Data Integration Engineer

Website International French School, Singapore

MISSION
The Data Integration Engineer integrates and inter-connects the various applications of the organization, both technically and functionally, so that they operate in a unified and automated manner. It ensures that data flows rapidly and securely between apps and ensure proper support and documentation.

RESPONSABILITIES
Under the supervision of the IT-Apps Manager, the Data Integration Engineer will perform the following main missions:

Plan and integrate new applications into the organization following IT application lifecycle best practices:

  • Participating to the functional analysis of needs (finance, procurement, HR, education teams)
  • Exploring and benchmarking solutions
  • Propose solutions and business cases to decision makers
  • Plan and manage the project in an agile manner
  • Test and coordinate testing of the selected solution with users
  • Ensure specifications are met
  • Deploy and train the relevant stakeholders (support team, managers, end-users_
  • Maintain the app and follow-up with the vendors
  • Supporting subsequent continuous improvements and stakeholders
  • Ensures documentation and deliverables are complete and updated

Ensure connectivity, dataflow and automation between the existing applications:

  • Study the interfaces available
  • Study current data flows and data mapping and propose a coherent data architecture
  • Setup and maintain the interfaces between the apps
  • Monitoring data security and data flows to ensure data is up to date in all the systems and database
  • Setup dashboards and automated reporting to feed pertinent data to stakeholder
  • Maintaining source code and interfaces documentation

SKILLS, ABILITY AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATION

  • Master’s in computer sciences or information technology
  • 3-7 years experience in applications, interfaces or integration development
  • Experience in application integration: proficient in integration development tools
  • Proficiency in databases (SQL)
  • Proficient in scripting and automation (Powershell, VBA, Devops)
  • Experience in data modelling and design
  • Experience in using business intelligence tools (e.g. PowerBI, Excel, VBA) is an added advantage
  • Well organized and be able to prioritize tasks
  • Experience in project management (Agile)
  • Analytical mind
  • Meticulous in securing data, access rights and confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously
  • Strong team player to deliver result in fast paced and collaborative environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to understand business issues
  • Able to translate concrete needs in more technical language
  • Able to challenge vendor’s proposals
  • Proficiency in English and French to manage IT solutions in French and English and to communicate with stakeholders (staff, institution, vendors) in both languages
  • Exposure to Cloud (AWS, Azure) would be a plus

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Permanent contract, on the basis of a full time of 42 hours per week
  • Starting date : july 2021
  • Remuneration according to the IFS salary scheme
  • 8 weeks of annual leave during school holidays
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits

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