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Middleware System Administrator
Ref No.: 18-02445
Location: Richardson, Texas
Start Date: 08/08/2018
Job Description:
  • Provide middleware administration duties for online banking and eCommerce platforms, end-to-end, including WebSphere, jBoss, Apache, IBM HTTP Server, and WXS (extreme scale cache)
  • Delivering middleware enterprise projects and regulatory legislative initiatives
  • Ensuring production stability from an ongoing support standpoint
  • Ensuring middleware platforms are patched with the most current version of software, helping to manage risk to the customer
  • Providing WebSphere Application Server administration that includes server installation, configuration, performance tuning and production support
  • Working with customers (application teams and/or testing teams) on a daily basis and providing WebSphere and Java support
  • Serving as a J2EE architect and making recommendations on J2EE best practices in application development
  • Designing WebSphere infrastructure and WebSphere topology design for high availability and failover capability
  • Providing technical consultation to other team members and their supported areas
  • Communicating with business partners at an enterprise level
  • Interfacing with internal customers and external vendors for consultation at various points of the software development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Executing production changes for Bank integrated and regulatory releases with precision.

Required Job Skills
• WebSphere/jBoss/IBMHttpServer/Apache Middleware administration.
• Java/Container framework knowledge
• Knowledge of shell, jython and perl scripting.
• Information Technology professional with 5-7 years' experience

Desired Job Skills
• Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
• Information Technology professional with 7-10 years' experience
• WXS/WBE/BRMS Middleware administration.
• DEVOPS and/or Ansible toolset experience a plus but not mandatory. Automation frameworks (mDeliver/Bladelogic) also a plus.