Software Systems Integrator

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Software Systems Integrator

Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Position Status: Administrative Exempt Positions

Basic Function:
The Software Systems Integrator assists in the inclusion of new systems and applications in the WPI IT environment, ensuring the integration of new applications into existing network infrastructure, systems and software throughout the university.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the implementation of new systems and applications, ensuring their integration with selected existing systems
  • Provide the analysis and technical expertise needed to integrate complex software and services
  • Determine appropriate systems configuration settings for integrations
  • Ensure accurate and efficient processing and data flow between systems
  • Collaborate with IT staff colleagues, end users, and vendors in the testing of new software programs and applications
  • Implement policies, procedures, and technologies (including firewalls) to ensure system security through secure system access, monitoring, control, and routine security evaluations
  • Develop and implement strategies for integrating disparate operating system environments, including integrations of premises-based and cloud-based systems
  • Provide documentation related to interface development, implementation, and operations

    Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar engineering field and 3-5 years’ experience
  • Proficient with a variety of programing languages, including XHTML, Java, HTML, C++ and Python
  • Knowledge about various architectures and protocols such as MOM, XSLT, SOA, UDDI, EDA, REST, XML, FTP, WSDL, and SOAP
  • Expert knowledge about secure transmissions, digital certificated, and PKI
  • Strong experience with data architecture and application architecture
  • Experience with data mapping structures, data flow diagrams and data definitions to be used in the development, modification and enhancement of system integrations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills along with analytical and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of ITSM protocols

    Posting Date: 01/16/2018

    Open Until Filled: Yes

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    EEO Information:
    WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

    Criminal Background Check Statement:
    A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

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    Job No:
    Posted: 1/18/2018
    Application Due: 6/28/2018
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