Integration Architect – Gaithersburg, MD and other unanticipated sites throughout US

Responsible for integration requirements analysis, functional and technical evaluation, efforts estimation, impact assessment and designing/developing solutions to meet strategic business goals.   Lead implementation/development teams from architectural and technical perspective in delivering reusable, extensible, quality and standardized solutions across multiple projects.  Providing continuous improvement of integration processes and procedures based on industry standards and implementing best practices for all aspects of the project lifecycle.   Provide technical vision and subject matter expertise for improvements such as expanding capacity and throughput, reducing complexity, reducing time and cost, and increasing performance and effectiveness of integration solutions.  Design and document System Integration Architectures and Data Flows using IBM Integration Bus (IIB) and WebSphere MQ with enterprise, legacy and custom applications.  REQUIRES:  Master’s or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Systems or Electronics Engineering + minimum 6 months experience as Integration Architect, Systems Analyst, Software Engineer, Software Engineering Associate Manager or related.  (Will accept Bachelor’s and 5 additional years of work experience.)   (Ref. 16291)