Cobol Developer

Job Ref: 50190164
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 28 February 2018
  • Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Competitive
  • Eleanor Carroll
  • 0161 888 2525

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A Cobol Developer is required to join a leading ecommerce business in their Preston office. You will be responsible for the delivery of high quality software and the continued delivery of stable, scalable software and services. This is an excellent opportunity for a Cobol Developer looking to utilise their skills within a larger, international ecommerce environment.

About the role:

As the Cobol Developer, you will be contributing to the delivery of high load, multi-threaded enterprise software systems to design schematics. You will be supporting the scheduled call centre, API and eCommerce sales channels. Your tasks as the Cobol Developer will include:

  • Implementation of suitable technologies into existing codebase to business and user requirements
  • Delivery of high quality software to the business and a low level of defects
  • Creation of clear and concise software architecture design documentation to support the development team
  • Creation of software package releases and deploy to development and system test environments

About you:

As the Cobol Developer, you will have had prior commercial experience as a Developer. In addition the following experience would be highly beneficial to your application:

  • Cobol - ideally Microfocus Cobol (others will be considered)
  • Linux
  • Shell & SQL scripting
  • Unit & load testing
  • Continuous build
  • Exposure to version control systems such as Git would be highly desirable, but not essential

This is a great opportunity for a Cobol Developer to work within an international, enterprise ecommerce environment, where you'll be able to add value and make an impact

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.