Cobol developer

Randstad HR Solutions s.r.o.

Place of work
Brno, Czechia (Job with occasional home office)
Contract type
Wage (gross)
50 000 - 110 000 Kč/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Are you ready to contribute to the development and maintenance of the robust International Banking System (IBS) platform utilized by banks and financial institutions globally? Handle inquiries from major financial hubs like New York, Hong Kong, and Shanghai, and even engage with national governments?

Join our team! The in-house IBS platform is the backbone of client services, and we're offering a unique opportunity for individuals in Czechia. We're seeking talent across various experience levels, whether you're a budding developer or a seasoned Mainframe professional – let's connect!

What to Anticipate:

  • become a valued member of our international team consisting of 10 specialists located in Belgium, India, and Czechia.

  • contribute to the development and upkeep of the IBS platform, envisioning it as a global mini bank where your responsibility is to ensure seamless operation.

  • tasks include coding (primarily PL/1 with a focus on maintenance), testing (using changeMan, IDZ/GitHub platform), performance tuning, process release, and more.

  • create user-friendly documentation (concise one-pagers) and gather insights for retrospective incident discussions.

  • actively collaborate with other teams in a dynamic environment.

  • this role entails a long-term commitment, with a training period lasting up to 2 years

Technology Stack You'll Work With: PL/1, COBOL, DB2 environment, Java, C++

Employee perks, benefits

what we offer

  • stability and work-life balance

  • flexibility to work 50% remotely

  • international and friendly environment

  • bonuses twice a year based on your performance 

  • 28 days off per year to recharge 

  • opportunities for business trips to Belgium

  • many benefits fully paid - multisport card, learning courses, meal voucher card (170 CZK/day), cafeteria benefit system, fruit and ice cream days

  • referral bonuses

  • contribution to pension and life insurance

  • great deals on banking products 

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Information technology, computer programming, web portals

Banking company

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Personality requirements and skills

who we are looking for

  • experience with any of the following: PL/I, COBOL, DB2 environment.

  • excellent proficiency in English.

  • hands-on experience configuring and managing Mainframes, particularly in a business context, will be a significant advantage.



Brief description of the company

Randstad is the second largest HR services provider in the world and has number 1 position in many countries. Our 28,000 employees work in 4,587 branches and inhouse locations to employ almost 567 700 people on daily basis.

Company’s services range from regular temporary staffing and permanent placing, to Inhouse services, search & selection, and HR solutions.

We are driven by our core values ‘to know, to serve, to trust’. We need to understand the present and future needs of our clients and candidates. The better we know our clients and candidates, the better we can match their needs and exceed their expectations.

Number of employees

150-199 employees


Contact person: Barbora Hrebeňárová
Tel.: +420605590275
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4840416  Datum zveřejnění: 27.5.2024  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 50 000 Kč/month