WebSphere Administrator in Sandy Springs, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Middleware Systems Administrator 

Responsibilities
  • Manage Middleware environment which includes but not limited to WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere Liberty, Tomcat, Apache, and IBM HTTP Server.
  • Engage in regular exchange with regional experts in similar function to learn, adopt and continuously improve.
  • Ensure systems are designed for high availability and necessary systems backup and recovery processes are in place.
  • Architecture and Design monitoring solutions for applications 
  • Perform installation, configuration, deployment, troubleshooting and tuning of middleware products.
  • Provide operational support to ensure applications are highly available, necessary monitoring and alerts are in place.
  • Plan out maintenance work and patch cycle for all middleware systems.
  • Ensure systems are protected against security vulnerability threats.
  • Utilize off-shore team for all standard operations wherever possible.
  • Ensure application monitoring systems are designed to provide necessary application performance and dashboard reports.
  • Manage new projects and resources. Ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Provide implementation and support for DevOps/Continuous Integration 
  • Implement new applications for zero-downtime model.
  • Integrate on-prem and off-prem cloud technologies for seamless application migration.
  • Provide support to customers in transitioning legacy/monolithic applications to cloud ready environment

  Requirements 
  • Bachelors degree in Computer/Information Science
  • PMP and/or ITIL certification
  • Experience with application server technologies such as WebSphere Application Servers, WebSphere Liberty, Tomcat, JBOSS and other Middleware products.
  • Strong middleware architecture background.
  • Strong analytical skills with strong experience in installation, configuration, troubleshooting and performance tuning of Middleware systems.
  • Strong UNIX, Shell, Jython and Jacl scripts background.
  • Experience with continuous integration tools and  container technologies 
  • Hands on experience in AWS or Azure Cloud environment
  • Experience with application development on Linux/AIX based systems