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DevOps Microfocus Cobol Engineer

Posted on Aug 24, 2020 by Gazelle Global Consulting

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
1 Oct 2020
€65 - €75 Hourly

DevOps Microfocus Cobol Engineer

For one of my leading financial clients based in Amsterdam I am urgently looking for an experienced Dutch speaking DevOps Microfocus Cobol Engineer to help improve my clients development team. If you want to work in an Agile environment, are committed to deliver stable and secure services to end-users, and have plenty of zest then this is the contract for you. At least 2 years!

What you will be doing:

  • Development and maintenance of software in a MicroFocus EnterpriseDeveloper environment in cooperation with other (Development and Operations) engineers in your DevOps team

  • Implementing the necessary steps to deliver the code to production (build, test, implementation)

  • Test developed software with UFT, both manual as automatic

  • Managing the Operational Control Dashboard and other Risk activities (like SOX) of the Business Lending applications.

  • Active participation in the various Scrum ceremonies

  • Maintenance of CI/CD environment with Powershell, TFS and GIT

You will work in the IT organization focusing on development based on Cobol and PL/I. You will be part of a team delivering IT solutions and services operating according to a DevOps Agile development process. Intensive collaboration with business, other DevOps teams and infrastructure teams is day-to-day business. The focus is on high-quality, secure-critical software, delivered in time. The key development technologies used are MicroFocus EnterpriseDeveloper and SQL Server.

You will have the following Skills:

  • Your key competencies: excellent team player, persistent, service oriented, customer centric, eager to learn

  • Experience with Agile/Scrum/DevOps - very little with Agile/Scrum 6 months experience

  • At least 5 years of experience with Cobol, preferably MicroFocus Cobol

  • Knowledge of Windows Server 2012

  • Good social and communication skills

  • You are familiar with continuous Integration tools like: GIT, TFS

  • Experience with at least one modern Scripting language, preferably Powershell

  • Preferred experience with UAC or TWS/d

  • Preferred experience in financial services

  • Mindset for improving our development process

  • Ability to motivate people

  • Result-driven

  • Takes responsibility within and outside own focus area

  • Eager to learn new technology (like Java)

  • Flexible with respect to working pattern/hours

  • Dutch and English communication skills, verbal as well as written.

If this is you, do not delay in sending me your CV along with your contact details for immediate consideration.

Contract: 24months +

Location: Amsterdam

Rates: Negotiable.

Reference: 934809828

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