Team Lead, Application Integration

Team Lead, Application Integration, Burnaby, British Columbia

When you join our team as a Team Lead, Application Integration, you will be responsible for providing oversight, feedback, and direction to staff on the Integration Team, as well as managing various projects as needed. This position plans, coordinates, and manages daily operational functions of the Integration team, including assessment of new requests, coordination with stakeholders, communication with staff, and planning for future initiatives. The Team Lead will work with developers, the technical infrastructure team and product owners to support the timely and reliable delivery of integration services and features. You will also maintain the technology currency of the Informatica, MFT & EDI implementations.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead, help and grow senior and junior integration team members.
  • Leading the design, development, and documentation of complex tasks, including:
    • Informatica integrations, data synchronizations, mappings, APIs, and OData. Extract, transfer, and Load data in disparate enterprise systems.
    • Oracle & Microsoft SQL procedures, functions, and views. Organize and process information in a way that enables users to go back easily and intuitively and find details.
    • Informatica workflows, external objects, and external services. Allow external data to be manipulated and loaded in a manner to be useful to end users for both searching and reporting.
  • Collaborate with internal and external business partners to determine needs and evaluate solutions.
  • Monitor and support Informatica’s daily operations by optimizing scheduling across the platform to assure balanced and efficient service delivery. Tuning of existing assets to maintain high level of service.
  • Provide technical expertise and direction in developing and supporting system level integrations:
    • Contribute to the Architecture design to build a solid foundation on which new services or updates of existing services can be built.
    • Ensure quality assurance focusing on improving the integration development process and making it efficient and effective.
  • Ensure efficient integration problems troubleshooting and recommend appropriate resolution employing data analysis skills.
  • Provide training to staff in both best practices of data manipulation procedures as well as design and development of integrations, mappings, and APIs.
  • Actively contribute to formulation of plans and policies.

What You Offer

  • Post-secondary education in a related field with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience,
  • 3 years of experience integrating IT systems (on-premises and Cloud)
  • Strong understanding and working experience with Informatica Intelligence Cloud Integration Services – iPaaS (Data Integration, API Management)
  • Experience evaluating, mapping, and integrating a variety of systems
  • Experience with Azure DevOps.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).
  • Working technical experience with relational database servers including Microsoft SQL Server & Oracle Database.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure & Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of ticketing solution ServiceNow which is considered an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a highly interactive/energetic team environment.
  • Ability to empathize and understand end-user experience to determine root causes of issues.
  • Customer Service focused.
  • Positive, proactive, detailed oriented and driven to succeed.
  • Ability to work in a fast-past environment and enjoy working for a growing company.
  • You’re willing to roll-up your sleeves and get the job done.
  • Willingness to keep up to date on industry knowledge through research, formal education, and vendor information.
  • You bring project management expertise.

Who We Are
Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class facilities. We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out www.interfor.com to learn more about our approach to sustainability.

Interfor is one of the largest forest products companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success! #StartHereGoFar

What We Offer
Interfor builds value for our employees by providing a career where they can contribute, grow, and prosper. We offer a competitive salary, based both on what you bring to the role and benchmarked to market conditions. You’ll also get a competitive benefits package including:

  • Extended Health & Dental

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Additional (Employee Paid) Life Insurance

  • RRSP Matching Plan

  • Participation in our Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP)

  • Paid Vacation

  • Employee Assistance Program

We want you to grow your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘Start Here. Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more at www.interfor.com/careers.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.