PL/1 Jobs

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PL/1, or Programming Language 1, is a programming language that was designed for engineering, scientific and systems programming, as well as business applications. Since being introduced in the 1960s, it has been primarily used by the academic, industrial and commercial sectors.

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Posted Job Title Salary / Daily Rate Location Type
Posted23/10/2020 Salary / Daily RateNegotiable LocationDublin City Centre TypeContract
Posted23/10/2020 Salary / Daily RateNegotiable LocationDublin TypeContract
Posted16/10/2020 Salary / Daily RateNegotiable LocationGalway TypePermanent
Posted16/10/2020 Salary / Daily RateNegotiable LocationDublin City Centre TypeContract

PL/1 supports structured programming, linked lists or linked data structure handling, recursion, floating-point, fixed-point and complex character string and bit string handling. The syntax and words used are much like English, and the language is well-suited to defining complex data formats using a wide set of functions.

PL/1 has the following significant language features:

  • Defines data types regardless of hardware.
  • 100% free form and does not have reserved keywords.
  • Supports data structures like arrays, unions, structures, arrays of unions or structures, unions or structures of arrays, and any combination of the above.
  • Has four storage classes: STATIC, BASED, AUTOMATIC and CONTROLLED.
  • A block-oriented programming language that consists of blocks, packages and statements. This structuring method allows developers to produce very modular programs and applications.

Jobs that use PL/1 include:

  • Mainframe Developers
  • Linc Developers