Cobol Mainframe Developer (12m FTC)- Northern Ireland

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1392940

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Cobol Mainframe Developer (12m FTC) based in Belfast

Title: Cobol Mainframe Developer (12m FTC)- Northern Ireland

Ref: 12/2/CMD

Think Technology- Think Allstate

We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.

You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.

You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.



Job Description

Life Technology Solutions seeks two proactive, process driven individuals for this busy and exciting role in release management, augmenting an existing US based team.

The Release Process Manager will be responsible for the LTS release calendar for both Major, Minor and Infrastructure releases, from the initial slotting and scheduling of projects through to the release and deployment across all releases.

Responsibilities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Evaluate detailed business, functional, and high-level technical requirements, including recovery, security, and audit.
  • Design detailed technical components with high-level architecture.
  • Develop or confirm detailed project or system change estimates or project plans.
  • Develop code for intermediate modules, following documentation and development standards.
  • Associates, or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or equivalent work.
  • 2 years + of application development experience required.
  • Experience in ATLAS Mainframe and COBOL highly preferred.
  • Life Insurance background is preferred, but not required.

Essential Criteria

  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment
  • Cobol/JCL/Mainframe knowledge 2 years’ + commercial experience.   
  • Deployment and Migration Tools and Process knowledge a plus   

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing Date:  Friday 22nd February 2019

Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.

Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.