Integration Specialist

Information Technology Dallas, Texas Salt Lake City, Utah


Description

Integration Specialist 

PURPOSE

The Integration Specialist will be accountable for implementation and rollout of our NextGen integration platform. Through an RFP process, we will be selecting an Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) solution which will be hosted cloud native in AWS. This solution will be a core component in our Architecture enabling integration and connectivity with key freight carriers as well as with our customers across their eCommerce platforms and on-premise systems.
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ESSENTIAL DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES & OUTCOMES
  • Conduct requirements gathering and lead the solution design process for implementation of the integration platform
  • Create Architecture documents and review with technical leadership team
  • Create implementation roadmap based on aligned prioritization across IT and Business teams
  • Deploy initial setup of iPaaS solution within cloud environment
  • Develop application & data integration workflows based on priority defined within roadmap
  • Maintain roadmap ensuring there is consistent dialogue and prioritization alignment across all stakeholders
  • Document best practices and standards for development, governance and operational lifecycle of the integration platform
  • Mentor and train team members (IT & Business) through training sessions on design and deployment best practices
  • Identify ongoing risks and pain points through the project, develop and implement mitigation measures
  • Support cross functional teams such as Delivery, Operations, Finance, etc. that are developing integration workflows for their specific needs

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU:

  • Bachelor Degree required, Masters Preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in integration roles
  • 1 -3 years of experience with iPaaS solutions
  • Hands on experience building interfaces and workflows with iPaaS solutions such as MuleSoft, Dell Boomi, SnapLogic or Informatica
  • Experience with creating templates and standards for development and deployment within integration platform
  • Understanding of basic authentication and security concepts within platform
  • Must have administrative knowledge of the iPaaS technology platform
  • Experience in core Java, Spring framework, messaging
  • Expert level experience with SOAP and REST web services and API development
  • Experience with authentication protocols like OAuth, SAML, etc.
  • Experience with SOA, ESB and JMS concepts and implementations
  • Hands on experience with source code repositories such as BitBucket, GitHub, SVN, etc.
  • Solid understanding of integration design patterns such as Pub/Sub
  • Experience in utilizing application connectors to systems like CRM, ERP, Databases (RDBMS, NoSQL, etc.)

KNOWLEDGE OF:
  • Understanding of the industry, specific WWEX business model, and unique characteristics of the Company.
  • Building collaborative relationships across teams, leaders and vendors

SKILLS AND ABILITIES IN


  • Organizational skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills  
  • Conflict management and problem-solving  
  • Assessment and decision-making skills  
  • Relationship building both within the organization and with external sources  
  • Presentation and facilitation skills  
  • Analytical  
  • Technical
  • Deductive and inductive reasoning  
  • Project Management  
  • Critical thinking  
  • Forward-thinking  
  • Operational Expertise 


WE ARE COMMITTED TO GIVING YOU:

  • A competitive Salary
  • Advancement opportunity
  • A comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as the opportunity to participate in a 401(k) program


WHO ARE WE?

Quite simply, we make shipping simple. Worldwide Express is a relationship company offering customers a comprehensive solution for their shipping needs, whether it be small package, less-than-truckload or full truckload. We are a local partner for our customers’ global supply chain, providing consultative service from more than 125 offices across the nation. Through our relationship with UPS® and a highly selective carrier portfolio, we provide our customers with a breadth of shipping options unmatched in the 3PL field.

Worldwide Express has a strategic partnership with UPS for light package, domestic and international shipping to penetrate the small to medium size business sector. As UPS's largest non-retail authorized reseller in North America, our sales teams do what they do best, which is providing solutions to C-Level executives while letting UPS do what they do best: deliver more packages on time than anyone else. In addition to our relationship with UPS, WWEX has alliances with over 65 LTL, Domestic Air Freight, and International Air Freight carriers. WWEX provides tailored services and individualized shipping solutions to fit the needs of any small to medium-sized business customers.


Worldwide Express is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Worldwide Express Operations, LLC and WWEX Franchise Holdings, LLC ,(collectively “Worldwide Express”) strive to make employment decisions on the basis of merit, seeking the most qualified individuals in every job.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin or ancestry, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other status protected by law.  All employment decisions will be based on valid job requirements or other legitimate, non-discriminatory reasons.  Worldwide Express offers reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in the job application and hiring process.  If you would like to request such an accommodation, please contact the Vice President of Human Resources for Worldwide Express.