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WebSphere-MQ Administrator
Ref No.: 18-01348
Location: Germantown, Maryland
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with three or more years of U.S. residency. The candidate must be able to obtain a client MBI.

Statement of Work:
MeF is a platform for electronically filing returns with the IRS. It provides SOA based web services that filers use to submit returns, and provides web applications for IRS users to work with the returns. MeF validates filed returns, determines their disposition, and interfaces with other IRS systems for downstream processing of the returns. The client developed and enhanced MeF since 2001.

Task Description:
Perform as a WebSphere MQ administrator to install, maintain, monitor, troubleshoot and upgrade WebSphere MQ v7.0.

Primary Duties:
•WebSphere MQ v7.0 administration – 50%
•Monitoring and problem resolution for the middleware integration environment – 30%
•Setting up MQ cluster environments – 20%

Required Skills:
•WebSphere MQ v7.0 Administration – 7 years
•Local and remote administration of WebSphere MQ objects – 6 years
•WebSphere MQ Clustering, Channel configurations and Tuning – 7 years
•WebSphere MQ administration using MQSC control commands – 4 years
•WebSphere MQ Client configuration – 4 years
•Monitoring and problem resolution for the middleware integration environment – 4 years

Preferred Skills:
•Experience with JBoss Application Server administration
•Experience with WebSphere MQ administration
•Experience with JEE development (EJBs, MDBs, Web services, etc.)