Lead Software Engineer (Modernization)
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Lead Software Engineer (Modernization)

Lead Software Engineer (Modernization)

We are currently looking for Modernization Professionals in India for our offices in multiple locations & Remote working.

We are looking for experienced Technical Lead to work on critical application & product development. You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering teams.


  • Report to Technical Architect, Legacy Modernization
    • Collaborate with global legacy Modernization Solution Architects
      • Work on Legacy Modernization assessments and assist architects in creating roadmaps, defining future state architecture, and defining and building transitional architecture from top to bottom
        • Assist in assessing legacy Application
          • Design and build complete CI/CD to support Legacy Modernization


            • proven track record of working on Legacy Modernization programs based on the following technologies
              •  COBOL
                •  CICS
                  •  IMS
                    •  DB2
                      •  MQ
                        •  Assembler (nice to have)
                          • 2+ years’ experience in migrating from the above technologies to
                            •  Java
                              •  .Net
                                •  Cloud ready
                                  •  Cloud native
                                    •  3270 screen migration to NodeJS, React
                                      •  Database migration to RDBMs (progress, MySQl, oracle, DB2-LUW, etc…); Nosql databases (Hana, MongoDB, etc…)
                                        • Deep knowledge of SDLC, software development and software testing methodologies along with change and configuration management practices in multiple environments
                                          • programming skills, scripting languages & build tools
                                            •  COBOL
                                              •  REXX
                                                •  JCL
                                                  •  At least one mainframe-based source control solution
                                                    • Knowledge of implementing SOAP, REST or JSON on the mainframe
                                                      • Familiar with issues related to uplifting COBOL from Version 4.2 to 6.X

                                                        Nice to have

                                                        • o Mainframe assembler
                                                          • o Python development
                                                            • o Hands on experience with test automation


                                                              • COBOL
                                                                • REXX
                                                                  • JCL
                                                                    • CICS
                                                                      • DB2
                                                                        • MQ

                                                                          We offer

                                                                          • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies
                                                                            • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications
                                                                              • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms
                                                                                • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons
                                                                                  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
                                                                                    • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects
                                                                                      • Focused individual development
                                                                                        • Benefit package: Health benefits, Retirement benefits, Paid time off, Flexible benefits
                                                                                          • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.)
                                                                                            CICS - Customer Information Control System on IBM Mainframe
                                                                                            Job Control Language
                                                                                            DB2 UDB


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