PACBASE / COBOL Developer – All Levels (NMMES)

Location: Norfolk, Virginia
Date Posted: 10-12-2017
Job Title:            PACBASE / COBOL Developer – All Levels
Job Code:          10034467

Job Location:    Norfolk, Virginia


Position Description: Imagine One is currently seeking a wide range of candidates to provide support to a US Navy contract in Norfolk VA.  We are looking for PACBASE/COBOL Developers.  These individuals will support a development team and will provide operational support and functional enhancements of a COBOL application with PL/SQL components.

Responsibilities: Assists in designing, coding, testing, developing, and documenting application programs and procedures for computer-based business systems.  Develops block diagrams of program logic from program specifications.  Tests resulting instructions and identifies erroneous coding and inadequate or incorrect block diagramming; Manually executes test plans for each release; Performs modifications to and maintenance of operational programs and procedures.

Job duties may include:
  • Provide programming support for life cycle maintenance of applications, including coding and unit testing.
  • Test and document computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.
  • Prepare flowcharts and diagrams to illustrate sequence of steps program must follow and to describe logical operations involved.
  • Design computer terminal screen displays to accomplish goals of user request.
  • Enter program codes into computer system. Enters commands into computer to run and test program.
  • Read computer printouts or observe display screen to detect syntax or logic errors during program test, or use diagnostic software to detect errors.
  • Replace, delete, or modify codes to correct errors.
  • Write documentation to describe basic program development, logic, coding, and corrections.
  • Assist users to solve operating problems.
  • Assist in the recreation of steps taken by user to locate source of problem and rewrites program to correct errors. 
Experience Requirements:   
  • Programming experience in PACBASE and COBOL.
  • Basic knowledge of SQL and Oracle PL/SQL.
  • Familiarity with UNIX scripting.
  • Knowledge of NAVY Shipyard applications is a plus.

Educational Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Security Requirements:  
  • U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Successful candidate must have an ACTIVE SECRET clearance or the ability to acquire a SECRET clearance.

Imagine One offers a full package of benefits and competitive salary, excellent group medical, vision and dental programs. 401K savings plan; $4K annual tuition reimbursement ($5K if pursuing Master’s degree); employee training, development and education programs; profit sharing; advancement opportunities; and much more! Imagine One is an Employee Owned Company!

EEO/AA Employer. Protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities encouraged to apply.

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