Middleware Product Owner – LEAD implementation of NEW Middleware products – Asset Management.

Middleware Product Owner – LEAD implementation of NEW Middleware products – Asset Management.

Job Title: Middleware Product Owner – LEAD implementation of NEW Middleware products – Asset Management.
Location: Cape Town or Johannebsurg
Salary: R900k p/annum
Contact Name: Cara Schickerling
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Job Published: September 14, 2018 09:43

Job Description

Suburb Opportunity for a MIDDLEWARE PRODUCT OWNER to take the lead in the implementation of NEW Middleware products within this NEW INVESTMENT PLATFORM business that has recently been established by this Multinational Asset Manager.
This role has both a OPERATIONAL as well as STRATEGIC element to it – YOU will need to develop all strategies for the migration as well as consolidation of Middleware components and YOU will have the opportunity to grow this department as well as your own team.
With offices in JOHANNESBURG & CAPE TOWN, this Middleware Product Owner role is paying around the R900k mark. 
The Company:
This Asset Manager operates across Africa and has a reputation for providing its clients with ingenious, rewarding Investment Strategies that have not only earned them their clients trust but increased market share. Recently they have established a new Investment Platform Business that is supported by elegant, intelligent technology, continuous processing as well as exceptional leaders that are known for driving through transformation in this industry.
It is an absolute rarity to join a business in its infancy and be part of its development into the market whilst being supported by an established, stable Financial Services Organisation
The Role:
As the Middleware Specialist, you will firstly be responsible for developing the strategies for a NEW Middleware product implementation, ensuring that this product meet business needs and demands whilst directing the execution of the Middleware production procedures. You will need to work closely with the Developers as well as Architects in developing the Middleware configurations as well as performing troubleshooting, incident responses and patching in a timely manner. 
Experience Required:
Relevant Degree/Diploma
Exceptional Middleware exp with either BizTalk, MuleSoft, Azure or any other EBS.
Web Services Messaging and Business Logic Layer (SOAP & RESTful) experience
Familiarity with WSDL’s, JSON, XML
Good XML integration and data transfer experience
Excellent Business Analysis/ Project Management skills – dealing with business, analysing & gathering requirements, developing strategies etc
Investments, Wealth or Asset Management industry will be an advantage. 
If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.