UMB Bank Systems Engineer II - SOA in Kansas City, Missouri

What You'll Do:

Work closely with all levels of MIS to coordinate the service support and delivery of middleware technologies with application development, server, database, information security, and network teams for UMB infrastructure.

  • Ensure availability, reliability, and performance of Service Oriented Application infrastructure

  • Coordinate, escalate, resolve, and close any service request, incident, problem, and change management issues assigned to SOA team

  • Assist and/or champion the triage and troubleshooting of production and non-production middleware/SOA technologies

  • Provide coordination of any project tasks, toll gates, and milestones

  • Perform patching, software implementations, and upgrades to middleware/SOA technologies

  • Partner and interact with technology vendors in support of the UMB environment

  • May be required to work varied schedules, including on-call responsibilities. Must be available via cell-phone as an escalation point 24x7 for all Priority 1 or 2 related Distributed Systems issues.

  • Other duties as assigned

In this Role, You will Need:

  • Demonstrates general knowledge of Internet fundamentals (TCP/IP, DNS, SSL, HTTP)

  • Demonstrates general UNIX and Windows administration skills

  • Demonstrates ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrates ability to effectively manage multiple projects and incidents simultaneously

  • Demonstrates good verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to interact with all business areas and skill levels regarding technical issues

  • Demonstrates ability to function effectively within a team oriented environment

Specialty Area ¿ Service Oriented Architecture Infrastructure (SOA):

  • Knowledge of one or more SOA technologies (MQ, DataPower, IIB and BPM)

Specialty Area - Web:

  • Knowledge of Apache, IBM HTTPS Server (HIS) & AppServer (WebSphere/Weblogic) technologies

Specialty Area - UNIX Server:

  • Knowledge and proficiency with RHEL and/or AIX administration

Specialty Area - Tools:

  • Knowledge and proficiency with Monitoring tools (Tivoli, BMC, etc¿)

Culture of Diversity and Inclusion: We are committed to building a strong UMB by hiring talented, high-performing associates with diverse backgrounds. Maybe you simply want to work at a company where you have a voice and an opportunity to share your unique ideas.

Please visit us at to view a list of all available opportunities. UMB is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Principals only. No 3rd parties or agencies, please.

Who You Are:

-Bachelor's Degree & three (3) years experience in a technical role supporting n-Tier app infrastructure OR five (5) years experience in a technical role supporting n-Tier app infrastructure

WW :



We strive to deliver the unparalleled customer experience, and show customers they can count on more from UMB. The same is true for our associates. You can count on more benefits, more training, more support, and more opportunity!

What you'll get:

Unique Benefit Programs : We offer a great benefits package including several unique programs like an incentive-based wellness program, parental leave, adoption assistance and health care for you, your spouse or domestic partner, your dependents and even your pets!!

Community Involvement: Giving back is a big part of who we are! We support several great causes throughout the UMB footprint. We even offer Volunteer Time Off, which allows associates to dedicate 16 hours a year to a worthy cause of their choice.

Preferred Requirements:

  • 3 years experience in a technical role supporting n-Tier application infrastructure

  • SOA Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology

Professional Development: We provide our associates with the tools they need to support their career goals - including training, tuition reimbursement and career guidance.

Additional Information:

Advanced DataPower administration preferred

Job Title:

Systems Engineer II - SOA/Datapower

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm

Division Name:

Enterprise Technology & Ops

Requisition Number:



1008 Oak Street


Kansas City


Full Time