Integration Architect - DFS5218360 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

DFS is seeking to fill the role of Integration Architect based in Singapore. Candidates should be passionate about designing and building solutions through data and application integration. As the Integration Architect you will be accountable for end to end service delivery of Integration platform which may include defining and enforcing governance and standards of the integration platform, participate in tuning, troubleshooting and maintenance activities related to the integration platform as the middleware development expert. The Integration Architect is also expected to work with developers and leads to identify changes to existing standards or extend the standards when needed. This role will be involved in the design and documentation of complex extended environment with load balancers, webservers, application servers, databases and security devices. You are expected to provide technical leadership /guidance / mentorship including instructing, directing, and checking the work of other integration developers. This position is considered a critical component of the wider Data Platform Team working with various locations around the world to design and implement business solutions and systems that require middleware functionality. Candidate should have global large-scale middleware solution implementation experience.

Key Responsibilities:

• Design and delivery of integration development standards
• Support the processes, standards and tools to enable system integration development and support
• Support the processes that ensure application availability and manage the application life cycle of the middleware and related applications
• Manage risks associated with program implementation and developing risk mitigation strategies
• Design/Develop proof of concept solutions as required

Key Requirements:

• Qualified candidates will be motivational thought leaders, driven individuals, and possess strong working knowledge of middleware implementations
• 5 or more years of experience in application development and platform management within WebMethods, MuleSoft, or other middleware
• Experienced with SDLC, systems roll-outs, facilitating change management, transitions from project phase to on-going systems support
• Experience designing and building concurrent, high throughput web services based on deep understanding of the performance impacts of alternative threading architectures
• SOA Governance & Best Practices - for SOAP/REST Web Service development, Managing business asset such as XSD's, WSDL, Process Definitions, XSLT etc, Design time UDDI, Policy management and API Gateways
• Deep understanding of Synchronous / Asynchronous communication patterns and Problem-solving abilities w.r.t. Message Sequencing, Correlation, Queuing
• Knowledge of SOA Design patterns for building middleware systems ground up using Message Routing, Content Enrichment, Message Filtering, Message Transformation, Guaranteed delivery, Message sequencing, Batch message processing, error handling and reconciliation mechanisms
• Security, Logging, Auditing, Policy Management and Performance Monitoring and KPI for end-to-end process execution
• Knowledge of Web Services Interoperability, WS-* standards and ability to suggest, criticize and formulate solutions in a multi-vendor and architecture committee meetings
• Operational experience and strong disciplined process knowledge in resolving production outages and maintaining application environments for support and projects
• Strong facilitation and negotiation skills across global heavily matrixed organizations
• Ability to quickly prioritize issues/requests and be capable of personally diving deep when required to deliver solutions within an accelerated timeframe
• Works in a collaborative fashion, elevates team results over individual results
• Excellent communication skills, presenting, listening and informing. Can communicate up, down and across the organization.
• SoftwareAG WebMethods, APIGEE experience a plus
• Retail industry experience a plus
• Experience with on-prem, on-cloud, and hybrid solution a plus