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Microfocus Cobol Software Developer

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Date: May 29, 2022

Location: Any, AGU, MX

Company: NTT DATA Services


Software Development Specialist

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative, and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking Application Management Specialist to join our team in Mexico, remote position

Position overview

  • Own the development and support of Cobol based ERP system, handle all customer communication, coaching the team in technical and non-technical areas.
  • Should have deep understanding of Microfocus Cobol , PL/SQL,SQL server database and should be able to code and support the system.
  • Train the team in technical aspects, analyze the issue and guide the team


Position's General Duties and Tasks:

  • Analyze business requirements/ processes and system integration considerations to determine appropriate technology solutions. Interact with business users and IT to define current and future application requirements. Be able to discuss with the clients business team directly to evaluate their requirements and recommend software and hardware solutions to meet user needs .
  •  Should design, code, test, and document applications based on system and user requirements. Should be able to use current programming language and technologies, write codes, complete programming, and perform testing and debugging of applications.
  • Should complete documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. Prepares flow charts and system diagrams to assist in problem analysis.
  • Should resolves customer issues with software solutions and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
  • Provide Go live support & postproduction support - Should possess good analytical skill Should work independently
  • Assist the reporting manager to meet the organization expectations
  • Provide 24/7 prod support in various shifts of 8 hrs. including 3rd shift as per the customer demand
  • Fix defects, work on functionality enhancement (Change Request(CR)) - Follow ITIL process (Incident Management, Problem Record, Request task, Change Management requests)
  • Attend daily call and share support and development tasks status
  • Client facing, demonstrating excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to engage at senior level leaders - Ability to work on own initiative and within a team environment.



Must have Skills:

Primary Skills:     6+ years of experience MF COBOL, CICS, JCL, PL/SQL ,SQL Server , Distributed/Open Systems , Visual Studio


Soft Skill: Excellent communication, customer management, interpersonal skill, team management, conflict resolution  


Nice to have skills:

  • Knowledge in supply chain
  • ITIL knowledge
  • Devops source code


Education Requirements

  • Under graduation in computer science or relevant stream certification

Permanent Remote

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.


NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.


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