COBOL Programmer II - (Remote)
Black Knight is the premier provider of integrated technology, services, data and analytics that lenders and servicers look to first to help successfully manage the entire loan life cycle. Our deep understanding of regulatory and compliance issues complements the knowledge, technology and solutions we offer to help our clients achieve their business goals. Black Knight offers leading software systems; data and analytics offerings; and information solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the mortgage life cycle.
JOB FAMILY DESCRIPTION
Works closely with the IP Installation team members to understand business Enhancement Installation Procedures (IP) requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality of Black Knight's MSP (Mortgage Servicing Platform) technical solutions. Involved in the full systems life cycle, design, coding, testing, implementation, maintenance and support of MSP software development. Responsibilities may also include participation in component and data architecture design, performance monitoring and product evaluation. Has a solid understanding of systems analysis, design, development, and quality assurance and integration methodologies.
GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Provides installation of MSP Elective and Optional Enhancements for MSP Clients
Provides design development of projects involving application development, migrations, and additions to existing applications.
Participates in project meetings with other technical staff, business owners and subject matter experts.
Assesses and develops design requirements for project and communicates in writing or in meetings with development team while assessing detailed specifications against design requirements.
Reviews application in progress of development to ensure compliance with overall design parameters and corporate development standards.
Develops and/or reviews development of test protocols for testing application before user acceptance.
Reviews test results and directs further development.
May serve as technical lead, architect, project lead or principal developer.
May provide, or guide provision of technical support to applications currently in production.
May mentor or guide work of less experienced programming and development staff.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Knowledge of Black Knight business environment and the application development environment is a plus
Experience working with mainframe technologies such as COBOL, CICS, JCL is required
IBM IDz experience is a plus
Experience building and supporting applications
Excellent analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills
Experience working with development technologies such as C# .Net, SQL Server and TFS is a plus
Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment with focus on timeliness, documentation, and communications with peers and business users alike
Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels within Black Knight or outside the organization (executives, regulators, clients, etc.)
Results oriented, business focused, and successful at interfacing across multiple organizational units
Applications Programmer II
Intermediate professional level role. Works independently on small to medium development projects as a project team leader that require increased skill in multiple technical environments and knowledge in a specific business area. Develops solutions requiring analysis and research under the general direction of more senior application development analysts, supervisors or managers. Generally works on more than one project at a time as a project team member. Typically requires four (4) or more years of programming/systems analysis experience.
Black Knight is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, and protected veteran or military family status. Our employees' diversity is our strength, and when we embrace our differences, it makes us better and brighter. Black Knight's commitment to inclusion is at the core of who we are, and motivates us in how we do business each and every day.
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