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Software Development Engineer II - CLLE, RPGLE and/or COBOL (IBMi)

Date Posted: Apr 30, 2018

Location: Galway, G, IE, H91 R6WF

Company: MetLife

Software Development Engineer II – CLLE, RPGLE and/or COBOL (IBMi)

 

Job Location: Galway,Ireland

 

Role Value Proposition: 

 

Provides leadership in an AGILE Methodology environment promoting teamwork and innovation. Design, develop, implement and support applications leveraging data assets and follow the full systems development lifecycle (SDLC). Completes application development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; driving  team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms. Work collaboratively with cross functional teams and delivers best in class customer interactions. Opportunity to progress to full scale development on large scale enterprise project of IBMi in several countries across EMEA.

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Independently troubleshooting / debugging to deliver code fixes on production applications in a timely and effective manner. Interfaces with system designers to design, code, test and implement application programs.
  • Writes documentation that describes installation and operating procedures.
  • Assists in developing application specifications. Participates in post-implementation reviews
  • Provide technical support to other technical teams and resources
  • Ability to operate in a customer focused 24*7 service delivery model

 

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

 

Required:

  • Degree (Level 8) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related field
  • 5 + years of related work experience of which some time was in a multinational environment
  • 3 years minimum programming in analysis, design, implementation and support of CLLE, RPGLE and/or COBOL.
  • CLLE, RPGLE and/or COBOL (IBMi) based applications, producing clean and efficient code adhering to agreed coding and quality standards
  • Proficiency in Query/400, Integrated File Structure and Web Interfacing.
  • 3+ years working with relational databases such as DB2

 

Preferred:

  • Experience working in a Financial Services / Insurance sector is an added advantage.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment or as a Scrum Master with Engineering scrum teams is an added advantage.

 

Travel

Negligible

 

Business Category

Global Technology & Operations

 

Number of Openings

1

 

At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

MetLife is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.  It is the policy of MetLife to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination on any basis protected by law.

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Requisition #: 88557