Systems Integration Specialist- Sandton Job at Core Group South Africa – in Sandton, Gauteng

Job Description

The Systems Integration Specialist is responsible for developing and maintaining system integrations and components (including but not limited to):

Application to application integrations


Internal and external API

File transfer

EDI and SQL queries

Partcipating in requirements analysis and decomposition



Internal testing

Documentation of same for the application-application integrations

Troubleshooting Documenting existing integrations

Proving technical support to business users

The Systems Integration Specialist is part of the IT Operations implementation team and works in collaboration with the Business Applications team and Project Management team.

Specific Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain services used in application integrations

Design integration solutions and document the design in accordance with best practices

Work with development teams to architect, design, build and implement application integrations

Develop and maintain data integration components such as SQL queries, stored procedures, data extraction and cleansing, and integration with system front end components

Write PL-SQL code to retrieve appropriate data as derived from requirements

Build reports and/or data extracts to support business analysis

Support development on resolving system defects, acting as liaison, and devolping solutions

Coordinate directly with business users and business analyst to best understand and analyze business specifications

Provide technical assistance to troubleshoot and resolve integration errors

Core Group candidates may be subjected to pre employment tests.

Qualifications and Experience


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related field or equivalent experience


3-5+ years of development experience

Prior experience working with ERP or Supply Chain solutions

Experience in XML and PHP, Pythong or related language

Experience in structured release and deployment best practices

Devlopment experience with Java language

Demonstrated experience writing Web Services, RESTFUL or SOAP as well as writing fault-tolerant code

Project Management experience

Knowledge and Skills

Demonstrated strong analytical/problem solving skills and ability to follow procedures and resolve exceptions

In depth knowledge of PL-SQL

Familiarity with database tools such as SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) or SQL Developer, Integration Architecture and best practices

Excellent written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills with a strong sense of customer service

Strong organisational skills and the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, set priorities and work in a team with diverse cultural backgrounds

Strong familiarity with agile software development practises and tools, including CI/CD tools and release/change management tools/code tracking tools


Demonstrated ability to design and document software solutions

Team player who is also able to work independently and handle conflicting priorities while maintaining consistent, quality performance standards

Ability to manage multiple tasks within tight deadlines and priorotise effectively, while delivering high qualify work

Solution orientated with a high sense of quality, attention to detail, accuracy, efficiency and meeting tight deadlines

About Company

Company: Core Group South Africa –

Company Location:  Sandton, Gauteng

About Core Group South Africa -