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Cobol Developer with French

Last update 04.06.2024

Would you like to join a skilled Engineering Team that delivers first class applications for our businesses and clients around the world?

Our mission is to build a team of French speaking Cobol Developers to work with our colleagues from BNPP Group in France.

Your role is to maintain and develop technical solutions according to the business needs and BNP Paribas standards, being involved in all phases of SDLC based on Agile framework.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support to clarify and qualify the business need or to carry out studies before project launch
  • Design software solutions, draw up analysis, tests and detail the changes / developments given to the application
  • Develop software that meets development and security standards, while incorporating data and security objectives
  • Troubleshooting bugs detected in system operation
  • Maintain the technical documentation of the allocated application
  • Help to optimize existing code and improve its maintainability
  • Ensure the good functioning of the application
  • Ensure the necessary data transfer between applications
  • Shares knowledge about his/her area of expertise, best practices and provides functional support

What we are looking for:

  • Relevant experience in COBOL programming
  • Medium level of French
  • Good English skills
  • Experience with Mainframe, JCL, DB2
  • Experience in proposing / designing technical solutions
  • Experience in creating technical specifications
  • Experience in drafting / implementing the test plan
  • Technical university degree

What we offer:

  • Benefits Online Platform – customized depending on your needs
  • Private Medical Subscription within Regina Maria or Sanador
  • Life Insurance
  • Annual performance bonus and additional bonuses
  • 24 days of annual leave
  • Access to training and well-being platforms (such as Pluralsight, GoodHabitz, Hilio)
  • Hybrid way of working
  • Various office perks such as massage, weekly fresh fruits, games room, monthly breakfast events and more

Who are we?

We’re part of one of the world’s largest banking groups and we’re leading its best IT and Operations projects.

Central Europe Technologies (CE.T) is an expertise Shared Service Center for BNP Paribas Group, supporting subsidiaries across 19 countries and we are consistently expanding.

Located in Romania, with offices in Bucharest and Brasov, the company brings together over 350 employees, with expertise in a range of technologies (Java, .Net, COBOL, manual & automation testing) and various operational roles (credit analysts, collection officers, System Expert administrators).

Our culture:

We are proud to create, maintain and develop strategic business applications for BNP Paribas Group entities around the world, while keeping a high level of service and providing added value to our customers.

Working in a multicultural environment, we encourage our people to develop their talents and skills, offering various career opportunities and internal mobility programs, within local CE.T teams or in other entities within the Group, both in Romania and abroad.

We value our employees’ experience by keeping a well-balanced environment with flexibility regarding the work schedule and care for everyone’s personal time. We have adopted a hybrid work model, because we firmly believe that social connections consistently enhance the value of our daily activities

Diversity and inclusion are among our core values, as CE.T is an equal opportunity employer. Therefore, we are committed to ensure employment opportunities are accessible to all, regardless of race, skin color, beliefs, religion, nationality, ethnic background, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or political opinions.

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Why should I apply?

Basically, why would you want to join BNP Paribas over any other company?


  • What if we told you that working in our Group isn’t quite what you might think? At BNP Paribas, we do a multitude of different jobs that are constantly evolving to meet the expectations of our clients and society as a whole. Whether through everyday tasks or major projects, doing one of our jobs means making a personal commitment to taking sustainable action.

  • Feeling good about your job means bringing your whole self to work and being who you are. It’s also about having the resources you need to achieve a healthy work-life balance. Both of these are major commitments at BNP Paribas.

  • At BNP Paribas, developing your skills is as important to us as it is to you. And the skills you learn with us will help you through the rest of your working life.

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