Application Integration Consultant - Drake & Farrell

IT & Technology

The purpose of the Application Integration Consultant role is to design, monitor and manage the application integrations within Drake & Farrell. Based on the business needs, you will design the application architecture together with your team members and our IT partners. The focus is on the coherence of the (SaaS) applications and the data exchange (EDI) with our contacts within the supply chain. The IT department applies a Cloud First strategy. They use as many standard components as possible to build efficient, flexible and innovative solutions that enable the rapid growth of our company.

The emphasis is on directing. Many of the (target) applications are managed by one of our IT partners.

In addition, you have the following core tasks and responsibilities;

  • Designing and documenting application integrations in consultation with the IT architect, IT suppliers and stakeholders in the supply chain;
  • Setting standards and reviewing functional/technical designs;
  • Directing the management of the integrations;
  • Making impact analyses;
  • Taking charge of more complex and/or multidisciplinary incidents or issues, whose ownership cannot be clearly assigned to a third party;
  • Taking the lead in realising changes, both project-based and through a DevOps approach.


  • HBO-level gained through experience or education
  • You have at least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Able to take the lead with integration projects and comfortable in having a business faced role
  • Familiar with EDI / XML / API standards
  • Familiar with modern integration protocols
  • Experience with ERP, preferably with Dynamics365 and Azure Power platform
  • Experience with agile development methods such as Scrum
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • English and Dutch are good in word and writing


  • You are proactive and solution oriented
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You work in a structured and accurate way and are good at setting priorities
  • You are a team player, eager and have a great drive

Salary Benefits:

Drake & Farrell offers you a challenging position as a Application Integration Consultant in an international and dynamic environment where you contribute to the growth of a modern circular company and there are many opportunities for your personal development.

You can also count on excellent primary and secondary terms of employment, including a competitive salary, pension scheme, appropriate travel allowance, 8% holiday pay and 25 days of holiday (based on 40 hours). You can also make use of collective insurances.

About the company:

Drake & Farrell is a leading partner in circular supply chain services focusing on customer specific return processes including functional testing, repair and refurbishment of goods. Drake & Farrell delivers end to end green and profitable solutions to clients in diverse industries such as telecoms, online retail, healthcare and FMCG, working with clients to transition from linear to circular business models.

The organization is growing and IT plays very important role in meeting the organization goals. At this moment IT is going through an important transition to renew the IT landscape and be ready for the future. Due to this transformation the IT department is expanding and are we looking for an experienced Application Integration Consultant.