Enterprise Services features expertise in information technology and print support, contract management, human resources and employee training, statewide financial systems, public works project management, and the care and stewardship of the state capitol grounds and buildings.
The department’s goal in every transaction is to deliver innovative, responsive, cost-effective and integrated solutions and services to meet the diverse needs of our customers.
LEAN CULTURE: DES is on the leading edge in adapting Lean principles and methods to state government. We are fully committed to continuous process improvement and invite you to join our team. Once on board, you will become an integral part of our journey to transform DES into a world class, customer focused organization. To learn more about DES Lean culture, visit Lean Culture at DES.
PROGRAM PROFILE: Enterprise Technology Solutions (ETS) enables customers access to innovative solutions so they can best serve the people of Washington State. The Data and Business Intelligence team designs, manages, and implements data/system integration solutions for all aspects of DES and its statewide customers. Learn more about what we do and provide: IT Systems & Solutions.
~This is a 1 year project position~ This recruitment is open until filled and the hiring manager reserves the right to make a hiring decision at any time. It is in your best interest to apply as soon as possible.
POSITION PROFILE As the Integration Solution Specialist Support, this position is responsible for providing ongoing maintenance and support for enterprise integration solutions and actively supports the DES Integration Team. Serves as technical support to the Integration Services Team in solving critical data and system integration problems.
YOUR DUTIES This position serves as the operational support for the integration software platforms and mission critical integration solutions. This position designs and codes simple Data Exchange solutions, integrating DES mission-critical solutions with systems managed by other state agencies.
OPERATION SUPPORT AND INTEGRATION SOFTWARE ADMINISTRATION
Provides ongoing maintenance and support of the agency’s enterprise integration solutions, including both messaging and ETL technologies, including Websphere MQ, Informatica PowerCenter and Data Integration Hub, Monitor production data exhanges.
Creates connections to move data from various state agencies to Apptio, the Information Technology Financial Management (ITFM).
Provides administration and oversight of the ETL tool(s) used for loading agency Information Technology Financial Management data to Apptio.
Oversees integration issue resolutions by facilitating and documenting decisions based on value, cost and long term outcomes.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION AND DOCUMENTATION
Analyzes and documents existing and proposed integration standards, integration definitions, and business rules.
Provides technical consulting and advice to project staff, internal ETS staff, TLA agencies on design of integration solution for enterprise systems.
Documents technical specifications for integration solutions between enterprise applications.
Responsible for gathering and understanding the techincal requirements for creating enterprise integration solutions.
ENGINEER AND DEVELOPING INTEGRATION SOLUTIONS
Designs and codes complex data exchange and/or near-real-time messaging solutions, integrating DES mission-critical solutions with systems managed by other state agencies.
Develops workflows using Informatica PowerCenter.
Utilizes IBM WebSphere MQ, Informatica Data Integration Hub and other technologies as appropriate.
This position works in a standard office environment. The typical workweek is Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week. This position is overtime exempt and will be required to work additional hours outside the regularly scheduled hours to meet business needs. Minimal travel within Olympia will be required.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (experience can be concurrent) Five years of information technology experience including two years of experience in integration software server administration, troubleshooting and resolving WebSphere MQ application and connection issues, gathering and documenting technical requirements for data integration solutions, AND possess the required knowledge and abilities listed below.
OR An Associate’s degree OR equivalent two (2) years of vocational training in a technical field ANDthree (3) years of experience integration software server administration, troubleshooting and resolving Websphere MQ application and connection issues, gathering and documenting technical requirements for data integration solutions, AND possess the required knowledge and abilities listed below.
A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Systems or related technical/business discipline AND two (2) years of experience integration software server administration, troubleshooting and resolving Websphere MQ application and connection issues, gathering and documenting technical requirements for data integration solutions, AND possess the required knowledge and abilities listed below.
AND Possess the following knowledge of:
Complex enterprise systems and emerging technologies.
Current technologies such as .NET, JAVA, SQL, WebSphere, Informatica.
Concepts for data and application integration.
Server Administration for Websphere MQ and Informatica.
The current information technology industry including application and data integration design, development, and integration/middleware technologies.
Possess the following ability to:
Engineer and support enterprise integration services.
Troubleshoot complex integration solutions to resolution.
Develop and implement standards and procedures for integration solutions.
Proficient in MS Office products.
Windows Server administration.
Experience with Microsoft SQL-Server or other relational database management systems.
Experience with Websphere MQ administration, troubleshooting connections and application issues
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to disseminate information and instructions.
Ability to multi-task; provide high-level support for more than one project at a time.
Organization and time management skills.
In addition to completing the online application, applicants mustattach the following documents to their profile in order to be considered for this position:
A letter of interest, describing how you meet the specific qualifications for this position;
A current resume, detailing experience, and education; and
A list of at least three professional references with current telephone numbers.
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The initial screening will be solely based on the contents and completeness of the “duties summary” section of your application in Careers.wa.gov, completeness of the application material submitted, and the supplemental questionnaire.
A resume will not substitute for completing the “duties summary” section of the application. Responses to the supplemental questionnaire regarding work experience must be reflected in the "duties summary" section of the application.
By submitting materials you are indicating that all information is true and correct. The state may verify information. Any untruthful or misleading information is cause for removal from the applicant pool or dismissal if employed.
Prior to any new appointment into Department of Enterprise Services, a background check will be conducted.
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications and wish to claim Veteran’s Preference MUSTattach a copy of their DD-214, or other verification of military service.
Note: Applicants claiming veteran’s preference points must attach the documentation with each on-line application. If you do not provide appropriate documentation to qualify for these preference points, the points will not be awarded.
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Should you have any questions regarding this position or the online application, contact Angie Anderson at (360) 407-8446 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Washington State Department of Enterprise Services is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with a disability who need assistance with their application or that need this announcement in an alternative format, may call (360) 407-8413. TTY users should first call 711 to access theWashington Relay Service.