We are seeking an experienced Principal Operations Systems Integrator to lead the design, implementation, and management of our operation systems, focusing on integration with Auto Gate, ERP, and various automation systems. This role is critical in enhancing operational efficiency through research, analysis, and optimization of integration technologies. The ideal candidate will possess a strong technical background, exceptional problem-solving skills, and a track record of successful project coordination in a complex, technology-driven environment.


  • System Design and Management: Design, implement, and manage the operation systems and their integrations with Auto Gate, ERP, and automation technologies.
  • Technology Research and Analysis: Research and analyze integration technologies to facilitate efficiency enhancements. Develop business requirement documents and specifications.
  • Software Integration and Testing: Lead system integration and software integration test planning, execution, and commissioning for the application integration landscape.
  • Application Lifecycle Management: Ensure proper application lifecycle and version management, acting as hyper care support post-software integration release.
  • Incident Management: Coordinate troubleshooting and incident management for issues impacting operations at various priority levels.
  • Operational Improvement: Work closely with operational and functional teams to identify and implement improvements to business operations and services.
  • Vendor Solution Integration: Integrate vendor engineering solutions into the overall engineering documentation, ensuring alignment with business objectives.
  • Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management: Ensure daily adherence to SLAs, contributing to consistent operational excellence.
  • Tech Portfolio Modernization: Collaborate on tech portfolio modernization, infrastructure simplification, and applications rationalization with the IT management team.
  • Root Cause Analysis: Participate in developing root cause analyses for major incidents and ensure deployment of identified countermeasures.



  • A university degree or higher vocational certification in Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related discipline.
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience, with a preference for automation component experience.
  • At least three (3) years of project handling/coordination experience and process documentation. Operational Technology hardware and integration experience preferred.
  • Proficiency in application programming interfaces, IDEs, code frameworks (C#, Java, PL-SQL/T-SQL, Active MQ), and relational databases/SQL.
  • Familiarity with the Container Operating model, Agile principles, WOW (Lean) standards, and tooling.
  • Expertise in architecture, Auto Gate technology, and ERP applications. Familiarity with automation concepts and data exchange interfaces.


  • Strong background in messaging frameworks and application stacks, with experience in Gate, ERP, OCR technology, and IT automation.
  • Knowledge of application lifecycle and IT Service Management concepts.
  • Understanding of Continuous Improvement/LEAN/Six Sigma principles.
  • Excellent collaboration skills, with the ability to build strong relationships across functions and levels.
  • Demonstrated functional excellence, leadership, and high-quality work output under pressure.
  • Proven problem-solving experience and credibility with leadership teams.


This opportunity is ideal for a driven, tech-savvy professional ready to take on significant responsibilities in improving and integrating our operations systems. If you are looking to make a substantial impact in a challenging and dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply.


At Curate Partners, we are not just a staffing agency; we are a bridge to innovation in the digital and data transformation landscape. Our mission is to match dynamic organizations with the ‘Purple Squirrels’ of the talent world—those rare, innovative drivers with unique skills that catalyze change and propel transformation journeys. With a focus on specialized talent, we empower companies and individuals alike to achieve groundbreaking success in their respective fields. Join us, and become part of a purpose-driven team committed to making a measurable impact while advancing your career alongside the most sought-after professionals in the industry.


Curate Partners and their clients are committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We embrace the unique contributions that each ‘Purple Squirrel’ brings to our team, regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, or religious belief. We believe that our strength lies in our diversity and in our unified pursuit of innovation, excellence, and transformative success. We are dedicated to providing an environment where all employees and consultants feel valued, included, and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work every day. Join us in our commitment to creating a diverse, inclusive, and innovative workspace where every ‘Purple Squirrel’ can thrive.


  • Q:  What is the main focus of the Principal Operations Systems Integrator role?
    • A: The role focuses on leading the design, implementation, and management of operation systems, with a particular emphasis on integration with Auto Gate, ERP, and various automation systems. It aims to enhance operational efficiency through the integration of these technologies.
  • Q: What are the key responsibilities of this position?
    • A:  Responsibilities include system design and management, technology research and analysis, software integration and testing, application lifecycle management, incident management, operational improvement, vendor solution integration, SLA management, tech portfolio modernization, and conducting root cause analyses for major incidents.
  • Q: What expertise and skills are critical for success in this role?
    • A: Critical skills include expertise in architecture, Auto Gate technology, and ERP applications; familiarity with automation concepts and data exchange interfaces; strong background in messaging frameworks and application stacks; proficiency in APIs, IDEs, code frameworks, and relational databases/SQL; and an understanding of Continuous Improvement/LEAN/Six Sigma principles.

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