Mainframe Technical Designer
Many of these projects depends on document flows within the organisation. For the
management of these document flows, various applications are used. The applications are developed based on a Cobol/DB2 back-office, with various technologies used on the frontoffice side (mainly C# .NET).
Projects include both the re-engineering of existing flows for improvement purpose and the implementation of new features.
We are looking for a Cobol Technical Designer to strengthen the team that is developing and maintaining the document management solutions.
requirements, propose technical solutions, analyse the transversal impacts, develop the solutions. He will also review and improve the technical design of the existing solutions.
He will estimate the effort to deliver the new solutions or to improve the solutions, respecting the developing standards and procedures of the client.
He will respect the priority and milestones agreed with his Team Leader.
He will be responsible for the unit testing and documentation of each module he produces, assuring the non-regression of the existing assets.
He will act as a contact person for the development teams using his solutions and provide support on technical issues.
He will be in charge, on a recurrent basis, of the daily production follow-up and will participate to some production releases.
Bachelor in Computer Sciences or equivalent by experience
Strong experience in COBOL programming.
Knowledge of IBM mainframe / DB2 infrastructure.
Able to convert functional design descriptions into technical implementations.
Microsoft Office tools
Unit testing techniques
Excel’s Macro and VBA
Software Design Life Cycle methodology
Experience in Electronic Document Management Processes
Experience in Workflow management
Experience in the insurance business
Analytical skills to structure requirements before implementing the solution.
Experience with insurance/banking applications
Work in an organized and structured way
Able to work in a large, complex and multicultural