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Senior Application Integration Specialist
Ref No.: 18-03258
Location: rolling meadows, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Senior Application Integration Engineer
Our client is one of the world's largest insurance brokerage and risk management services firms, provides a full range of retail and wholesale property/casualty (P/C) brokerage and alternative risk transfer services globally, as well as employee benefit brokerage, consulting and actuarial services. They also offer claims and information management, risk control consulting and appraisal services to clients around the world. If you're looking for a professional career with an industry leader then you have come to the right place.  Wherever your interests lie, we're sure you will agree on one thing: our continued prosperity hinges on our greatest resource --- our people.
Position Summary
The Senior Application Integration Specialist is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of integrations. The role is equal parts of technical analysis as well as Project Management. The Senior Application Integration Specialist is responsible for ensuring the accurate documentation of requirements, design, QA and maintenance processes. This role will liaise with Corporate HRIS, Business Intelligence and downstream stakeholders.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Drive requirements and build complete and accurate requirements/design documents that capture complete scope and details of every integration being built.
  • Design and develop integrations on the Adeptia platform.
  • Coordinate with BI and Oracle HR teams around data management including schemas, failure conditions, reconciliation, test data set up, etc.
  • Troubleshoot issues helping to drive root-cause analysis and permanent resolution.
  • Provide direction and coordination for development, and support teams, including globally located resources.
  • Understand the layout and working of existing integrations that send and receive data between Oracle, Concur, JDE and other systems.
  • Monitor integrations and work with infrastructure teams to resolve issues as needed
  • Develop and maintain application documentation.
  • Review and co-develop appropriate test plans to support release of new integrations.  
  • Minimum of 5 years of technical experience with building integrations on IBM Websphere Cast Iron, Adeptia, Mulesoft platforms and interest in being able to transfer those skills into the Adeptia platform to build integrations.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Microsoft SSIS experience being prepared to demonstrate past work. Strong experience with SQL queries.
  • Financial acumen (working knowledge) and awareness of key accounting, financial management and analysis processes.
  • Working "hands-on" knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle and project management methodologies 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Information Technology, Engineering or related field
  • Experience with scripting tools such as Automate or Power Shell
  • Experience with file and transfer protocol encryption (PGP, Cryptography, sign, armoring)
  • Experience with Oracle HR Cloud.
  • Experience with J.D.Edwards.
Work Traits
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with business and technology personnel at many levels
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent 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