8174 - Middleware Integration Engineer (IBM Sterling Engineer)

Location: Pasadena, CA

Job Information

This role concentrates on the design, architecture, implementation and operations of a middleware software and solutions that support the applications and business processes as required. The Integration Engineer is a technical hands-on opportunity to work in a cloud for an enterprise company addressing critical marketplace innovation & pushing the envelope of a high volume infrastructure to scale horizontally to address security, reliability, performance, availability and scalability of the infrastructure.


Key Job Functions

Implement integration solutions by leveraging tools IBM Sterling Gateway and CA XML Gateway

Interpret business requirements, create technical artifacts, and determine the most efficient/appropriate solution design

Lead design and development of application components that are standards based, high performance, highly available, comply with operational standards and procedures

Lead the design of the integration solution with external/internal customers.

Participate in architecture, design, and development of applications built with the Middleware technologies, Java, J2EE and web applications

Understand the business and customer needs to introduce technical solutions

Provide support for escalated issues on the integration Suite

Mentor other engineers and groom them into SOA, BPM and ESB integration team

Work collaboratively with other teams; QA, Dev, EA, InfoSec, etc.

Work to write elegant code using effective automated unit tests


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Engineering, or another technical field

Minimum Experience 

Minimum of 8 years of experience in enterprise application development, middleware implementations and/or software engineering in a large enterprise environment

Experience with Java development, including familiarity with middleware technologies and current streaming data frameworks

Specialized Knowledge & Skills    

Strong hands-on experience with Application Integration Architecture, including Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Messaging Systems

Hands on Experience working with MFT, MQ, BPM, WSRR and ODM products]

Be an expert and have hands-on development experience in, Java EE, JMS, JDBC

Know MFT and BPM Best Practices and Performance Tuning

Have used common messaging systems: MQ, JMS, SI Bus, Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), IIB: Message flows, canonical message models (CMM), HADR, Performance tuning

Know or have some experience with XML Gateway’s.

Strong experience in Web Services standards and technologies (e.g. XML, SOAP, WSDL, XSD, UDDI, REST, etc.)

Know XML transformation technologies like XQuery, XSLT etc.

Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and work in a fast-paced environment in order to meet assigned deadlines

Experienced in multiple SDLC methodologies: Iterative Development, Waterfall and Agile

Need to have experience with a webservices product like CA API Gateway or Datapower

Experience with Tibco and RabbitMQ are nice to have.