COBOL with EDI Development


Pittsburgh, PA

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 6 days ago

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Duration: 12 Months


Candidate must have extensive experience in the COBOL programming language and should have a thorough understanding of EDI. Experience in a Linux/Unix environment is desirable but not required.

Experience in any of the following is a plus: Microsoft BizTalk, SQL Server, Oracle.

Job Duties include but not limited to:

  • 70% - Analyze existing code for our EDI system and document the program flow, external procedure calls, data transformations, etc. so that the process can be duplicated in a new, "non-COBOL" environment. 30% - Trouble shoot existing code and scripts to identify and fix issues with the current EDI system.

Ideal Skills:

· Recent EDI experience. Primary transactions 810, 855, 880.

· COBOL – Micro Focus COBOL preferred

· Linux

· Data Mapping

· Analytical and trouble shooting ability

· Self-driven, proactive

· Good writing skills, willing to document environment

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written