Coolgen and OSL Software Developer - REMOTE - 12 MONTH CONTRACT

Job Title: Coolgen and OSL Software Developer - REMOTE - 12 MONTH CONTRACT
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH24245_1600352648
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2020 15:24

Job Description

Coolgen and OSL Software Engineer

12-month contract

ASAP and by 9th November 2020

Fully Remote working


Overview of needs:

The current demands of COVID Business Recovery in addition to the ongoing business change portfolio delivery commitments have led to a capacity deficit in the IT Engineering and Test department that requires urgent fulfilment.

In order to be able to operate at the required levels, specialised roles are to be brought in as contractors (temporary workers), in this instance 2 x Coolgen and OSL Software Engineers.

Overview of Requirements:

This is a specialist technical development role(s) required to deliver an exceptionally high standard of code in accordance with the Agency's business requirements, undertaking development work on the Agency's central vehicles management system.

This role(s) sits within one of the Software Engineering Applications Development & Support Teams, which undertakes the development and support of the Agency's applications both internal and public/customer facing.

The role holder(s) will work as part of a flexible software delivery team working in a variety of styles, including Agile.

Specific Technical Skills and Experience:

Technical skill/Experience


  • Fluency and experience in CA GEN in a UNIX environment (minimum 5 years)
  • Experience of using SQL with an Oracle (or equivalent) database (minimum 2 years)
  • Experience of assisting business analysts or business representatives to formalise or clarify requirements
  • Experience in the production of low-level technical designs and documentation
  • Experience in definition and execution of formal unit tests.


  • Experience of writing UNIX scripts (working knowledge of C and KORN shell scripting) (minimum 1 year)
  • Experience of writing PL/SQL scripts on a UNIX platform (minimum 1 year)
  • Experience of GEN development on an AIX (IBM) platform (minimum 1 year)