My client based in Cape Town (Northern Suburbs) is currently looking for an Analyst Developer (Collections Applications (SSO, KAS, DEB, CRA)) to join them on an independent contract basis

IT / Finance


  • Build features and applications that exceed the business specifications and requirements
  • Analyze existing software applications and align with BAU Support and other functional requirements from business users (e.g. legislative requirements)
  • Write and test effective interfaces to other applications and services
  • Troubleshoot, debug, and upgrade software and assist in defect resolution and testing of applications
  • Create technical documentation and provide technical direction, ensuring software development tasks align with operational goals
  • Standby responsibilities, as and when required


  • 5-8 years’ experience in Mainframe Software Development
  • Prior exposure to applications in Financial Services will be strongly recommended
  • Exposure to collection systems such as debit orders and stop order will be to your advantage
  • Proven record of exceptional work performance
  • In depth understanding and knowledge of Cobol and Assembler on the mainframe
  • In dept understanding and knowledge of XML and XSD (MTX)
  • In depth understanding and knowledge of CA-GEN, and GuardIEn (SSO, SSS, CRA)
  • Sound Understanding of CA-Gen JAVA proxy classes (CRA system)
  • Solid knowledge of EJB2, JAVA and SOAP web services (CRA system)
  • In depth understanding and knowledge on the mainframe development environment (ROSCOE, TSO, DumpMaster, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of TP monitors (e.g. IMS and CICS) and Data Management Systems (e.g. QSAM, DB2) will be strongly recommended
  • Strong technical skills (MQ, SQL, JCL and VSAM)
  • Sound understanding of the Software Development process and methodology in the IT Organisation
  • A good understanding of financial products, especially long-term insurance products

If you are ready for the next exciting step in your career, and would like to apply, please send us your updated CV to review

Desired Skills:

  • Mainframe
  • Assembler
  • XML
  • TSO
  • DumpMaster

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