IBMi Developer

  • CGI
  • Lafayette, LA

Full Time

  • No Travel Required

Job Description

IBMi Developer

Position Description
Join this multifaceted organization as a Developer. With your expertise, you will work with a hard-working team to consult and develop solutions for a major client. You will support and work well with the client daily with a focus across the organization. You will have the opportunity to show/grow with technology in a customer-facing role. You should be able to work independently under limited supervision and apply your knowledge. You should have sufficient knowledge and maturity to efficiently look after business needs and technical issues and help to support the broader team. Your success will be directly related to CGI's and our client's success.

Your future duties and responsibilities
Design, modify, develop, write and implement software programming applications for IBMi / Power systems using High level programming languages.

Coding the MC400 application

Rocket Software LegaSuite

Design, modify, develop and implement database objects on DB2 for IBMi using high level languages like DB2 SQL for IBMi and tools like iSeries Navigator for I;

Perform and/or Support installs of software applications / operating systems on IBMi / Power systems;

Develop/maintain software applications implemented on IBMi using tools like Change Management, SEU, Aldon source control, IBM Rational Developer for IBMi (IBM RDi), IBM iAccess, iSeries Navigator;

Use SDLC process expertise in requirement gathering, analysis, design, development, application architecture and testing based on Waterfall/Agile/Scrum methodologies;

Participate in the testing process through test review and analyze, test witness and certify software built on IBMi and its peripherals;

Provide Scope and estimate of projects for IBMi,

Write technical, System and Release documentation adhering to quality processes and coding standards; fixes complex problems related to software built on IBM Power systems / IBMi and Peripheral systems built on Windows;

Work on multiple software development and improvements of projects with varying deadlines; Coordinate work with business, QA and other teams including offshore Development;

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
- Experience in high level programming languages in RPG, RPG Free, SQLRPGLE, SQL, PL/SQL, CL

- Web technologies like XML, WSDL

- Scripting languages like QSHELL

- Knowledge of MC400 product and coding

- Knowledge and experience of LegaSuite (Rocket Software)

- DB2 SQL for IBMi and tools like iSeries Navigator for IBMi (to create database objects on DB2)

- Experience with installing software applications in IBMi /Power Systems

- Knowledge in Change management, SEU, Aldon source control, IBM Rational Developer for IBMi (IBM RDi), IBM iAccess, iSeries Navigator to develop/maintain software

- Experience in Agile/waterfall/Scrum.

- Testing Experience - test review, analysis, test witnessing and certification

- Estimation knowledge for IBMi projects

- Write technical, systems and release documentation

- Coordinate work between business, QA and other teams

Educational Expectations: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Related Field


We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our compensation package includes multiple medical, dental, & vision options, both a Shared Purchase Plan (SPP) for CGI stocks and a 401(k) plan, as well as numerous other life style benefits. CGI also provides sick leave and vacation pay

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $66,300 - $146,900.

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients' digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today - one of the world's largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI - where your ideas and actions make a difference.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.

  • DB2
  • RPG
  • SQL
  • XML
  • IBM Cloud