Integration Architect


January 23, 2014

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Software Development
Company Overview: 

MAXIMUS is an industry leader in the provisioning of products and services to support the delivery of government services in North America and internationally and has more than 30 years of experience fulfilling our mission of “Helping Government Serve the People®”

In Canada, MAXIMUS Canada is responsible for the administration and delivery of two of the Province of British Columbia’s most important health care programs: The Medical Services Plan and PharmaCare. We are constantly looking at new technology, processes and methods of delivering services to the citizens of British Columbia.

Because of this, and given our expertise in program information management, claims processing, contact centre services, document processing and information technology, we are positioned for significant growth. As part of that mission, MAXIMUS BC has contracted with the British Columbia Ministry of Health to manage the administrative operations of the Medical Services Plan and PharmaCare while transforming the operations and systems landscape to provide best in class service to the citizens of BC.

Join us here in Victoria, BC to experience the best in West Coast lifestyle. You will work in an environment that will challenge you and reward your achievements. Your down time can be spent exploring the beautiful West Coast – from culinary experiences to cultural events, and to outdoor challenges. We have it all! Located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, in the heart of downtown, our location offers easy access to every amenity.  

Job Summary: 

Integration Architect – Full Time Permanent

We are looking for a Senior Integration Developer/Architect to join the IT team. This is an excellent opportunity to continue your career in a challenging and team-oriented environment in a much sought after location.

The Senior Integration Developer/Architect is primarily responsible for the development of conceptual-business, logical and technical-physical architectures and plans to enable and support new and existing solutions. In practice, this means creating holistic work plans with corresponding artefacts, and working in coordination with a team of technical specialists to implement and assist with the testing of solutions functional and non-functional requirements. The artefacts include solution architecture documents, solution design documents, as-is-configuration, to-be-configuration, migration plans, infrastructure change requests, database service requests, high level infrastructure project plans, test plans, change management processes, and business cases.

The Integration Architect is also responsible for aligning the architected solutions to the architectural principles, architectural patterns, policies, and standards as established by the Enterprise Architect, Security Officer and Privacy Officer; for collaborating with business analysts, application development and maintenance teams to understand the system requirements for new and existing applications in the early phases of development or maintenance projects; for developing the strategy for ongoing monitoring and managing the capacity, availability, reliability, adaptability and security of all IT solution components; and for coordinating activities with internal and external stakeholders.

The Integration Architect is expected to be experienced and conversant across technology areas and solution stacks including: Windows, Linux/UNIX platforms, storage technologies, networks, firewalls and security zones, proxy and web servers, Oracle databases, Oracle Fusion products, authentication, authorization and auditing systems, message brokers, and related technologies. Examples areas are:

  • Web Service and XML technologies (e.g., SOAP, WSDL, XML, XSD, XPath, XQuery, XSLT, WS-Security);
  • JMS messaging and integration (e.g.,WebLogic JMS, Oracle Service Bus, TIBCO EMS);
  • Java, PL/SQL programming;
  • Build relevant scriptware (e.g., Maven, Ant, WLST, Python);
  • Oracle SOA Stack, B2B, Weblogic Application Server, BI Publisher, OID, and ODI;
  • Oracle SOA Middleware installation, configuration, tuning, design, development and deployment;
  • Web Services development – SOA Restful and SOA SOAP-based Web Services, JSON, Apache Axis 2.0, and ASP.NET; and
  • VMWare-based server and desktop virtualization.

Excellent technical writing and presentation skills are mandatory.

The Senior Integration Developer/Architect is also expected to be a leader and a mentor, capable of exercising influence through teamwork, to communicate technical concepts at different levels of abstraction considering a number of perspectives, and to be knowledgeable in multiple areas of technology.

You must be a hands-on problem solver with the ability to step up and take initiative, and to methodically analyze and resolve technical challenges. You must possess a desire to learn, adopt new technologies, conduct research and development activities to improve technical skills and keep abreast of relevant technologies and architecture methodologies.

How To Apply: 

Please call or send your resume in confidence Quoting: Integration Architect – Full Time Permanent to:

Cliff Tang, Principal
Zealots Consulting Inc. Executive Search
IT Recruitment Consulting & Leadership Development
"Part of Your Team"
Lynn Valley Town Centre
1199 Lynn Valley Road, Box 16133, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3S9
604-727-3141 (phone)
604-988-3152 (fax)

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