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Software Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00663
Location: Piscataway, New Jersey
This position is to work on a rotational production support shift schedule within Middleware/Infrastructure team to support J2EE applications. The candidate must have a minimum of 2 years of middleware production support experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server monitoring and administration. Responsibilities include
- Provide shift support for Production and non-production application environments on a rotational shift schedule. Monitoring of critical systems / systems processes and problem resolution /escalations of application, data networking and system management issues. Perform Fault/Trouble management via internal ticketing system and opening IBM PMRs (as needed).
- Use the application monitoring tools - CA Wily Introscope, Kibana and scripted alerts, to perform problem investigation and resolution in coordination with the application operational and system support teams.
- Healthchecks Perform daily application healthchecks for CPU Utilization, Memory Heap Utilization, Thread usage, response times, and transaction counts.
- Installation, configuration and administration of application servers and Webservers that host intranet / internet facing Java / J2EE applications Server setup and mgmt, Infrastructure and Environment migrations.
-Create and maintain support documentation for shift support personnel to monitor and troubleshoot production issues.
- Middleware Installation Automation - Ansible and Jenkins automation for installing Java, Docker Engine, Tomcat, HTTPD, NxLog, Wily, Maria DB, AMQ, etc.

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems and at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area
- 2+ years of middleware production support experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server and MQ monitoring and administration.
- Good knowledge of monitoring tools such as CA Wily Introscope, and Kibana
- Experience in scripting - Ansible, Cloudformation, WSADMIN, Jython and UNIX shell scripting
- Experience on AWS build automation,Jenkin, Ansible scripting for docker/non-docker microservices
- Dev Ops Tools - Stash, Jenkins, Euerka, Docker/Kubernetes
- Good interpersonal/communication skills. Work closely with Dev, QA and production support team members to align and orchestrate resolutions on open issues/defects.

Thanks
Charu Ujjankar
CharuU@lancesoft.com
703 889 6601