Web Integration Architect, Lead Analyst

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Hershey, PA

The Hershey Company

One hundred twenty years ago, people across America fell in love with the name "Hershey's" stamped on a chocolate bar. Since our company was founded, we've been bringing goodness to the world, one smile, one moment and one person at a time&mdash;just like our founder, Milton Hershey. Today, The Hershey Company is a global confectionery leader with a footprint that spans countries and cultures around the world&mdash;and yet our company is still unified behind a shared vision of Bringing Goodness to the World. We do this through our wide portfolio of iconic brands, our 21,000+ remarkable people and our commitment to helping children in need.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Are you someone who wants to help us write the future story of Hershey&rsquo;s success?</strong> https://www.thehersheycompany.com/en_us/home.html

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Overview: The Lead Web Integration&nbsp;Analyst is responsible for the development and evolution of frameworks, designs and patterns in software, primarily focused on integrating large enterprise software packages using modern tools and methodologies.&nbsp; Possessing the ability to understand the essence of complex integration challenges is critical. This includes the ability to influence internal and external stakeholders, Hershey&rsquo;s technical staff and additional resources through clear articulation of the options and recommendations. This is a great opportunity for individuals who have a passion for Enterprise Application Integration as well as a deep and practical understanding of the different proven tool sets and methodologies.<br /><br /> <p><strong>The &ldquo;Sweet&rdquo; Stuff:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Opportunities in continued learning, growing, and formal training;</li> <li>Multiple onsite fitness centers;</li> <li>Employees are rewarded with a highly competitive, market-driven package of compensation, well-being, growth, and inclusion;</li> <li>A unique and vibrant culture coupled with a commitment to an innovation everywhere mindset &ndash; from process to product; back office to brand building;</li> <li>Hershey is a great place to work&hellip;.and unlike anywhere else in the world!</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Determines operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions.</li> <li>Demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.</li> <li>Prepares and installs solutions, designs system specifications, standards, and programming.&nbsp; Provides information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing development and service issues.</li> <li>Being the SME (Subject Matter Expert) by demonstrating knowledge of state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, computing equipment, continuing education, and participating in professional organizations.&nbsp; &nbsp;</li> <li>Develops software solutions, knowledge of systems flow, data usage, and work processes.&nbsp; Responsible for investigating problem areas and following the software development lifecycle.</li> <li>Analyzes the interfaces of systems to be integrated, documents, makes recommendation, prototypes solutions, and manages implementations.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Must have experience to compare and contrast different integration options and the ability to extrapolate known metrics and scalability patterns</li> <li>Must have experience with different integration mechanisms: Real Time, Service Based, Batch Oriented, Message based etc.</li> <li>Must have experience with large scale integration environments: MuleSoft, SnapLogic, BEA WebLogic, WebMethods etc.</li> <li>Experience with interacting as a technical resource in area of software expertise, including Code Reviews and Architecture Reviews</li> <li>Must have experience interacting with small remote and virtual technical teams</li> </ul> <p><strong>Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:</strong>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in Information Sciences, Engineering with computer programming/ applications.</li> <li>3+ yrs experience of large scale integration &nbsp;</li> <li>3+ yrs of Integration Framework (MuleSoft required; additional frameworks desirable)</li> <li>3+ yrs experience of Java Development</li> <li>2+ yrs UNIX/Linux, Windows, and Enterprise Service Business experience</li> <li>MuleSoft Architect certification highly desirable</li> </ul>