Senior/Lead Cobol Developer

Online interview
B2B Employment contract

Your tasks

  • Development of new features and onboarding new data streams
  • Creating and maintaining API's
  • Manual and Automated testing
  • Test and DevOps Automation
  • Design and Architecture
  • Planning and execution
  • Statistics and data analysis
  • Creating and maintaining batching jobs

Project description

We are looking Cobol experts for multi application portfolio of applications in banking domain.

The applications are divided between 5 teams built around Payments, Credit Risks and Regulatory reporting.

Our team is a vibrant community of 40+ Cobol experts and growing waiting for you to exchange with ideas and experiences.

The immediate focus for the development of urgent new features and support of existing solutions.

A long term plan is to migrate read operations to Java microservices + Kafka. The extra theme is a rationalization of current assets.

This role is an opportunity for you to grow your technical expertise and make a difference across alliance of 56+ banks.

Who we're looking for?



Experience with IBM Mainframe Z13 and Z/oS

In depth knowledge of COBOL

Experience with development and maintenance of DB2

Experience using MQ

Experience with development and maintenance of JCL

Experience with CICS and TSO

Candidates with knowledge about XML/JSON will be preferred

Experience in Jira, Confluence, Git, Bitbucket

Experience with unit testing and CI/CD


Have a agile mindset or wish to become agile

Be a team player

An aspiration to work with new technologies and implement in a way that creates maximum business value to BEC

Ability to independently analyse, set the task, propose solution, sell solution and deliver it

Personal high standards for the quality

Be able to take initiatives and take contact, to ensure the deliverance

Be able to work independently even in a team setting

Good problem-solving skills.

Good verbal and written communications skills.

Ability to learn and work independently.


Hands on apache Kafka and Java experience is an advantage but you will have time and means to learn both

Payments, Cards, Credit Risk or AML experience is a huge advantage

Rexx, Assembler is a plus

Our company


Gdańsk, Wrocław, Warsaw, Krakow, Zug 13000
Tech skills
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • .Net

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