Cobol Analysts/Programmers

The Software Engineer is responsible for the design, architecture, and development of advanced software solutions. Adheres to the organization’s software solutions while following the best practices and standards set by the Software Development Group.

Location: Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City

Status: Urgent

# of Positions Available: 10

Job Description
  • Conduct analysis on Business Requirements and prepares program specifications at the systems level for simple to minor systems or modules
  • Develop or maintain, test and implement modules according to system specifications.
  • Identify all possible scenarios and prepares tests for the systems under development
  • Executes test plan during development and system testing and provide user acceptance testing or other testing support as required to ensure that the system processing reflects user requirements/designs
  • Provides post-implementation and production support for systems including analysis of production problems
  • Performs implementation activities such as program promotions, installation of the system, training and tutorial for end users
  • Performs development/update of the Users Manual, Systems Manual and Operations Manual
  • Provides updates and status reports to the project manager during the course of development and related support activities
  • In charge of a system module. Identifies areas for improvement /enhancement on existing system module or on the entire system, and on new ones being developed
  • Determines, analyzes and transforms business requirements to produce design specifications at the system and programming levels
Job Qualifications/Requirements

Soft Skills:

  • Decisiveness (Competent)
  • Communication (Competent)
  • Customer Service Orientation (Competent)
  • Tolerance for Stress (Competent)
  • Fast Cycle (Competent)
  • Work Standards / Quality Orientation (Competent)

Technical Skills:

  • 3 years or more in Cobol/Db2, Unix; programming, analysis & design, with testing experience
  • Competent Systems Analysis and Design skills
  • Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) major tasks and deliverables

Other Requirements:

  • College/University Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Background in Banking, Financial and Life Insurance business is a plus
  • Applies competent systems analysis and design skills
  • Able to apply the development methodology
    • Foundational knowledge of:
    • Systems Development Life Cycles, its stages, major tasks and deliverables
    • Insurance principles and terminology, SLF products, policies and procedures