Interface and Connectivity Specialist

Cluj, Romania | Job Posted 21/05/2018

The Carrier Engagement & Automation team has a unique and special role to define, create and develop the next era in employee benefits communication engagement - with the mission to transform the client and employee user experience by ensuring data flows accurately, efficiently and safely through employerandcarrierplatforms. 

They are also responsible for managing relationships with  Global  Benefit  Carriers,  improving  the  implementation  and  servicing  of  Darwin  across  the  business. This  an innovative area which will play an integral part in the success of Thomsons’ strategic ambitions.



What you will be doing:

  • Driving  automation  and  connectivity  across  global  carriers  and  Darwin; defining  the  market  precedent  for benefit administration automation 
  • The successful delivery of tasks and activities as directed by the Project Manager
  • Understanding  and  defining  new  APIs  or  two-way  data  connectivity  between  Global  Benefit  Carriers  and Darwin
  • Configuring existing APIs or two-way data connectivity between Global Benefit Carriers and Darwin
  • Configuring the interfaces and reports to accurately represent the client’s business and meet their functional requirements 
  • Planning,   performing   and   documenting   testing   of   new   and   existing   APIs   or   interfaces   to   defined specifications/requirements and supporting the Project Manager in this activity
  • Preparing interface functional specifications
  • Producing  and  contributing  to  both  internal  and  external  interface  deliverables  to  the  highest  standards  of quality as directed by the Project Manager. 


We are looking for a PINK person, with:

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Previous experience in API design or development
  • Previous experience in interface design or development 
  • Experience in data manipulation and handling
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Knowledge of Secure File Transfer automation
  • Excellent attention to detail and solid general IT knowledge combined with a genuine desire to work hands on with technology
  • Familiarity of project delivery methodologies such as PRINCE2 would be an advantage.


What we offer: 

  • A yearly budget and the opportunity to build your own flexible benefits package
  • Work as part of a geographically distributed team, with colleagues in UK and Singapore
  • Fast-paced, agile work environment and the opportunity to work with our impressive clients