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Are you at the beginning of your career as a developer and interested in developing the IT system of the future? SEB COBOL Academy is a fantastic opportunity for you who are interested in IT and the banking sector. Here you will have the opportunity to become a sharp COBOL developer.
The IBM mainframe computer is an advanced technical platform with many strengths: security, performance, efficiency and operational reliability. At SEB it is used for many of our core systems for accounts, payments, customers, products, debit/credit cards, securities and insurances. SEB has over 300 system developers who mainly work in the mainframe programming languages COBOL and Assembler.
The next training period starts in the autumn 2023 and runs for 16 weeks. After completed training and six months probationary employment, the aim is to offer you a full-time position as a junior COBOL developer. During the training period you will gain a good understanding of SEB's technical environment, learn basic skills in COBOL programming and learn new things every day supported by your teacher and peers. A typical day in the academy consists of lectures, independent work and exercises.
You will learn:
Welcome to an academy where you will work in an agile environment where we share knowledge with each other.
You have the right ambition and attitude as well as a strong interest for a career in system development. Your interest in programming as well as your personal qualities is of great importance to us.
This is what we are looking for:
Erik, known as ”COBOL-Erik” in the bank, discusses how the work goes in practice and the culture within the COBOL-community. (In Swedish)