. 
  • An Associates degree or a bachelor's degree in a related field may be substituted for the required work experience.