Job Details

IIB Developer

location TORONTO , Ontario , Canada
category Technology
Job Opened January 11th, 2019
Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Number 1900007G
Job Type Full Time

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. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.

Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson’s Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium’s only department store group Galeria INNO.

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

A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment.

What This Position Is All About:

The IIB Developer is responsible for design, coding, unit testing, integration testing, and implementation of integration development projects. This role will require API development on IBM Integration Bus (IIB v10). Being able to understand large enterprise level architecture, provide design recommendations, and work with cross functional application teams to provide the best solution to meet the project needs are crucial for the role. In addition, unit testing to verify logic of new or modified programs, create appropriate documentation for work assignments, and documentation of production support requirements are expected. 

Who You Are:


  • You’re an analytical thinker with great problem solving skills, who can easily adapt to new technologies.
  • You have a proven ability to work independently in a dynamic environment with multiple assigned projects and tasks.
  • You have an outstanding ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing and are able to cultivate strong working relationships. 
  • You can develop complex mappings and workflows in accordance with requirements.
You Also Have:
  • 3 years of experience with IBM MQ or other message flow technologies.
  • 3 years of development background in IBM WebSphere Message Broker or IBM Integration Bus using HTTP, SOAP, and/or REST nodes.
  • Ability to develop complex mappings and workflows in accordance with requirements.
  • Outstanding ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing
  • Legal eligibility to work in Canada.
As an IIB Developer, You Will:
  • Design detailed API specifications using YAML and RAML modeling languages.
  • Create technical documentation to describe the implementation.
  • Develop on IBM Integration Bus (IIB v10) as per SOA process to support project requirements.
  • Ensure development adheres to HBC development and configuration standards.
  • Performing unit testing and work with project teams resolve defects discovered during sprints and/or SDLC process. 
  • Conducting performance tuning as required on mappings, workflows, or SQL.
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 retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount.

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 without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.

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