We seek an experienced IT consultant with Application Proxy / Gateway expertise (i.e. Layer 7, IBM DataPower, MS Forefront UAG and TMG, F5 Big-IP, etc.) to join a global development team for a long-term consulting role. This is an urgently needed position, immediate interview and hire.
In this, role, the consultant will be a subject-matter expert in the application gateways/proxy software, providing a number of capabilities to development teams including: Security policy enforcement, authentication, authorization, Single Sign On, protocol transitioning, application integration and content transformation.
-Design innovative reliable solutions to real business problems and provide technical subject matter expertise as required in support of Mediation Services
- Leading application integrations via "publishing" and "mediation" including design and implementation
- Provide technical subject matter expertise in support of Mediation Services
- Plan and deliver continuous improvement in the technical capabilities of Mediation Services
-Managing technical solutions that leverage and integrate the client's global IT environment together with out-sourced provider environments in the cloud and on-premises. Working with the Global, Regional and Local IT teams to assist in the deployment of these solutions on-, near- and off-shore.
-participating in client's technology standards process focusing on Mediation Services; participating in focus and working groups to align disparate IT organizations and managing external vendor technical deliverables.
On projects, working with Vendors, Business Analysts, Product/Application/Service Owners, functional and geographic business teams, vendors and IT organizations you will provide technical management through-out requirements gathering phases; be responsible for translating business and functional requirements (business process models and use cases) into detailed technical designs - from system down to code-level design. Ensure alignment with the firm's standards, procedures and operational processes; be responsible for communicating technical planning and approaches to all parties. Provide guidance through-out the design, build, test and deploy phases to ensure systems meet business and technical requirements. Responsible for transition knowledge and hand over to support organizations.
You will develop and/or contribute to Service deliverables including:
- Architecture and Design Documents
- Configuration Guides
- Application Monitoring and operational handover
- Development and Deployment Guides
- Product Standards
- Research and Position Papers
- Product Evaluation, Analysis, and Proofs-of-Concept