Mainframe Developer

by Agilus Work Solutions

Position Type: Contract
Location: London, Ontario
Date Posted: Jul 07, 2020
Agilus Work Solutions

Job Description

Agilus is currently looking for a mainframe COBOL Developer for our client located in London, that will allow you to work remote during COVID, within Ontario. 


Position Overview:

  • The Software Developer will participate in all aspects of software development and maintenance.
  • Developer working on mainframe tools: primarily COBOL, AFP, SQL, DB2, IMS, JCL & CA7.



 Software Developers are responsible for the design and development of software solutions.

 This role involves the following activities:

  • Design, develop, integrate, test, transition to production and maintain Mainframe software applications
  • Provide ongoing daily production support and remediation of business applications within the IC Tech line of business
  • Being part of the rotation for monitoring for incidents
  • Contribute to the elimination of problems through permanent fixes including the identification of solutions, scoping the work (estimates) and executing the changes
  • Task management for themselves as well assisting other group members
  • Trouble shoot application problems and maintain an inventory of expertise for identified problems
  • Will be required to work independently and as part of a larger project team

Qualifications and Competencies: 

  • Knowledge and experience with:
    • Familiarity with the following environment languages and tools: COBOL, AFP, SQL, JCL, Fileaid, VSAM and MVS mainframe environment
    • Familiarity with DB2 and/or IMS databases
    • Software design methodologies and documentation tools
    • Software requirements analysis and design principles
    • Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve problems
    • Demonstrated ability to work individually or as part of a team, plan and organize your own work
    • Communicate effectively in writing and verbally (in person or remotely)
    • Exposure to job scheduling software (CA7) would also be an asset


Pleaseapply directly online or submit your resume to Cody Walker at


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Application Contact Information

Company Name:   Agilus Work Solutions
Application URL: Click here to apply online