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Cobol/DB2 Developer - Software Engineer II

Pennington, New Jersey

Job Description:

This Mainframe Software Engineer resides in the critical Tax Lot processing area of Bank of America. Participates in the design/development of complex applications while working alongside Portfolio Managers, who are the end-users of the tools we build. Ready to step-in and contribute to the technical stack while mentoring and providing the necessary technical guidance to junior members of the team.

Required Skills

  • Hands on development with minimum of 5 years experience in COBOL,CICS,DB2 IBM OS/JCL (MVS), ZOS, Testing & Debugging.
  • Experience in coding complex DB2 Stored Procedures
  • Good knowledge of System performance and tuning.
  • Ability to troubleshoot production issues
  • Strong skills in using Debugging Tools
  • Can work independently and as a part of the team
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to break down complex problems/ideas and come-up with creative solutions, leveraging the latest of the technologies, where possible.
  • Must possess the ability to handle multiple projects in-parallel and be able to work independently in addition to contributing as part of a highly collaborative and globally dispersed team

Preferred Skills

  • Experience using Agile methodologies
  • Ability to design and build solutions using common Enterprise Integration Patterns.
  • Prior experience developing in Bookkeeping/Tax departments, or within Financial Services.
  • Experience in test automation and thorough knowledge/experience in all phases of SDLC.
  • Programming experience with MQ using CICS/Cobol and Batch/Cobol
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent is preferred.
  • Knowledge of change management tools like ENDEVOR, CICS analysis

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

This Mainframe Software Engineer resides in the critical Tax Lot processing area of Bank of America. Participates in the design/development of complex applications while working alongside Portfolio Managers, who are the end-users of the tools we build. Ready to step-in and contribute to the technical stack while mentoring and providing the necessary technical guidance to junior members of the team.

Required Skills

  • Hands on development with minimum of 5 years experience in COBOL,CICS,DB2 IBM OS/JCL (MVS), ZOS, Testing & Debugging.
  • Experience in coding complex DB2 Stored Procedures
  • Good knowledge of System performance and tuning.
  • Ability to troubleshoot production issues
  • Strong skills in using Debugging Tools
  • Can work independently and as a part of the team
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to break down complex problems/ideas and come-up with creative solutions, leveraging the latest of the technologies, where possible.
  • Must possess the ability to handle multiple projects in-parallel and be able to work independently in addition to contributing as part of a highly collaborative and globally dispersed team

Preferred Skills

  • Experience using Agile methodologies
  • Ability to design and build solutions using common Enterprise Integration Patterns.
  • Prior experience developing in Bookkeeping/Tax departments, or within Financial Services.
  • Experience in test automation and thorough knowledge/experience in all phases of SDLC.
  • Programming experience with MQ using CICS/Cobol and Batch/Cobol
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent is preferred.
  • Knowledge of change management tools like ENDEVOR, CICS analysis

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21046244

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Lee Polidoro

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
1200 AMERICAN BLVD, NJ, Pennington, 08534