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Cobol Application Engineer

Publish Date: Dec 26, 2021

Location: Wroclaw, Wroclaw, PL-Poland

Company: Atos

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.


Position Summary


Our team develops and manages a portfolio of our many customers’ software and web application. We have built an extensive build-deploy pipeline to efficiently deliver our products to our end-customers and business colleagues. We are now looking for an experienced mainframe engineer with Cobol development skills to join the team and help us further expand and maintain our infrastructure and toolset.


Depending on individual skills and knowledge the Cobol Engineer will be engaged in (but not limited to):

  • Mid to long term system landscape planning and development with increasing focus on security, comprehensive monitoring solutions and process automation
  • Support of the system landscape composed of banking infrastructure elements
  • Analysis and resolution of complex technical problems and issues
  • Design, support and development of banking applications
  • Configuration of environment
  • Software building and builds management
  • Technical solutions advisory
  • Opportunity to research potential deficiencies and improve the solution applied adequately, according to recent state of the art and own experience.
  • As our customers use broad variability of systems, there will be possibility to work with the newest technologies and tools, such as Atlassian toolset (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo), Docker, Maven, Jenkins, GIT, RPA, Cloud solutions and many others (depending on the actual needs)


To be suitable for the role the self-reliability, ability to solve multithread technical issues and effective communication in English or German are required.

The position will be located in our well communicated offices in Wroclaw, Opole, Warsaw, Bydgoszcz, Kraków or Łódź, depending on your preferences. At initial stage of a project traveling to West European or Nordic countries for couple of weeks might be required in some cases.

You offer


  • Fluent communication in English or German
  • Knowledge of payment technologies
  • Experience in Cobol software development
  • Experience in databases (SQL or administration), especially Oracle, DB2 or IMS/DB
  • z/OS and/or Unix systems skills
  • JCL
  • Transaction Server CICS would be advantageous
  • Experience in direct collaboration with end customer along with technical solutions preparations will be a desired asset
  • Willingness to learn new technologies would be desired asset
  • Knowledge of Rational Team Concert would be advantageous
  • Resolving problems in a timely manner
  • Being articulate and communicating effectively
  • Planning and prioritizing tasks


During the interview we are also going to verify:

  • Ability to work in a team, communication and open approach to people
  • Willingness to take initiative and responsibility
  • Good organization of work, attention to details


What we offer:


  • Attractive salary package
  • Outstanding private medical care,
  • Life insurance
  • Benefits program - shopping, theatre, cinema
  • Personal development and training programs, including (but not limited to) soft skills trainings, language courses, internal and external technology and tools trainings
  • Work for a company that holds the title "Best Pace to Work"
  • Participation in the international IT activities along with opportunity of implementing own ideas and improvements
  • Working together on discovering and utilizing the latest tools, systems and methodologies at variety of projects for various markets



Here at Atos, we want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.