Accountable for analysis, design, development, implementations, and upgrades of IBM DataPower appliances and related configurations.
Capable of understanding the role for DataPower in NM's Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) in concert with additional componentry necessary to provide web service connectivity to our enterprise.
Provides expert-level DataPower administration skills through development and maturation of administration gateway API's and web service proxies to address new/evolving integration requirements. Demonstrates passion for quality by conducting unit and integration tests to ensure delivery of high-quality DataPower change implementations.
Partners with DataPower operational resources to enhance monitoring to proactively address DataPower infrastructure and integration health challenges.
Extensive familiarity with web service protocols & standards such as SOAP, REST, WSDL, and XSD's.
Familiarity with automation utilities (i.e. Ansible) and source code repositories (i.e. GitLab) needed to restore and tweak DataPower configurations (and supporting scripts) to reduce manual intervention where possible.
2-3 years of DataPower engineering and administration experience.
Familiarity with web service protocols and standards (SOAP, REST, WSDL's, XSD's).
Experience developing DataPower systems management solution to provide visibility into health of DataPower appliances.
Nice to Have:
Experience leveraging DataPower to support SOAP integration.