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IBM Application Developer Middleware - Biztalk Developer in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana


As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world’s technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities

The successful Application developer will assist clients in the selection, implementation, and support of Microsoft Middleware products. This specialty uses consulting skill, business knowledge, and packaged solution expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into the client's business environment in order to achieve the expected business results. The candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience with Microsoft Middleware products, specifically Biztalk

In addition, the candidate must have experience in a customer facing role, helping customers design and create their solutions. Must be a self-starter, able to complete assignments with minimal supervision. Also must be able to mentor and lead more junior members of the team.

Successful candidates for these positions will work onsite at the IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge. The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel up to 50% of the time. This is a traditional office position. You must live in, or be willing to relocate to, Louisiana. The work location is 100 North Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802. This is not a work from home position.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 7+ years of related, hands on IT experience with BizTalk developing applications for connecting internal and external systems.

  • 5+ years in VB.NET/C#, .NET, and in XML.

  • 5+ years of experience specifically designing and administrating BizTalk applications

  • Willingness to travel up to 50%

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Strong fundamental understanding of core manufacturing, logistics, Supply Chain, and shipping EDI transaction sets (810, 816, 820, 824, 846, 850, 852, 855, 856, 860, 880, 940, 944, 945, 947, 990

  • Proficient in AS2, FTP, SMTP, TCP/IP, VANs, SFTP, FTPS, HTT

  • Proficient in importing SHA1, SHA2 certificates (SHA256, MD5) digest algorithms

  • Proficient in creating/modifying BizTalk Trading Partner Management (TPM) parties

  • Proficient in developing BizTalk Flat File Schemas, Maps, Orchestrations, Pipelines, 3rd Party Adapters and Custom Components.

  • Develop, monitor, and upgrade BizTalk solutions and components

  • Proficient in custom XSLT

  • Experience with ESB toolkit/Exception Management Portal

  • Experience with XML, WCF, Web Services, WCF-SAP and direct database connections required (XML Polling, Typed Polling, SQL/XML generation).

  • Experience with setting up a clustered environment

  • Deployment and Code Migration across environments

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.

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