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Sr. Infrastructure Engineer - Fort Worth, TX
Ref No.: 17-00319
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Job Title : Sr. Infrastructure Engineer
Location : Fort Worth, TX
Salary : DOE (W-2)

Position Type : Contract

US Citizen, Green Card and GC EAD preferred.

Job Description
Leadership Experience
  • Excellent communication skills, strong planning/organization skills a must.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of senior management as required.
  • Self-motivator and willing to personally maintain skillset.
  • Proven ability to build and facilitate relationships at all levels of the organization, both internally and externally.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with different deliverables simultaneously.
  • Hard worker that is willing to join a strong work "family” unit and be a dedicated resource that can adapt to change.
Technical Experience "Wish List”
  • Understanding of ITIL, Software Development Methodologies, SCRUM, Release Management, Rally, Planview, and Agile methods.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline with an IT focus – Preferred
  • Experience in supporting vital WAS and/or tcServer environments
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Must have wide range of technical expertise, client server, virtualized systems, Cloud (PaaS, IaaS)
  • Require expertise of Application Server and Web Server architecture in a large enterprise environment using WebSphere Application Server v7.x/8.x ND, Pivotal TC server v3.1, JBOSS, WebSphere Virtual Enterprise (XD) v6.1, IBM HTTP Server, vFabric Web Server.
  • Experienced in WebLogic Server 12c and Oracle HTTP Server.
  • Experience in installation, configuration, tuning, troubleshooting, and administering various application server stacks (web servers, application servers, caches, message queues).
  • Experience in installing fix packs and DST patches.
  • Experience in WSADMIN scripting (Python) and Shell to administer and automate WebSphere Application Server configuration and application deployment.
  • Must possess a familiarity of the Java programming languages to assist developers in debugging applications.
  • Very good understanding of process/application/JVM tuning, JAVA concepts, application interaction w OS/network tiers/backends.
  • Skill in using analysis, logic and reasoning to troubleshoot issues and find the best solutions to challenges.
  • Experience in using monitoring tools like Dynatrace and Splunk.
  • Experience or Good understanding of DevOps tools is a plus.
  • Familiar with CA Siteminder configuration and usage.
  • Experience with Oracle, vPostgres MS SQL and DB2 databases.
  • Experience implementing and managing SSL certificates.
  • Good understanding of load balancing concepts and experience with highly available distributed environments, Firewalls, TCP/IP, hardware load-balancing (ideally F5).
  • Active Directory and LDAP experience is a plus.
  • Good understanding of SOA, Web Services (WSDL, XML and SOAP).
  • Knowledge of WebSphere MQ Server.
  • Strong experience with migration of applications to cloud environments through automation/orchestration. Ability to automate common/trivial tasks.
  • Performs project management activities such as planning, sizing, and scheduling activities. Responsible for analyzing problems, developing solutions and making decisions that impact projects.
  • Strong communication skills to communicate systems proposals to management and customers and provide systems diagnoses and resolution for current systems
  • Good interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior level personnel, subordinates, and team members.