IBM ESB Developer (IBM Integration Bus, Websphere MQ)

30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

KPMG is planning on using IBM Integration Bus as their Enterprise Service Bus as part of the RPA Programme goals. The implementation of a ServiceBus technology will ensure that a platform is available to manage data transfer in a formalised procedure, ensuring consistency in quality, improving governance of data, enabling reporting and insight into data movement (enhancing compliance) and reduce the cost of enhancements to integration procedures as business requirements change.

The project involves creation of a development and operations (DevOps) capability to meet ongoing demands for integration services. We are seeking an experienced IBM Integration Bus (IIB) developer with exceptional skills who want to add value and make a difference in the solution.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the design of the Enterprise Service Bus and associated service components, in accordance with the organisations requirements;
  • Support for engineering teams through the build of the solution across environments;
  • Responsible for all technical aspects of software development of the assigned IIB applications;
  • Work with application teams, developers and architects to ensure they make full use of existing integration functionality and implement best practice;
  • Work with architects on the continuous development and implementation of a reusable framework and processes that enables business value integrations;
  • Work with infrastructure teams to ensure development capabilities are translated into other environments successfully;
  • Ensure consistency across all integrations;
  • Functions as a member of an agile team and supports consistent development practices - tools, common components, and Documentation;
  • Define and document the standards and operational model and the associated documentation;
  • Write Code and perform testing of the configuration, APIs and the associated automation;
  • Responsible for the design, development, troubleshooting, debugging, evaluation, modification and deployment of the IIB suite;


  • Hands on experience of the following suite of IIB products:
    • IBM DataPower Gateway Appliances
    • IBM Application Integration Suite
    • IBM API Connect Professional Cloud (CastIron)
  • In depth understanding of IBM Integration Bus, Websphere MQ, and the various connectors.
  • .Net, XML, XSLT, JavaScript, Java, JSON or equivalent skills relevant to the IBM Integration suite
  • Sound understanding of synchronous and asynchronous messaging
  • Excellent knowledge of Java and open source technologies and frameworks, using Object Oriented development and design patterns that are optimised for the enterprise
  • Solid understanding of RESTful API development and JSON
  • Good awareness of Dev Ops - including Continuous Integration and Delivery using agile Configuration Management, Environment Management, Release Management practices
  • Will be able to demonstrate at least a basic understanding of mobile application deployment strategies and authentication standards
  • A self-starter with good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good documentation skills

Desirable Skills

  • Nice to have CRM Dynamics and SAP HCM SuccessFactors (Dell Boomi) integration skills
  • Any database experience is advantageous

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