Robert Half Technology Mainframe Programmer (COBOL/JCL) in Plano, Texas

Mainframe Programmer (COBOL/JCL) Robert Half Technology's client is one of the largest and most respected insurance companies in the US and is looking for an mainframe programmer qualified in COBOL or JCL who is familiar with .NET or C# to join their established software testing team. Our client is moving their mainframe environment to new technologies and is searching for a programmer to be a part of the transition. Responsibilities

  • Utilizes automated testing tools to build and execute tests

  • Assists team with problem resolution and decision making

  • Coordinates with business teams, development teams and vendors to determine testing and test automation coding requirements

  • Designs, codes, and tests components of test automation for complex or cross-functional systems, sub-systems or other technical solutions

  • Identifies multiple solutions and determines best approach to solve complex test automation opportunities with systems and software

  • Analyzes and recommends test automation tools

  • Demonstrates an understanding of agile software development

  • Work with multiple sales and administration systems

  • Accountable for on-time completion of own tasks and assists other team members to complete their tasks

  • Demonstrates agile practices and development of user stories, acceptance criteria and tasks

  • Facilitates conversations between developers, testers, business, product owners and stakeholders

  • Serves as liaison to other teams to help them implement test automation and QA strategies

  • Demonstrates knowledge in multiple areas of technology & actuarial sciences

  • Shows continued initiative to develop functional and professional skill or knowledge in automated testing

  • Remains current with developments and trends in agile principles and areas of expertise; shares gained knowledge with the organization

  • Participates in Company Development & Actuarial Communities of Practice and other professional software development associations or activities Technical requirements: 4 years of experience with Mainframe Systems (COBOL / JCL) and 2 years of experience with Object Oriented Language (e.g., C#/Java) If interested contact Cole.Pietsch@rht.com

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Req ID: 04010-0008948287

Functional Role: Programmer/Analyst

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Plano

Postal Code: 75075

Compensation: $43.54 to $50.41 per hour

Requirements: COBOL - All Versions, C# - Sharp