Software Engineer - Cobol Developer


  • Full-time, permanent role
  • Based in Auckland
  • Work in a fun, collaborative environment

As you know Westpac is a strong and trusted brand in the New Zealand market.  We are responsible for leading some great innovative banking products and continue to enhance our customers experience with next generation banking.
 
About the role
 

We are looking for a CICS/COBOL / DB/2 Developer who already knows what it takes to achieve success and is agile in their approach.  You’ll join a Cross Functional team of like-minded professionals and exercise your passion for innovative business solutions.

Working in an environment where, Fun, Collaboration, Ownership, Achievement, Integrity and Growth are part of our everyday behaviours and values.

In your squad you will be able to:

  • Further your development career through delivering IT solutions and support in a technically complex and challenging environment.
  • Join an experienced development team committed to providing a better banking experience for our customers, by demonstrating the values of Our Service Promise.

Key outputs in this role will be: 

  • Collaboration – embracing the concept of achieving as a team, helping others in the squad achieve set goals.
  • Project Execution and Delivery – Experienced across the full Systems Development Lifecycle you will bring analysis, design, build, unit test and implementation skills for the delivery of effective application solutions
  • Best Practice and Compliance – Follow Westpac NZ approved processes ensuring quality control procedures are followed. You will provide input help us continually improve in all areas.
  • Service Delivery – strong interpersonal skills essential as is an ability to consistently maintain and support the solutions delivered to the business
  • Commitment to your own Growth, Personal and Professional Development – be open to collaborating with your colleagues. Have a positive approach to your learning and be inspired by others success.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience: 

  • Minimum of five years IBM Mainframe experience using COBOL, Easytrieve, DB/2, VSAM, JCL, Endevor, Expeditor, SAS.
  • Exposure to Middleware integration and infrastructure.
  • Incident \ Problem management skills including overnight support experience.
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work both independently or as part of a team.

This position will enable you to work closely with a range of talented IT specialists, both within the team and across the IT Group, in a stimulating and challenging environment. 
 

This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your experience to an iconic brand, a passionate technology business where your desire to be best in class will be appreciated by your business partners and customers alike.  You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary package.

 
Let's go!
 

To apply, please do so through the Apply Now button below, attaching a CV and Cover Letter to your application.


  • Full-time, permanent role
  • Based in Auckland
  • Work in a fun, collaborative environment

As you know Westpac is a strong and trusted brand in the New Zealand market.  We are responsible for leading some great innovative banking products and continue to enhance our customers experience with next generation banking.
 
About the role
 

We are looking for a CICS/COBOL / DB/2 Developer who already knows what it takes to achieve success and is agile in their approach.  You’ll join a Cross Functional team of like-minded professionals and exercise your passion for innovative business solutions.

Working in an environment where, Fun, Collaboration, Ownership, Achievement, Integrity and Growth are part of our everyday behaviours and values.

In your squad you will be able to:

  • Further your development career through delivering IT solutions and support in a technically complex and challenging environment.
  • Join an experienced development team committed to providing a better banking experience for our customers, by demonstrating the values of Our Service Promise.

Key outputs in this role will be: 

  • Collaboration – embracing the concept of achieving as a team, helping others in the squad achieve set goals.
  • Project Execution and Delivery – Experienced across the full Systems Development Lifecycle you will bring analysis, design, build, unit test and implementation skills for the delivery of effective application solutions
  • Best Practice and Compliance – Follow Westpac NZ approved processes ensuring quality control procedures are followed. You will provide input help us continually improve in all areas.
  • Service Delivery – strong interpersonal skills essential as is an ability to consistently maintain and support the solutions delivered to the business
  • Commitment to your own Growth, Personal and Professional Development – be open to collaborating with your colleagues. Have a positive approach to your learning and be inspired by others success.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience: 

  • Minimum of five years IBM Mainframe experience using COBOL, Easytrieve, DB/2, VSAM, JCL, Endevor, Expeditor, SAS.
  • Exposure to Middleware integration and infrastructure.
  • Incident \ Problem management skills including overnight support experience.
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work both independently or as part of a team.

This position will enable you to work closely with a range of talented IT specialists, both within the team and across the IT Group, in a stimulating and challenging environment. 
 

This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your experience to an iconic brand, a passionate technology business where your desire to be best in class will be appreciated by your business partners and customers alike.  You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary package.

 
Let's go!
 

To apply, please do so through the Apply Now button below, attaching a CV and Cover Letter to your application.

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