Senior Cobol Programmer

Galveston, Texas
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Oct 09, 2016
Dec 08, 2016
Job Type
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Career Level
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Life and Health Product Systems is seeking a Senior Cobol Programmer our Galveston, TX location. This position supports a variety of internal systems, including Valuation, Policy Exhibit, Billing and Payments, Life Claims, and Credit Insurance.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Demonstrate advanced proficiency with programming on an IBM Mainframe environment with an emphasis on COBOL, Assembler, JCL, IMS, and CICS
  • Provide optimal service to all internal and external customers


  • Candidate must have a minimum of 7 years of experience working with COBOL, JCL, MVS, Z/OS, VSAM, and TSO/ISPF
  • Candidate must demonstrate excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Candidate must be self-motivated and team oriented
  • Candidate must be able to operate successfully with minimal supervision
  • Candidate must be able to work occasional night and weekend hours
  • Candidate must be able to participate in the scheduled on-call rotation
  • Candidate must be a strong problem solver and well versed in all phases of the system development life cycle, including analysis, development, and testing
  • Familiarity with SAS, SCLM, Expeditor, File-AID, Abend-AID, Zeke/Zebb, and MOVEIT file transfer software a plus
  • Experience with Life Insurance or Financial Services a plus