As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms. You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
This role reports into the Delivery Lead/Director and is responsible for implementing Mulesoft for our clients. Responsibilities include:
+ Facilitate integration workshops to gather requirements
+ Clearly articulate trade-offs between various integration options and make recommendations
+ Effectively collaborate with business consultants, project team and client resources to determine technical and functional requirements
+ Provides advanced technical and/or business consultative services during both the pre-sales and post sales cycles
+ Gather and analyze requirements, define and execute the integration plan
+ Work with a global delivery model and lead a team of developers
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ Advanced Knowledge of Mulesoft Platform & Capabilities and excellent experience developing and delivering solutions on the Salesforce platform
+ Minimum 5 years’ experience implementing Mulesoft Services Projects, Enterprise Integration Design & Implementation
+ 5 years minimum experience in Service Delivery roles
+ Strong experience in Application Development using Mule ESB and SOA/EAI technologies and API management
+ Experience with Mule 4 OR very good understanding of differences between Mule 3.x and 4.x
+ Experience with the entire API development lifecycle from Design and Build to Governance and Management
+ Fluent in Mulesoft RAML for designing APIs (Restful API Modelling Language)
+ Experience building complex transformations using DataWeave (Mulesoft Transformation Language)
+ Understanding of Salesforce Platform APIs (SOAP, REST, Metadata, Streaming, Platform Events etc.), Salesforce Force.com Platform features/functions/capabilities and Salesforce SDLC
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ Familiarity with different deployment models – On prem, CloudHub, Hybrid
+ Familiarity with Enterprise API Standards (SOAP, REST, OpenAPI/Swagger, etc.) and Enterprise Messaging Standards (Mule, JMS, MQ, Kafka, etc.)
+ Experience with DevOps standards including CI/CD (Jenkins), Automated Source Scanning, Testing, and Deployment
+ Hands on experience with development tools, IDEs, source control, etc.
+ Experience with Agile development methodology
+ Broad understanding and perspective on Enterprise IT topics including Enterprise Architecture, Design, and Implementation of Cloud Solutions
+ Salesforce certifications – Platform Developer I, Integration Architecture Designer
+ MuleSoft certifications – Developer (Mule 4), Platform Architect
+ Travel Requirement: 75-80%
**About Business Unit**
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
**Your Life @ IBM**
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
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**Being You @ IBM**
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.