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Cobol Developers are software developers with experience in SCRUM and Agile environments. Common duties of a Cobol Developer are creating software for use in commerce, discussing requirements with clients, proposing business solutions, performing batch processing and scheduling, providing web services, managing files, and responding to client feedback. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, main job requirements are COBOL knowledge, creativity, teamwork, deadline orientation, attention to details, effective communication, computer proficiency, and customer service. Most eligible resumes make display of a degree in software engineering or computer science.

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Sr. COBOL Developer / Engineer

Responsible for development, QA and maintenance of the CME Price Reporting System governing all open outcry trading floor activity for over one million contracts per day. Supported systems trading systems utilized by individual traders and large accounts. Team of four senior technical staff.

  • Led a team of nine developers in the retirement of Tandem (HP-Nonstop) computers by migrating the CME Price Reporting System, which is a real time system used for the Chicago and New York trading floor staff consisting of 500 applications, to Linux servers, saving the company $1 million annually in maintenance fees.
  • Played a key role in helping to move the two disaster recovery systems for the CME Price Reporting System from the Chicago suburbs to New York, saving the company millions of dollars.
  • Led weekly meeting with trading floor management to address changes and adds as well as strategic initiatives.
  • Played a key role in the CBOT merger by integrating the CBOT trading floor systems into the CME Price Reporting System.
  • Led the CME Price Reporting System team during a time when over 500 new products were introduced for trading, providing more choices for customers to invest in derivatives and to manage risk.
  • Assumed high level responsibility of converting Linux based COBOL code to pure Java.
  • Responsible for a series of programming modifications and enhancements to the CME Price Reporting System using COBOL.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Computer Science Curriculum
2

COBOL Developer

  • Provided maintenance of the Program Loan Accounting System using COBOL II, IMS, DB2, JCL, Easytrieve, Endevor, CA7, File-Aid, OS/MVS, TSO/ISPF, IBM Mainframe
  • Participated in Debt Restructuring and Loan Write Off Batch projects using Agile methodologies
  • Provided reverse engineering - analyzed existing COBOL programs of the Program Loan Accounting System and created detailed specification documents that are used to produce business and functional requirements for the new Direct Loan System
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Mathematics
MS
Mathematics And Computer Science
3

COBOL Developer

  • Member of the Gems Membership team working in an Agile environment utilizing UNISYS mainframe equipment.
  • Performed manual test duties for a major project, creating test scenarios, running tests, reporting errors and retesting as required.
  • Created and updated COBOL programs accessing DMSII databases for on-line and batch processing.
  • Used XGEN 4GL code generator to update COBOL programs for on-line and batch programs.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AAS
Computer Programming
BS
Information Systems Management
4

COBOL Developer

  • Programmed many modifications to the LEADER System.
  • Authored Design and Test Plan documents.
  • Responsible for evaluating new and modified COBOL and ECL objects, from all software development groups, before migration to production. This was to insure that all objects conformed to LA County coding standards.
  • Software utilized: COBOL, Imbedded SQL, ECL, UNISYS RDMS, EXCEL, Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest, PowerBuilder Query Tool
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Mathematics
Dev
5

Sr. COBOL Developer

  • Apple Consigned Inventory project involves Pro C, Cobol IMS Db2 Development.
  • Involved in Analysis, Coding, Unit Testing, Regression Testing, Implementation.
  • Responsible for Technical analysis and design, code and testing co-ordination
  • Involved in code review for code developed by both onshore and offshore team.
  • Involved in regular meetings with both onshore and offshore teams and setting up priorities for both.
  • Document systems and programs enhanced, developed and implemented.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
6

Java/cobol Developer

Working in an environment doing maintenance and new development in a system using a mixture of Java and COBOL II for the Acquisition and Logistics department at Loew's. Emphasis was placed on, during testing, documenting that every line of COBOL code was tested. Part of the testing process was 'second testing' where a second developer followed the same test plan as the original developer, in an effort to enhance quality control.

  • Core team member on 8-week project to test a major upgrade of a third party system.
  • Tested more than 100 scripts involving cataloging of almost 2000 test datasets.
  • Took the initiative to document the test datasets being used in the release notes for the libraries, assuring every function was exercised.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Computer Science
BA
Psychology
7

Mainframe COBOL Developer

  • Made multiple enhancements and fixes to the Electronic Warehouse system
  • Designed and wrote new programs to add new data feeds for Electronic Windows system.
  • Wrote Technical Design documents for new programs and programs with significant changes
  • Worked with the Data Management Team and QA during the different testing/QA phases
  • Modified, recompiled and tested many COBOL programs to bring them up to standards and COBOL 5.2.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Computer Science
Business And Law

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