Dentons Interim Global Finance Integration Developer Jobs in South Africa

Dentons Interim Global Finance Integration Developer Jobs in South Africa


  • Dentons is currently recruiting an interim Global Finance Integrations Analyst/Developer to support the implementation of a significant global Finance transformation program. The Interim Global Finance Integrations Analyst/Developer’s primary responsibility is supporting Dentons global financial transformation initiative. Working alongside Business Technology team members (global and regional) and transformation project teams, the individual is accountable for the development of all integration points and overall data flow to support the financial transformation platform to meet all project requirements. Reporting into the Interim Global Finance Integrations and Data Services Lead, this individual will be accountable to the financial transformation project team.

  • The Global Financial Integrations & Data Analyst is an expert in data flows and integration platforms. A strong understanding of financial platforms is key to this role, which assumes the responsibility of ensuring the integration requirements are met. The candidate should have experience in using SQL language, API querying and platforms such as Intapp Integrate, Dell Boomi, and Azure Data Factory to design efficient data flows. Experience working in large global teams is essential to this role which will interact with both global and regional teams to optimize the design of the financial platform.

  • The individual is also responsible for collaborating closely with all Dentons regions with an objective of ensuring the successful technical integration and continued alignment with evolving Firm standards. This includes the support of cross regional initiatives involving the Americas, EMEA, and APAC.

  • The finance transformation program is a truly global program designed to transform Dentons' Finance function into the business partnering function of the future. It will support the business by offering true business insight, efficient and effective processes while maintaining the necessary compliance and controls.

    Key Deliverables

  • Design and development of the Elite 3E and supporting platforms’ integration points to enable the financial transformation initiative.

  • Work closely with the global integration team to ensure the platform design is tightly integrated with the other global platforms and data elements.

  • Interact with regional integration teams to ensure the global platform works well with their other processes and integrate well with regional platforms.

  • Effective and timely status reports to the Integration Team Lead, and with other team members.

  • Support of other global transformation initiatives in a similar capacity.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Developing integrations and ensuring all relevant requirements surrounding an application integration is fulfilled.

  • Documenting of relevant data flows specifications for developed integrations.

  • Working closely with finance and other relevant teams in Dentons' global offices to ensure that all granular integration requirements are implemented and developed.

  • Engaging with stakeholders such as the Integration Leads and the regional Project Management team around blockers and risks to project timelines.

  • Liaising with Regional Integration Leads to ensure we are operating to the Global integration principles and working with the most recent Global requirements.

  • Working with Integration Analysts to ensure requirements are gathered and developed for relevant applications.

  • Delivering integration code in a timely and consistent fashion.

  • Building and maintaining excellent working relationships with key stakeholders

  • Acting as the key point of contact for integration related questions for relevant application.

    Build, Test, Deploy

  • Build and implement software solutions that support the firm’s strategic plans for Business Technology delivery and transformation.

  • Design and maintain well-documented guidelines on software and coding
    principles at Dentons.

  • Provide regular input as to developing technology trends, in particular but not limited to, the core legal software solutions that are used in, or of interest to the firm.

  • As part of the Development and Integration group, the integration developer will help other members of the team in terms of supporting global developments and integrations, to help cover different time zones.


    This role will frequently interact and maintain good working relationships with the following people and roles:

  • The Global Director, Integration Services
    The Global Finance Transformation Integration Lead
    Regional database administrators

  • Global advisory group members, and in particular, the Information Architecture advisory group

  • Other members of the Development and integration teams

  • Vendors and partners’ technical teams

    About You

  • Business international level of English – both written and oral;

  • Highly collaborative and able to work in a global environment, accommodating the different time zones. Only team players will be considered;

  • Particularly strong written communication skills;

  • Particularly strong organizational skills;

  • Strong knowledge and experience in IT/Finance practices;

  • Experience of multinational IT and Finance operations;

  • Knowledge of TRE 3E database structure and customisation process;

  • Experience in related legal systems such as Chrome River, Intapp Time, e-billing;

  • Experience in integration tools used in a legal environment such as Intapp;

  • Experience of transformation programs;

  • Significant experience and a proven track record in/as:

  • Ability to clarify complex problems and communicate these issues towards both DevOps and business teams;

  • Strong situational analysis and decision making abilities with experience in balancing technical trade-offs;

  • Be a team player, able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus;

  • Drive out decisions and recommendations;

  • Independent, pro-active way of working.

  • Proficient with the Elite 3E platform and supporting technologies (Data Analytics, time & billing, integration).

  • Knowledge of Intapp Integrate, Dell Boomi, Azure Data Factory, SQL, SOAP or REST API technologies.

  • Experience with SQL Server environments on an Azure platform;

  • Strong analytic skills and attention to detail, passionate about refining and optimizing data flows to ensure speed and efficiency.

    You will possess:

  • Excellent communications, influencing, and stakeholder management skills;

  • Excellent presentation skills with ability to conduct presentations comfortably to large groups;

  • Experienced user of MS Office suite;

  • Be versed in working across cultures and time-zones;

  • Bring a technical "toolkit" and share relevant best practice;

  • Be adept in responding to challenges and issues as they arise;

  • Be able to thrive working under pressure, and be able to multi-task;

  • Extensive experience of working with layers of engagement and approval;

  • Impeccable attention to detail and ability to work with a wide variety of people and projects in a collective and collaborative manner.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Dentons Interim Global Finance Integration Developer Jobs in South Africa

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