Software Engineer Cobol/Gen Developer – Hybrid, Any UK Base
The Job on Offer
Capgemini UK are excited to be offering this opportunity for a talented Software Engineer to join our rapidly expanding team, working at the forefront of technology.
The CST Delivery Group provides an end-to-end service for creating and maintaining IT products based upon the COBOL & CA GEN toolset (formally known as COOL:Gen)
Bringing all our CST delivery capability together, consolidated under one management team, allows us to maximise the use of our skills, knowledge and resources.
We drive for greater efficiency and effectiveness to meet the changing needs of our clients, whilst maintaining the excellent delivery standards that we have already set.
We presently support 20+ HMRC systems including: National Tax Credits (NTC), Computerised Environment for Self Assessment (CESA), Integrated Debt Management System (IDMS), Corporate Data Frameworks, Corporation Tax System, MODES, Repayment Clump (RC) and the Employer Compliance System.
Carrying out development in accordance with the agreed requirements and development standards
Testing of products in accordance with the test strategy to ensure that they are fit for purpose
Assisting the Scrum Master in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion
Completion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as required
Management and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility as requested by the Scrum Master, including negotiation with other teams as necessary
Prompt escalation of problems, issues and risks as necessary
Playing an active part in Process improvement, awareness of and compliance with all relevant quality processes and procedures, including completion of all the specified quality records.
As a vital part of our business unit, youll contribute to first-class end-to-end solutions in your assignments. You will play an active role in defining our practices, standards and ways of working, and apply them to your role. Be open to working across organisation and team boundaries to ensure we bring the best to our customers.
As a Software Engineer, youll be tasked with a wide range of responsibilities so were looking for someone with the following skills:
Oracle and Sql
UNIX, UNIX shell scripting
Full knowledge of the development lifecycle
Awareness of Risk, Change & Problem Management
Knowledge of Guardien as change management tool
Knowledge of Jira/Confluence
Awareness of Agile and Scrum methodology
Awareness of Risk, Change & Problem Management
COBOL and GEN (including Batch, Server and Client) are highly desirable
Good written and verbal communication skills, Problem solving and creativity skills, Honesty and Integrity, Eagerness to learn, Drive and energy, Professional appearance
Knowledge of HMRC business
Why Capgemini is unique
We aim to build an environment where employees can enjoy a positive work-life balance.
Through our New Normal campaign, we are looking to embed hybrid working in all that we do and make flexible working arrangements the day-to-day reality for our people.
All UK employees are eligible to request flexible working arrangements.
Capgemini offers the opportunity to shape your career path, based on your interests and ambitions.
For example, if you want to become a People Manager Connected Manager learning journey is there for you.
If you want to become an Architect our Global Architect Community offerings can help you get there.
Get the Future you Want
Growing clients businesses while building a more sustainable, more inclusive future is a tough ask.
But when you join Capgemini, you join a thriving company and become part of a diverse collective of free-thinkers, entrepreneurs and industry experts. .
A powerful source of energy that drives us all to find new ways technology can help us reimagine whats possible.
Its why, together, we seek out opportunities that will transform the worlds leading businesses.
And its how youll gain the experiences and connections you need to shape your future.
By learning from each other every day, sharing knowledge and always pushing yourself to do better, youll build the skills you want.
And youll use them to help our clients leverage technology to grow their business and give innovation that human touch the world needs.
So, it might not always be easy, but making the world a better place rarely is.
Capgemini. Get The Future You Want.
Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology.
The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future.
It is a responsible and diverse organization of 300,000 team members in nearly 50 countries.
With its strong 50 year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, fueled by the fast evolving and innovative world of cloud, data, AI, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms.
The Group reported in 2020 global revenues of ’16 billion.