COBOL Programmer

Cynet Systems   •  

Columbia, SC

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 37 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for COBOL Programmer for our client in Columbia, SC

Job Title: COBOL Programmer

Job Location: Columbia, SC

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

"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:

  • Create a user presentation of how the programs currently work and work with the business unit and it SME to develop a new requirements document for each type of disposition and once approved, develop new processes and programs to collect the data, process the data, upload the database and send to an interface for client collection also.

Daily duties / responsibilities:

  • Review current code, document process and rules in a user friendly format, prepare presentations for technical and non-technical stakeholders, work with it members to plan and build replacement processes to meet the needs of a timely update to the history data.
  • Recommend changes, enhancements or corrections to integrate the data with sled data

Required skills (rank in order of importance):

  • COBOL – ability to read and develop code
  • Experience in batch and real time programming
  • Business analyst/requirements gathering experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Transaction environment (IBM CICS OR UNISYS tip)
  • Ability to create technical documents
  • Ability to create user guides and requirements documents
  • Ability to analyze users current processes and determine technical methods to assist and streamline them
  • Ability to learn new technology
  • Ability to work well with a diverse team

Preferred skills (rank in order of importance):

  • Experience with Unisys environments or platforms
  • Experience or knowledge of hierarchical databases
  • Working knowledge of Unisys tip
  • Working knowledge of socket interface programming
  • Working knowledge of law enforcement message switch interfaces
  • Knowledge of criminal justice arrest, disposition and custody data
  • NCIC knowledge or experience

Required education:

  • 2 year degree, experience is the primary item