PL/1 Host Developer

Date published: July 13, 2022

ID: 10305 Location: Budapest Job type: Other

Our client is the global IT service provider for a global insurance company and delivers IT solutions that drive the digitalization of the Company Group. With more than 10,000 employees located in 36 countries around the globe, they work together with other insurance entities in leading IT for the worldwide digitalization of the Company. They are now hiring a PL/1 HOST DEVELOPER.


  • Plan, develop, test, troubleshoot, document, and implement software or application components of third-party software and operating system software
  • Gather, analyze, and review functional and technical requirements for technical implementation and feasibility translating requirements into technical software design
  • Ensure future maintainability of systems and consider the technical and functional environment in the overall context of software development and maintenance and perational support of the ABS IT system
  • Ensure non-functional solution requirements are met, e.g., performance, privacy, IT security and ergonomics/user friendliness
  • Advise and support customers and assist with functional analyses
  • Ensure know-how transfer and willingness to mentor new team members and junior colleagues
  • Software development in agile teams and input to methods of software engineering


  • Fluent in written and spoken English (working language), German language is advantage
  • University degree in computer science, mathematics, physics or similar or training as IT expert with specialization in software development and/or comparable IT experience (especially regarding algorithms)
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and comprehensible presentation of complex issues and interrelationships
  • Very good understanding of end-to-end customer processes
  • Excellent PL/1 knowledge, experience in ABS programming (Java, JCL, PLI, SQL, DB2) and Linux/MicroFocus
  • Very good knowledge of Linux and modern IT infrastructure.
  • Enterprise Server knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively with customers and various departments and willingness, to support new team members


  • PL1
  • Java
  • zOS and MicroFocus Enterprise Developer
  • IBM DB2 and SQL
  • Jobcontrol with JCL
  • Linux with Microfocus Enterprise Server

What they offer

  • Long term, stable position
  • Excellent carrier perspective
  • Liberal amount of Home Office
  • Multinational environment
  • Participation in a major strategic project in the life of a global insurance company

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