Domain Architect – Integration

Categories Other
Salary Market Related
Location Western Cape
Job Information

Job Spec:

Our Client in Cape Town requires a Domain Architect – Integration for a permanent role. The successful candidate will create integration architecture and design patterns and standards, and contribute to SDLC governance standards as required to integrate the enterprise’s systems.


  • Degree in Information Systems / B Sc. Comp. Science (or similar)


  • Working experience within the IT industry
  • Excellent design and architecture skills and proven track record delivering well designed complex enterprise class systems
  • Identification and formulation of integration architecture and integration solution alternatives and their assessment
  • Experience integrating large scale complex systems and business-to-business systems integration. Must have been part of a project that implemented an enterprise level SOA system
  • Experience with current research and standards in Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Middleware Architecture
  • Advanced demonstrated experience with application development techniques and Service Oriented Architecture
  • Demonstrated expertise in a variety of application development methodologies and practices
  • Excellent technical development and design skills and be able to mentor others to improve their skills
  • Experience in high volume data and files processing, in a batch and real time, integration environment
  • Technology selection and design configuration (SOA, EAI, BPM, Messaging, B2B, B2C, etc.)
  • Retail industry experience with an understanding of retail business processes would be advantageous


  • Create integration architecture to achieve the integration strategy and non-functional requirements in line with architecture standards
  • Serve as the primary integration architecture authority for all project and operational stakeholders, and ensure integration architecture quality across all solutions and technology landscapes

Knowledge and Skills

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and logical skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent team-working and interpersonal skills
  • Delivery of compelling presentations to all levels of stakeholders and excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Develop of proposals and marketing materials and excellent written communication & presentation skills
  • Excellent organisation and facilitation skills
  • Strong conflict management skills
  • System integration design methodologies and integration technologies
  • Integration design patterns and Reference Architectures
  • Various integration tools / suites
  • Practical experience with middleware technologies, EAI (Enterprise Application Integration) and ESB (Enterprise Service Bus)
  • Message transport technologies (MQ, JMS, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS, and SSL)
  • Web Services technologies (SOAP, REST)
  • Data mapping and transformation technologies (XML, XSD, XSLT/XPath)
  • Software Engineering methodologies (OOA/OOD, RUP, UML), IT security, data interchange formats and protocols, data management techniques

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