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Cobol Developer / Senior Developer (VME Platform)

Job Title: Cobol Developer / Senior Developer (VME Platform)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Rolling 6-month
REF: FJS-C-CobolVME1_AD_1542797253
Contact Name: Alice Davis
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Cobol Developer / Senior Developer (VME Platform) is urgently required by our Global IT Services Client, for a rolling 6-month contract to be based in Reading.

We are looking for a candidate with proven programming skills:

  • Developing applications in COBOL on the Fujitsu VME platform
  • Developing applications in MicroFocus Cobol
  • Experience of middleware concepts and technologies

Our Client

A leading global IT services organisation with 10,000 employees and annual revenue of nearly £2 billion in the UK alone. Projects delivered for private, Government, International and Defence customers are some of the largest and most technically innovative solutions found in the world.

Their business is rapidly expanding to meet current and future commitments due to numerous exciting programmes currently being developed. These solutions will use the latest technology to resolve some of the most complex requirements for a challenging group of customers.


Project People and our clients are fully committed to developing an inclusive workforce. Applications are always fully considered, irrespective of race, gender, faith, sexual orientation, ethnic origin or part-time status.

Project People

Project People provides complete talent acquisition and management solutions at a global level whilst at the same time maintaining an easy-to-access, agile, flexible and local approach. Our global reach takes our clients' search for talent to markets beyond those provided by traditional recruitment companies. Our global client base provides our candidates, consultants and contractors the opportunity to work with some of the world's most exciting companies. Project People's solutions make us the company of choice for some of the world's leading brands.

This is an urgent role; please apply as soon as possible if you would like to be considered.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.