TIBCO - Technical Lead

Charlotte, North Carolina
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Oct 01, 2016
Nov 30, 2016
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Job Description

The purpose of this role is to assist in the Delivery of TIBCO Integration Technology Services for Allstate Roadside Services (ARS) and to provide enhance or build new capabilities. Specifically, this role is part of the ARS-TIBCO Team, which is responsible for the ARS Integration Platform and Open API Platform. Therefore, the ARS-TIBCO integration platform is of paramount importance to the core services of ARS and is mission critical in all our strategic initiatives..

The scope of this job is an experienced TIBCO — Systems Analyst or Lead Developer; With 8+ years' experience in the build of TIBCO Services, management and upgrade infrastructure; implement and maintain/support for an Enterprise TIBCO integration platform.


  • Building out and upgrading existing and new ARS-TIBCO infrastructure.
  • Oversight of environments (development thru Production)
  • Mentoring of junior developers
  • Conduct code reviews and implement best-practices to ensure the highest code quality
  • Lead test-driven development and align to an Agile methodology to build new services
  • Be the lead for all Solution Design efforts to services within this role's responsibilities.
  • Adhere to and lead code quality and code deployment best practices to achieve speed to market for key services.
  • Participation in Disaster Recovery/High Availability testing
  • Participate in Rapid response to resolve issues experienced by Enterprise-wide TIBCO Applications area
  • Participation in Root Cause analysis post Rapid response call/ Incident tickets
  • Provide Level 3 support for ETS-TIBCO Operations Team
  • Creation of detailed training materials for internal and potential external use.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be very self-motivated.
  • Assure the consistency across all project work products
  • Collaborate effectively with other teams (internal and external) in a very dynamic environment
  • The individual must have a demonstrated history of successfully working in a high-paced team environment.

Job Qualifications

Required Skills / Experience:

  • 8+ years of related experience
  • Expertise in Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Expertise in Agile, XP, Scrum development methodologies
  • Excellent technical, logical, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional expertise and detailed knowledge of TIBCO Administrator, Business Works, HAWK, EMS, RVD and Business Connect.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze technical information, evaluate products, services and vendors, and make recommendations
    • This resource will need to be comfortable presenting to all levels of client staff as a representative of the iCoE.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong project/team leadership skills
  • Knowledge of Change Control and ITIL Processes.
  • This individual must be willing to provide rotational Off-hours support (24 * 7)

Computer Proficiency:

  • TIBCO Business Works 5.x (including 5.2.1, 5.3.2 and potentially higher versions)
  • TIBCO Business Connect 5.1+ (knowledge of v. 3.6 considered a plus)
  • TIBCO Admin 5.x
  • TIBCO EMS 4.3 and higher
  • TIBCO Hawk
  • TIBCO RVD/RVRD (Rendezvous)
  • TIBCO Adapters: SAP, File, ADB, MSMQ

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