Job Details

Manager Integration Support


Date Opened: 10/09/2019

Job Type:

Job Number: 1900079X

Job Description

Who We Are:

HBC is a diversified global retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC's portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 40,000 employees around the world.


HBC's leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson's Bay, Lord + Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH.


HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBS Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, it has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.


The HBC India corporate teams focus on Finance & Accounting, Technology, Merchandising, and Shared Service operations.  HBC's entrance into this market has expanded the company's global footprint and further established HBC as a truly global retailer.


The teams in the India office play an integral role in supporting HBC's strategic plan. Bengaluru's workforce has deep experience in a variety of areas, including finance and accounting, technology, as well as other shared services and will support HBC's operations on an ongoing basis.  


You can learn more and view available positions in Bengaluru, by visiting


What This Position Is All About:

The Manager - Integration Services is responsible for the service, technical and people management of the Middleware & Integration infrastructure team. The successful candidate will be the service owner for key technologies and platforms including IBM Integration Bus, Kafka, Informatica (BDM or Power Center), Apache/Nginx, Tomcat, WebLogic, Sqoop, Spark, Hive tools and other related open source technologies.


The candidate should possess relevant experience in managing a Middleware Infrastructure team and/or complex multi-resource middleware projects.

Who You Are:
  • Ability to think strategically and to communicate effectively, both formally & informally Self-starter, team-player, and requiring minimum oversight and guidance. A real can do attitude with high levels of resilience in high pressure situations.
  • You have great analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
  • You're comfortable working in a fast & dynamic, constantly evolving organization
  • Excellent communication/presentation skills to present /liaise with all levels of stakeholders
You also have:
  • Bachelor degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Management Information Systems or any IT related field.
  • Minimum of 10-12 years? experience in middleware & integration technologies
  • At least 2-4 years? experience in managing small to medium sized teams
  • Experience working in agile development environment is preferred
  • Knowledge of related infrastructure domains. E.g. Operating Systems, application servers, database
  • Previous Retail, Finance & Merchandising systems experience is an advantage

As the Manager Integration Support, you will:

  • Ensure the 24x7 operation of Middleware services and supporting technologies
  • Provide technical leadership and mentoring to Middleware team members
  • Coach and mentor members of the team on career related aspects
  • Partner with a global team of technical experts and drive the design and implementation of solutions
  • Represent the team during any high impact incidents and through the problem review process
  • Work on developing and monitoring data quality metrics and ensure business data, process documentation and reporting needs are met
  • Define principles, guidelines, standards and solution patterns to ensure solution decisions are aligned with the enterprise?s future-state architecture vision
  • Maintain stability and reliability of platforms to established SLAs
  • Review ETL performance and conduct performance tuning as required on mappings / workflows or SQL
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams on driving local and global programs

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.