Senior COBOL Developer

Job Title: Senior COBOL Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 30/7/2021
Reference: CR/006189_1627369198
Contact Name: Simmi Vakharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2021 18:59

Job Description

  • Start ASAP | Canberra Location
  • 12 month contract with 24 months extensions
  • Australian Citizens


Finite is an Australian owned award-winning independent ICT recruitment company that currently supplies to many of the country's largest banks, telecommunications, commercial and State and Federal Government organisations. Finite has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland and Wellington.

The role

Seeking a Senior COBOL Developer to design, development, prototyping, unit testing.

  • Perform and manage analysis, design, development, prototyping, unit testing and maintenance activities solve highly complex problems.
  • Deliver high quality solutions
  • Perform high-level analysis of technical requirements to support project evaluation with proposed solutions.
  • Undertake technical design and development of highly complex custom solutions, and/or standard conversion and migration solutions.
  • Manage the release and ensure go-live production support and maintenance for the team's developments.

The requirements

  • Minimum 5 years proven experience as a COBOL developer on an IMB mainframe
  • Demonstrated experience in DELTA, MQ, CIS, DB2 and VSAM
  • Highly desirable - Demonstrated experience in Objectstar and Database Modelling
  • Ability to contribute to solution design where appropriate and provide technical design documentation
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to provide high quality code that aligns with the Services Australia architectural direction.

How to apply:

Please hit the apply button or email your resume and for more information contact the Finite Group on 6243 6475.

Finite actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people