Mutual of Omaha

Application Systems Analyst (Cobol) - Omaha, NE - 496696

System Engineer in Omaha, NE

Posted 2019-09-13

The I/S Claims Team has a great opportunity available! To keep up with our goal of claims modernization and adoption of new technology, we are searching for a talented, highly motivated individual to fill a key role on the I/S Claims Adjudicators Team, as an Application Systems Analyst. This highly-skilled individual will bring their expertise to help ensure Mutual of Omaha’s individual health and life claims systems are taken from ideas and strategy to innovative action.

The Application Systems Analyst performs moderately complex application design, development, and integration. The Application Systems Analyst makes use of a moderate depth of knowledge across business areas and applications to successfully deliver innovative solutions including major system implementations and enhancements, application system interfaces, functions, and features.

Essential Job Functions:

Responsible for the development and modernization of claims capabilities in a native cloud-based architecture
Responsible for having the knowledge of the tools and languages used to develop, maintain and execute systems.
Able to work in an agile and highly collaborative work environment while influencing those around them in a way that allows the team to learn, improve and flourish.
Responsible for complying with all Company Information Services policies and standards.
The availability to support production issues and outages may be needed outside of standard business hours to best support our business partners and customers.
Pursues Operational Excellence in all endeavors, striving on a routine basis through identification and implementation of continuous process improvements.
This position requires extensive or prolonged typing/keyboarding.
This position requires sitting over 66% of the time.
This position requires Visual Acuity at 20 inches (or less) over 66% of the time.
Minimum Qualifications:

4 years of systems experience
Strong communication skills and will be proactive and comfortable in working with Application/Technical Architects, Business Analysts, Infrastructure, and production support teams.
Development experience with XML and SQL
Experience developing/enhancing RESTful web services
Experience integrating front-end interactions using JavaScript
Test Driven Development experience
Ability to adapt quickly to new technology and business requirements.
Strong communication and problem-solving skills
Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes in assignments
Bachelors Degree in related system and/or business related field of study (or equivalent work experience).
Preferred Qualifications:

Development experience using COBOL/JCL to support mainframe applications preferred.
Experience with MicroFocus Cobol preferred.
Experience with microservice and cloud architecture.
Experience in code and artifact version control and continuous integration
Demonstrated ability to create both physical and logical data model.
Experience developing systems with Agile methodology

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Company summary

Founded in 1909, Mutual of Omaha serves more than 4.6 million individual product customers and 36,000 employer groups. 

Our legacy of stability creates an environment where every associate is encouraged to experiment, innovate and grow in their own unique career path.  

As a Fortune 500 company, we have the size and stability to provide training, coaching and a unique career path that can widen your sphere, enabling you to influence the lives of customers and your own career. From day one, we’ll ensure you have the tools to be your best self at work. 

Being an employee at Mutual of Omaha means working together for the betterment of many. Here you’ll do meaningful work and your talents will have a positive impact on peoples’ lives as we help our customers protect what they care about and achieve their financial goals.


-A company that feels like a small, close-knit community, with the strength of a Fortune 500.
-We're home to nine Employee Resource Groups, consisting of employees who have voluntarily joined together around shared characteristics or life experiences.
-Tuition reimbursement, training and career development.
-Competitive salary, incentives, 401(k), flexible work schedules, work from home opportunities and a healthy amount of time off.
-Don’t live in Omaha? No problem! We offer an attractive relocation package.

Tech Stack

Java / J2EE, Spring Boot, REST, AWS, Angular, ReactJS, SQL, Docker, Kafka, MuleSoft, Jenkins, TeraData, Informatica, Oracle, DB2, Cobol, Mainframe, Agile, SAFe, WebSphere, Windows, Linux, VMWare, Active Directory

Interview process

Our technical recruiter will call you to discuss your interests and experience. After the call, our hiring managers will review your information and make decisions on first round interviews. Managers will typically conduct a phone or virtual interview if the candidate is not local and then schedule an onsite interview with the team prior to make a final offer decision.

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