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Developer (RPG) - French and English speaker



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Location: Canada

Recruiter: Elisa Bernal Alés

Keyloop bridges the gap between dealers, manufacturers, technology suppliers and car buyers.

We empower car dealers and manufacturers to fully embrace digital transformation. How? By creating innovative technology that makes selling cars better for our customers, and buying and owning cars better for theirs.

We use cutting-edge technology to link our clients’ systems, departments and sites. We provide an open technology platform that’s shaping the industry for the future. We use data to help clients become more efficient, increase profitability and give more customers an amazing experience. Want to be part of it?

As an RPG Programmer-Analyst on the IBM i server, you will play a crucial role in the development, maintenance, and optimization of RPG applications and DB2 databases in an IBM i environment (formerly AS/400). You will work closely with the software development team, analysts, and product team to create efficient and reliable solutions that meet the needs of the business.

Roles and Responsibilities:

RPG Application Development:

  • Design, code, test, and debug RPG programs to meet specific project requirements.

  • Collaborate with analysts and end-users to understand development needs.

DB2 Database Management:

  • Design, create, and maintain DB2 databases to store and manage company data.

  • Optimize SQL query performance and stored procedures to ensure fast and efficient data retrieval.

Maintenance and Improvement:

  • Ensure the ongoing maintenance of existing applications by identifying and resolving issues.

  • Implement enhancements and updates to applications and databases based on business needs.

Documentation and Tracking:

  • Document all developments, modifications, and optimizations to ensure traceability.

  • Maintain version records and user manuals for applications and databases.

Team Collaboration:

  • Work closely with other members of the development team to ensure seamless system integration.

  • Share knowledge and expertise with colleagues and actively participate in team meetings.

Security and Compliance:

  • Implement best practices for data security and ensure compliance with current regulations.

  • Participate in security audits and take action to address identified vulnerabilities.

Continuous Learning:

  • Stay updated with the latest technologies, industry trends, and innovations in RPG and DB2 development.

Skills and Qualifications Required:

  • Programming experience in any language.

  • Degree in Computer Science or a related field.

  • Strong RPG programming skills, including RPG IV (ILE RPG).

  • Proven experience in designing and managing DB2 databases.

  • Proficiency in SQL query languages.

  • Knowledge of the IBM i (AS/400) environment and its specifics.

  • Ability to work as part of a team and communicate effectively.

  • Ability to solve complex problems and make informed decisions.

  • Attention to detail and a focus on quality.

Why join us?

We’re on a journey to become market leaders in our space – and with that comes some incredible opportunities. Collaborate and learn from industry experts from all over the globe. Work with game-changing products and services. Get the training and support you need to try new things, adapt to quick changes and explore different paths. Join Keyloop and progress your career, your way.

An inclusive environment to thrive

We’re committed to fostering an inclusive work environment. One that respects all dimensions of diversity. We promote an inclusive culture within our business, and we celebrate different employees and lifestyles – not just on key days, but every day.

Be rewarded for your efforts

We believe people should be paid based on their performance so our pay and benefits reflect this and are designed to attract the very best talent. We encourage everyone in our organisation to explore opportunities which enable them to grow their career through investment in their development but equally by working in a culture which fosters support and unbridled collaboration.