Oracle SOA & Cloud Integration Architect in Cinisello Balsamo, Italy
SOA & Cloud Integration Architect
Within Oracle Consulting, the SOA & Cloud Integration Architect is the main solution and design authority of Hybrid Cloud Architectures involving the integration of Cloud (e.g. Software as a Service) solutions with customer on-premise systems, leveraging Oracle Cloud Platform Service & Data Integration capabilities.
This may also include integration of mobile channels using Oracle Mobile Platform, and on-premise integration using Oracle SOA Suite and Oracle Data Integrator platform.
The architect, based on his/her experience and capabilities, may also be responsible for:
the design of Business Process management solutions based on Oracle BPM / Oracle Process Cloud Service
the design of custom solutions (e.g. either new applications, or extensions of SaaS solutions) based on Oracle Cloud Platform Services like Java Cloud Service or Application Container Cloud Service
the design of solutions based on Internet of Things paradigm, leveraging Oracle IoT Cloud Service.
SOA & Cloud Integration Architect will assist customers in the implementation of such technologies, support them mapping their business and technical requirements into a successful implementation, and reviewing existing projects providing feedbacks & recommendations on their architecture and implementation patterns.
As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting is responsible for defining and justifying the architecture of hybrid cloud solutions, SOA solutions and Data Integration solutions. Starting from customer requirements, he/she defines the proper architecture including both Oracle Cloud Platform components and on-premise components. He/she defines also the sizing, details the technical design, supports the implementation and delivery phase – this combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen.
He/she provides direct, hands-on technical contribution to the most complex technical activities. He/she provides as well direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions.
His/her position includes also presales work (product and solution presentations, participation on proposal process, presenting on various workshops).
Demonstrates strong functional and technical expertise in Service Integration, Data Integration, SOA architectures
Demonstrates good functional and technical expertise in Mobility topics (adaptive / responsive web mobile solutions, mobile applications)
Demonstrates good functional and technical expertise on Cloud & Infrastructure as a Service topic
Leads the development, configuration and integration in complex projects of Oracle Platform as a Service (e.g. Oracle Integration Cloud Service, SOA Cloud Service, Java Cloud Service), Oracle SOA suite, Oracle Data Integrator
Advises and influences customer leadership on process direction/decisions
Develops and manages detailed work plans which support the overall project plan
Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions
Provides technical contribution to complex technical activities like advanced product configuration & customization, high availability configuration and test
Effectively collaborates across all delivery teams including Customer, Oracle team, System Integrators, Third Parties.
Shares business process, industry knowledge, technology knowledge and best practices
Identifies and recommend new professional development methods and resources
Collaborates with Sales in business development efforts on existing or new projects by providing customer scoping, work estimates, demonstrations, and requirements gathering
Collaborates with product engineering team on product improvements, architecture issues and bugs
Proactively identify opportunities and leads
Strong knowledge in the following domains: Service & Data Integration, Service Oriented Architectures, Application development
Several year of experience in design & implementation of solutions in such domains
Knowledge / experience of the Oracle Platform as a Service (e.g. Oracle Integration Cloud Service, SOA Cloud Service, Java Cloud Service)
3 years or more of experience with one or more of the Oracle SOA suite’s products (e.g. Oracle Service Bus, Oracle BPEL, Oracle BPM)
Knowledge / experience with Oracle Mobile Suite
2 years or more of experience in Middleware area, Java, Oracle application development frameworks (e.g. Oracle Weblogic Server, J2EE, Oracle ADF, Oracle JET)
Excellent communication skills. The candidate must have experience in detect and follow business opportunities through the development of a continuous and solid customer relationship.
2 years or more of experience on Oracle database.
Project methodologies knowledge, in particular of Agile & Cloud-specific methodologies.
Fluent in English and Italian
Strong passion for the technology
Ability to work under pressure, in challenging contexts
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership to a project team. Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.
Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques to deliver functional and technical solutions on non-routine and very complex aspects of applications and technology installations. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions. Supports the business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain expertise. Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions. Demonstrates expertise in multiple business processes across two or more product families or ability to architect and design technology solutions encompassing multiple products and make decisions based on impact across the stack.
8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience. Prior team leadership or management experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Strong influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to travel as needed.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Location: IT-IT,Italy-Cinisello Balsamo
Other Locations: IT-IT,Italy-Rome
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire