Webmethods Application Designer / Developer

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  • Location:

    Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £530 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    October 2019

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Webmethods Application Designer / Developer

+ 6 month initial contract

+ Contract role requires SC Clearance

+ £500 to £530 per day

+ Based near Preston

Webmethods Application Designer / Developer

Role Description

Technical design, development and delivery of messaging applications for Integration Applications.

Requirement for an experienced application designer/developer for development / enhancement of messaging services for the Enterprise Service Platform (ESP), using Software AG's Webmethods toolset. Additional skills of designer/developer using MuleSoft. Axway API Gateway knowledge also an advantage.

The ideal candidate will have application design and development experience, including design and development of interfaces between business applications based on XML standards.

Experience of Webmethods (Version 7 or later) is required. In exceptional circumstances a candidate with strong on-the-job learning ability and substantial design / development experience involving current integration technology may be considered.

The candidate should have a working knowledge of SQL. Java skills desirable.

To operate within the ESP Applications Team, to deliver technical designs and play a leading role in the development of integration services to meet overall solution requirements. The individual will also be required to undertake tactical development and support roles as and when required.

Overall Role Purpose

Design, Development, Testing and Delivery of Integration solutions.

Main Responsibilities

To operate within the ESP applications team working with the customer to deliver technical designs to meet overall solution requirements. The individual will also be required to undertake technical development and delivery roles as and when required.

Typical Outputs and Deliverables

  • Adapter design assets and application lifecycle design documents

  • API design and development

  • Preparation and execution of Unit and Integration Test Plans

  • Configuration and build activities

  • Testing & testing support

  • Requirements traceability

  • Input to team meetings and architecture

  • Mentoring

Key Attributes

  • Experienced designer/developer with mature outlook able to work under pressure within a team environment

  • WebMethods design, development and support skills

  • Knowledge of XML, including DTD and XSD standards.

  • Comfortable with ambiguity and flexible to deal with wider aspects of a designer/developer role

  • Problem-solving ability

  • Ability to work to challenging project schedules and deliver robust solutions

  • Ability to conform to established standards and techniques