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Integration Specialist
Ref No.: 18-01383
Location: rolling meadows, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Integration Specialist
Position Summary
The Integration Specialist is responsible for production support of integrations and file transfers. The role is equal parts of business analysis, configuration and Project Management skills. This role will liaise with Corporate Accounting, Shared Services, and Sourcing for the travel and expense management applications.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Manage the integration of banks with JD Edwards Financial application.  
  • Build integrations via configuration tool Automate (Vendor: Network Automation)
  • Manage day-to-day operational responsibility for integrations and be able to support production operations of troubleshooting issues, helping to drive root-cause analysis and permanent resolution.
  • Collaborate with development, and support teams, including globally located resources.
  • Understand, communicate, and mitigate environment risks and issues with users
  • Understand the layout and working of existing integrations that send and receive data between Concur, Oracle, JDE and other bank systems.
  • Monitor integrations and work with infrastructure teams to resolve issues as needed.
  • Develop and execute appropriate test plans to support release of new functionality.  
  • Minimum of 5 years of technical operations experience preferably in the Integrations, File Transfers, Production Support areas.
  • Experience with file and transfer protocol encryption (PGP, Cryptography, sign, armoring)
  • Experience with scripting tools such as Automate or Power Shell
  • Working "hands-on" knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle and project management methodologies 
  • Experience with defining and executing SQL queries and strong SQL query skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Information Technology, Engineering or related field
  • Experience with SharePoint
  • Experience working with off-shore or remote development/support teams
  • Ability to support integration initiatives and to collaborate effectively with business, finance, and technology personnel at many levels
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work at a fast pace and cope with conflicting deadlines
  • Proven ability to deliver excellent customer service
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Dependable, hardworking, professional, self-starter, able to work well with cross functional teams