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Randstad COBOL Programmer in Peoria, Illinois

COBOL Programmer

job details:

  • location:Peoria, IL

  • salary:$20 - $27.88 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 13, 2021

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:815597

job description

COBOL Programmer

job summary:

Assists Programmer Analyst in providing Information Services support by designing, implementing, and maintaining production programs to satisfy internal customers' requirements and requests. Works within team framework on a variety of area assignments. Prepares documentation, tests programs, maintains project records, and codes instructions to maintain current application programs.

location: Peoria, Illinois

job type: Contract

salary: $20.00 - 27.88 per hour

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: No Degree Required


  • Assists in making decision on what technology (mainframe/web/pc/etc.) to use for new development

  • Provides user area backup support if Programmer Analyst is unavailable.

  • Creates request for service forms (RFS) and obtains user department and Information Services management approval. Analyzes user request and recommends solutions.

  • Works with Programmer Analyst to plan work to meet user department requirements and business objectives.

  • Takes corrective action whenever planned work schedule cannot be achieved. Codes instructions for new online and batch application programs.

  • Codes instructions to maintain and/or enhance current online and batch application programs.

  • Maintains file layouts and copybooks as necessary to complete assigned tasks.

  • Tests all new and revised computer systems. Reviews test with Programmer Analyst who assigned work.

  • Coordinates changes to system documentation with I.S. Librarian.

  • Determines and corrects cause of system malfunctions during day or night processing.

  • Records activity and time allotments on project management system.

  • Seeks opportunities to improve abilities, efficiency, and productivity through on-the-job training.


  • Experience level: Entry Level

  • Minimum 1 year of experience

  • Education: No Degree Required





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