Senior Cobol Analyst - VAX

Cobol, VAX, RMS, VMS, Software Deployment, Systems Analysis,
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Position: Sr. Cobol Analyst

Type: Permanent

Salary: 85-100k

Location: Bloomfield, CT  (Relocation Assistance Available)

Contact: Martin Hendricks / (630) 392-2515 /


Analyze current System functionality as it applies to changing Business Requirements in a Manufacturing Environment. Apply knowledge of Business, computer systems, and programming techniques to design and develop system software modifications to support Business Needs.

Analyze Current Systems to identify differences between existing systems and user/customer requests. Recommend new application system enhancements that meet the user requirements, company goals and objectives.

Review computer system capabilities to determine if system or program changes are possible. Recommend alternative path/process to achieve an acceptable solution when appropriate.

Modify, test and convert existing systems, review completed projects or computer programs to ensure goals are met.

Establish and maintain effective communication with users, functional departments to facilitate problem identification and resolution.

Functionally test code and document applications prior to Quality Control testing

Maintain application’s data integrity and accuracy within the database

Provide estimates, report status of assigned tasks and actual time spent on each. Effective and productive time-management skills are required.

Provide production application support for Aerospace businesses

Present technical ideas and solutions to Software Development Management


Strong Analytical skills; the ability to understand Business data and business processes in a Manufacturing Industry.

Excellent organizational and time –management skills. Must be detail oriented.

Ability to work independently, in a highly collaborative environment with other Software Developers.

Must possess strong interpersonal internal customer service skills.

High degree of productivity and skill in testing, troubleshooting, and problem solving.

Ability to communicate information efficiently and succinctly.

Experience and knowledge with VMS either on VAX, Alpha or Itanium.

Ability to code in Cobol/VAX COBOL and IBI FOCUS 4GL language.
Open VMS operating system. Understanding and knowledge of RMS file structures.

Experience debugging, documenting and software deployment


B.S. degree in computer science, related math and or business; or equivalent experience required.

7 years cross functional business and technical applications experience; including at least 5 years’ experience in programming and systems analysis.

Posted By

Martin Hendricks

1770 N. Park St, Suite 100 Naperville, IL, 60563

Dice Id : solpart
Position Id : MH-VAXCOBOL4
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