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Software Development
C/Cobol Application Developer
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Resource 1 | Chicago, IL
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Job Description


Resource 1 isseeking a Full time senior-level C/Cobol Application Developer for our client in Chicago, IL. who will be responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of application systems that support POS/banking transactions.


  • Leads development processes for multiple applications, programs, and platforms;
  • Is viewed as the subject matter expert in one or more applications or platforms;
  • Works with complicated and business-critical applications across functional areas;
  • Works across solutions requiring integration across multiple platforms and business areas;
  • Develops testing approach and build test cases to test core business functionality;
  • Defines and explains the impact of requirements on system components across multiple functional areas;
  • Develops Technical Design Document;
  • Codes applications, databases, interface programs;
  • Configures software packages;
  • Conducts peer review (Unit Test);
  • Creates Unit Test cases;
  • Documents code (comments);
  • Documents system functionality;
  • Updates code to address defects and enhancements;
  • Manages off-shore development deliverables; in terms of milestones and quality;
  • Verifies Work Estimates.


  • Minimum 10 years of experience in general IT.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience with HP NONSTOP (Tandem) application development.


  • Has an understanding of Legacy Systems best practices;
  • Has a proven ability to analyze and understand existing processes and code.
  • Is familiar with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & MS Project).
  • POS/banking knowledge and Mainframe background is a plus.


  • Cobol
  • C
  • Visual Basic
  • Control
  • TCP/IP
  • Pathway
  • TACL
  • Enscirbe
  • SQL
  • FUP
  • SCUP
  • SCF
  • Peruse
  • Inspect
  • Netbatch
  • MOMI
  • XML


  • B.S. in Computer Science, related field or equivalent work experience required.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About Resource 1

Resource 1 is a privately held National Consulting firm established in 1982 with Corporate Headquarters and Technology Center in Oak Brook, Illinois. Resource 1 provides services to Banking/Finance, Retail/Distribution, Manufacturing and Telecommunication segment customers. We are a nationwide IS Technology firm that provides consulting and programming services on Compaq (Tandem), Solaris/UNIX and other platforms. During our eighteen year history, Resource 1 has provided over 3.5 million hours of application development, database design and project management consulting services in the United States to major clients. To review our list of clients, please view our Clients page. Resource 1's commitment starts with our consultants and ends with our clients. By setting higher standards and expecting more of our consultants, we achieve greater results and set ourselves apart from the competition. Continued dedication to quality and the experience level of our consultants have resulted in greater reliability and value for our clients. By focusing on specific systems and their integration into the total enterprise information network, we are able to provide better solutions to our client's business and technology needs. This commitment combined with our guaranteed work through replacement policy has allowed Resource 1 growth through providing quality service to thousands of satisfied customers. Not the lowest cost but the highest quality provider. "We decided that it would be better for our clients if we explained our pricing strategy once, rather than apologize many times for our lack of quality and value." Continued dedication to employ the highest quality individuals. "We believe the time spent screening and reference checking our candidates is very important to us and valuable to our clients." Providing a full range of benefits. "We expect total commitment from our staff, and to get it, we believe we have to be totally committed to them." Ongoing development and training to enhance skills and knowledge. "We believe that the only thing worse than losing our people because we haven't trained them in the most current technology, is not training and keeping them."