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Experienced COBOL Professionals

Job Location: Athens

Job Number: 00398850

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- Job description

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 385,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. 
We are working with our clients in order to make them become High Performance organizations. We are achieving this based on our vision, our proven experience and our extended skills sets in the different corporate domains and functions. As part of Accenture Technology, we are working at the border of Business and IT. We are supporting large and international company improving their services by translating their strategic goals into real technology solutions, developing business cases, IT strategies and roadmaps.
 
Job Description:
 
Experienced COBOL Professionals are responsible for delivering large-scale, complex programs that marry processes with technology to help our clients achieve high performance. They envision, estimate, define, build and deploy Accenture's solutions using standard delivery assets to improve clients' delivery approach. 
 
Key responsibilities may include:
  • Documenting business requirements
  • Supervising team
  • Performing application design activities (e.g., designing user interface, usability testing)
  • Assisting in conducting gap analysis between business requirements and software
  • Creating functional requirements as an input to application design
  • Assisting with build, test and deploy activities
  • Performing testing work
  • Administering tools (e.g. testing tools)
Professional Skill Requirements:
  • Very good educational background in IT or in a numerate discipline (such as Engineering, Mathematics etc.)
  • Knowledge of COBOL
  • Previous working experience in functional projects of at least 2-3 years
  • Understanding of how to configure/change/resolve issues with the above mentioned applications’ functionality
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable
  • Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
We offer:
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Comprehensive training programs
  • A stimulating and multinational working environment
  • Opportunities to work abroad
  • Very good career advancement opportunities

 

 


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