AS400 COBOL Technical Lead Galway
Immediate requirement for an experienced AS 400 COBOL Technical Lead to join the team of a well-known and International Insurance provider based in Galway. This Technical Lead position is going to be a part of the AS 400 application development team
Overview of your role as a AS 400 COBOL Technical Lead / Developer
* Analyse production issue and provide fixes to make it function as designed. Activities include problem analysis, correction and testing, problem resolution and documentation.
* Prepare the overall project implementation plan and co ordinate with the teams to ensure all tasks are met and to the deadline
* Troubleshooting to identify root cause in case of Production problems, immediate temporary resolution of an issue and implementation of the solution/ work-around, providing a permanent fix of an issue, analysis and response to queries from business or end users.
* Manages the system administration activities in support of ongoing operations
* Develop or enhance the system application based on requirement and design document and adhering to strict coding standards
* Project monitoring and control during enhancement
* Review all developed code and system integration tests before been handed off to QA Team for testing
* Resolve all application related issues experienced by end user
* Provide support for all critical technical issues (AS400) including, technical challenges AS 400 OS Upgrade, AS 400 OS related issues etc
* Help project Managers to define scope, estimates and release plan
Key Skills & Background Experience
* Solid hands-on experience in AS400/COBOL-400 technology.
* Hands-on experience in application development, large system enhancement, integration activities
* Ability to travel within eastern Europe for short trips when required
* Prior experience working in On/Off shore model is an advantage
The AS 400 COBOL Technical Lead role offers a highly competitive salary in the region of 60-70K + benefits to include pension, healthcare, life assurance, education support +++
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