Global Partners LP Integration Architect in Waltham, Massachusetts
We seek an experienced Integration Architect to lead the future design and build of Application and Data integrations at Global Partners. The successful candidate is a hands-on technologist with experience in recognizing technology needs, designing, developing and launching integration solutions. This position focuses on technologies and processes tying our application portfolio together, ensuring data is shared effectively and efficiently across our business systems, both on premise and in the cloud. Strong experience in iPaaS, API\u2019s, ETL/ELT and Data is needed. Experience in the Energy Industry or Retail is not required but is a plus.
Application Integration Architecture
Develop and maintain an integration architecture blueprint for the organization.
Plan, execute, and manage integration of new applications with existing systems and software.
Plan, execute, and manage the integration of new application integration technology.
Develop standards and processes to support and facilitate integration projects and initiatives.
Educate team members and govern iPaas tool usage.
Participate in research and make recommendations on integration products and services.
System & Process Analysis
Analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing and proposed integrations and processes.
Translate conceptual system requirements into technical data and integration requirements.
Provide reference and detail design documentation for peer review.
Extensive use of SQL to query, analyze and understand master data.
Solution Development & Support
Based on requirements and data analysis, design and build efficient & reusable integrations.
Build and test integrations using various tools, including: SSIS, SQL, iPaas, and web API\u2019s.
Become a subject matter expert on future state iPaas platform and plot a course to tool and practice standardization.
Work with peers, clients and 3rd parties in design, development and testing.
Provide technical support as needed.
Build an expert level technical understanding of in-scope applications, data and processes.
Collaborate with team members to assist in definition of project scope, deliverables, timelines.
Track and communicate the status of personal deliverables throughout the project lifecycle.
Experience and Skills:
8+ years\u2019 experience in IT as a developer, systems analyst or architect.
Experience with, iPaaS such as Dell Boomi, Snaplogic, Mulesoft or Scriptlogic.
Experience with ETL tools, such as SSIS, Informatica, or Talend.
Experience with API protocols and schemas such as SOAP and REST.
Extensive demonstrable knowledge of SQL.
Knowledge of relational database design and management techniques.
Competency with XML constructs and schemas.
Understanding of Master Data Management (MDM) concepts, software and processes.
Experience with business and technical requirements analysis, business process modeling/mapping, and data mapping.
Experience in developing enterprise and solution level architectural designs.
Excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills.
Excellent writing and documentation skills.
Able to communicate ideas in both technical and business-friendly language.
Able to conduct research into application integration issues and products.
Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Formal Education & Certification
Required: Bachelor\u2019s Degree or equivalent technical experience.
Preferred: Certifications in one or more of the following disciplines: Data Modeling, Business Analysis, TOGAF, ITIL, Six Sigma, Project Management.
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