Country/Region:  IN
Requisition ID:  12698
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Location:  INDIA - PUNE - BIRLASOFT OFFICE - HINJAWADI

Title:  Contractor

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Position Overview: We are seeking a skilled AS400 Developer with extensive experience in COBOL400 to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of AS400 systems and possess strong programming skills in COBOL400. The primary responsibility of this role will be to develop, maintain, and enhance applications running on the AS400 platform, ensuring their reliability, efficiency, and performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Software Development: Design, develop, and maintain software applications on the AS400 platform using COBOL400 and other relevant languages and tools.

  2. System Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance tasks on AS400 systems, including monitoring system performance, troubleshooting issues, and applying updates and patches as necessary.

  3. Code Review: Conduct code reviews to ensure compliance with coding standards, best practices, and performance optimization techniques.

  4. Database Management: Develop and maintain database schemas, stored procedures, and queries on the AS400 platform using tools such as DB2/400.

  5. Integration: Collaborate with other developers and teams to integrate AS400 applications with other systems and technologies, such as web services, APIs, and middleware.

  6. Documentation: Create and maintain technical documentation, including design specifications, user manuals, and system documentation for AS400 applications.

  7. Testing and Debugging: Perform unit testing, system testing, and debugging of AS400 applications to identify and resolve defects and ensure software quality.

  8. Performance Optimization: Identify opportunities for performance improvement in AS400 applications and implement optimization strategies to enhance system efficiency and responsiveness.

  9. Training and Support: Provide training and support to end-users and other team members on AS400 applications, functionalities, and best practices.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Proven experience as an AS400 Developer with expertise in COBOL400 programming.
  • In-depth knowledge of AS400 systems, architecture, and components.
  • Proficiency in other programming languages commonly used on the AS400 platform, such as RPG, CL, and SQL.
  • Strong understanding of database concepts and experience working with DB2/400.
  • Experience with software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies and tools.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and debugging skills.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills with the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Prior experience in the manufacturing, finance, or healthcare industry (preferred).
  • AS400 certification (preferred).