Sr. Cobol Developer Engineer


19579 Sr. Cobol Developer Engineer (Open)

Position Type:

Full time



Position Pay Range:

This range represents the low and high end of the salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary based on factors including but not limited to geographical location and experience.



Sr Software Development Engineer is responsible for designing, analyzing, writing code, modifying and debugging CSG product applications. May perform release testing; interface with end-user to define requirements and complete technical documentation. Assist with detail architectural designs for software solutions and provide guidance on complex software development assignments.

Position Details:

As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you will have the opportunity to work with an experienced development team in a mainframe batch environment.  You will leverage industry best practices and methodologies such as Agile and Scrum.  

Position is for a developer on a development team.  This individual will work on the development, testing, and implementation of new features as well as production defect tickets.  This individual will also perform as a mentor for other, less experienced developers.

To be considered for this position, a candidate will need the following specific skills:

  • At least 5 years of technical experience.
  • Be effective at communicating and collaborating across multiple teams, ensuring understanding of both verbal and written material.
  • Excellent experience using COBOL and JCL in an IBM environment to develop, deploy and manage applications.
  • Excellent experience using a variety of data formats including DB2, VSAM, and QSAM.
  • Excellent experience using mainframe development tools such as ISPW, FileAid, AbendAid. and Xpediter,
  • Experience working in and supporting a DevOps organization.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. 
  • Provide on-call support of production, client test cycles and resolve cycle-related issues or problems.
  • Address cycle-tuning and cycle-performance issues and opportunities.
  • Be a self-motivated individual who works well in a team environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or above in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience in SAFe/Scrum/Kanban is favorable.

In addition to the requisite technical/coding skills outlined in the job description, this person must:

  • Be a tenacious problem solver
  • Possess initiative
  • Aggressively take ownership of problems
  • Have excellent researching skills
  • Use mature judgment
  • Communicate technical and non-technical issues/content clearly
  • Work well with their team members and others in departments the team supports
  • Be a quick learner


CSG is proud to offer employee-focused benefits that are robust in design and support a wide spectrum of employee well-being needs. Included in our benefits package is your choice of 3 medical plans administered by United HealthCare, MetLife dental, and vision coverage. CSG also offers an Incentive Savings Plan (401k), serviced by Fidelity Investments. CSG makes a dollar-for-dollar Matching Contribution based on the first 5.5% of your eligible pay you contribute as Pre-Tax or Roth After-Tax Contributions. All contributions are immediately 100% vested. At CSG, we recognize the ability to take time away to recharge is important. We offer a US Tiered Vacation Plan for non-exempt (hourly) roles, and a Flexible Vacation plan for all exempt (salaried) employees. For more benefit details, please view:

This role is eligible for a bonus opportunity.

Job ID: 7758

Posted about 2 months ago

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