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Title:  IT Middleware & Integration Specialist

Requisition ID:  10075-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Information Technology
Travel:  No Travel Required
Pay Grade:  96


 The Middleware and Integrations Specialist is responsible for implementing and maintaining B2B Integrations for GPI; handling the development and support of B2B processes to maintain and support businesses. Has a deep understanding of Middleware architecture and concepts, experience with middleware system architecture, development, implementation, and administration.

How you will support GPI – Key Responsibilities

  • Partner various stake holders - Customers, Suppliers, trading partners, internal business contacts - in designing end to end solutions for multiple integration projects.
  • Collaborate across functional and technical areas to ensure implementation of EDI setups and other integrations needs.
  • Support many ongoing integration projects, including project management, development, trading partner setup, testing, deployment, and support.
  • Develop and implement Web Services/APIs WebServices (REST and/or SOAP based) and complex XML schemas and data mapping.
  • Develop maps and business processes for EDI integrations (X12, flat files, XML, csv etc.)
  • Participate in Middleware consolidation and migration effort
  • Perform EDI integrations with ERP systems such as S/4 HANA, SAP ECC (IDOC, BAPI, RFC) and/or legacy systems.
  • Integrate with various end points/adapters - JDBC Adapter, SAP, Flat Files and WebServices
  • Onboard new customers and provided off hours on call support as needed, follow change management process

Required Skills

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related degree preferred, or equivalent experience   
  • 8-10 years of experience in and across an IT service organization
  • Experience with:
  • Sterling Integrator or webMethods
  • using middleware technology to integrate ERP systems such as S/4 HANA, SAP ECC (IDOC, BAPI, RFC) and/or legacy systems. SAP knowledge is a plus
  • designing, developing and implementing enterprise-level integrations
  • analytical, programming and technical skills in enterprise application integration providing production support, development, testing environments
  • developing and supporting EDI/XML/B2B integration solutions


Key Competencies:


  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously that involve key stakeholders across a complex organization. Experience in a manufacturing environment desired
  • Hands on experience in developing and implementing Web Services/APIs WebServices (REST and/or SOAP based) and complex XML schemas and data mapping, as well as X12 (850, 856,810, 855 etc.), flat files, XML, csv and other file formats.
  • Solid experience and deep understanding of EDI concepts
  • Deep expertise in onboarding new customers.
  • Requires a self-starter personality that is flexible and willing to work with a wide range of personalities on a variety of projects while prioritizing effectively with good analytical and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Requires highly effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and experience interact with internal and external customers


Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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