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

Lead requirement gathering and analysis discussion forums.  Carry our gap analysis.  Architect, implement and roll out the end to end solution using integration technologies.  Analyze old integration technology messages and define migration roadmap to newer integration toolsets.  Conduct performance monitoring and fine tuning of interfaces and server side components.  Define, architect and implement the re-usable components-global caching, performance monitoring tool, code review tool, failed request analysis and resubmit process, mainframe communication component.  Evaluate new integration toolsets or new features for implementations.  Install integration products or fixes on servers.  Define standards and processes for integration area.  Utilize IBM Integration Bus, WebSphere Message Broker and WebSphere MQ.  REQUIRES:  Master’s or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Systems or Engineering (any discipline) + minimum 1 year experience as Integration Architect, Systems Analyst, IT Analyst, Technical Lead, Technology Architect or related.  (Will accept Bachelor’s and 6 years of work experience.)   (Ref. 16308)