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Websphere Architect/ Administrator - Farmington Hills, MI
Ref No.: 17-01510
Location: Farmington Hills, Michigan
Job Title:  Websphere Architect/ Administrator
Job Location:  Farmington Hills, MI
Position Type: Contract
Rate: DOE
Interview Process:  Phone
US Citizen, Green Card and GC EAD only.

Job Description
Design, develop, test and implement components needed to provision Web Infrastructure. Working knowledge of Websphere Application Server (WAS), Tomcat, JBOSS and related technologies such as IBM HTTP Web server, Apache Web server including their design, installation, configuration, integration and troubleshooting. This requires working and collaborating with various technical teams, data center service provider and applications teams. Ability to work independently with application teams to provide consulting and driving the resolution of issues.
  • Minimum 8 years experience
  • Design and Planning
  • Web Infrastructure Design and Planning
  • Strong understanding of high availability web infrastructure including key components like load balancers, Siteminder and LDAP
  • Strong understanding of Java EE architecture and concepts,
  • Installation, Administration and Configuration
  • Installation and configuration of WAS 8.x, 9.X Liberty, Apache, Tomcat, MQ, IIB on Linux and Windows platforms
  • design solution around Middleware and integration technologies like WAS, Tomcat, MQ, ESB, IIB
  • Writing wsadmin, jython, shell scripts, and other means of automation
  • Manage Web services and WS Security for web services
  • Evaluate and thoroughly understand complex interrelationships between assigned applications and systems, such as whether a contemplated change in one application would impact or cause unwanted results in a related part of that application or other applications/systems. Proactively provide subject matter expertise regarding assigned application(s) to other members of the technology and business teams to assure understanding of interrelationships and dependencies.
  • Support the installation planning for application program requirements. Support the end-user and technical operations staff as required. Assist senior development staff with the integration of technology within and across the capability domains.
  • Act as a resource to junior development staff regarding technology, methodologies and standards. Proactively share knowledge and collaborate with development team members, Business Analysts and Technology Operations to assure quick and effective responses to customer needs (internal and/or external).