The Squires Group

ESB Engineer, Senior

US-VA-Crystal City
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ERP- PeopleSoft


Immediate need for a Senior-Level Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) Engineer on a Federal Project in Northern Virginia!  Be part of the largest PeopleSoft/Oracle deployment in the world – a web-based system designed to provide integrated, multi-component HR capabilities using the latest technology.  The ideal candidate will be fluent with a variety of data models from business systems planning and data requirements planning, and will have good experience designing web services with optimal security and performance. This long-term assignment is located in Crystal City, VA, and is metro accessible.


Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must hold at least an interim Secret clearance.


  • Develop technical and conceptual specifications in support of the overall Data Migration design
  • Support the design and development of the persistent message, service handlers, service operations, validation and error reporting
  • Support the design and development of various message patterns like Request/Reply and Subscribe/Publish
  • Responsible for the setup and integration of ESB with various components of the system like PeopleSoft Integration Broker, MQ, and OAM/OID
  • Work closely with ETL development team to define message queues, nodes, binding rules, and routing
  • Work closely with DBAs, ETL/PeopleSoft Development teams, and Security Team to improve performance, and data quality
  • Work closely with Developers, SMEs, and Testers using Agile sessions
  • Work closely with Requirements team to review requirements and perform impact analysis of modified reporting requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or Mathematics
  • 10+ years of experience in the Information Technology field with an emphasis on large-scale ERP systems
  • 6+ years installation and configuration experience with ESB tools like IBM Integration BUS (IIB)/ MQ, Oracle SOA, Web Method, and MuleSoft
  • 2+ years of experience integrating ESB/MQ with PeopleSoft Integration broker
  • History of successful deployment of ESBs from requirements gathering through implementation
  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner and success working in Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)
  • Security Plus certification required
  • Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must hold at least an interim Secret clearance 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current SSBI
  • Experience configuring Oracle ESB in Linux/ Solaris environments
  • Experience with SOA registry setup and sharing
  • Background in SIPRnet with an understanding of deploying ESBs aboard the SIPRnet


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4 Reasons to Join The Squires Group, Inc.:

  1. Our Commitment to You - We offer competitive pay, multi-year projects and a list of exciting clients.
  2. Work-Life Balance - We work hard, we work smart and have quality time for family and "life."
  3. Golden Rule - We treat our consultants the way we want to be treated: with integrity, professionalism and trust.
  4. We Care About You – We help you meet your career goals and continuously support your efforts in the field. 

The Squires Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer


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