WAS Admin
Ref No.: 18-32090
Location: Edison, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/09/2018
Role: IBM WAS Admin
Location: Dublin, OH
Duration- 6+ Months

Platform Administrator 1. Websphere 2. Websphere Portal 3. WCM (web Content Management) 4. CA Wiley 5. Websphere Sensor Events 6. Traceability Server 7. Websphere Commerce 8. Ommiture 9. J2EE 10. Nintex 11. Quest Webparts 12. Webtrends
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Install application server software and create the necessary environments required by the system development life cycle. Configure all environments to each application's specific requirements (such as JDBC, JMS, web services, High Availability, Session Management, Security, Service Integration Bus, etc...). Proactively performance tune each environment as well as reactively troubleshoot problems that occur. Provide development support to the application development teams. SPECIFIC DUTIES, ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Install the WebSphere Application Server software on Linux based environments. • Create and Modify WebSphere clusters required to implement the different logical environments in the system development life cycle (dev, test, stage, prod). • set-up and maintain in cloud environments • Establish monitoring tools and management dashboards integrated into cloud platforms with best practice notifications and response processes • Configure Security as required (SSL, single sign-on, administrative, application, etc...). • Configure the required web server (IIS, iPlanet, Client) with the Application server software plug-in. • Hands on and strong experience with scripting with Python, Jython, PHP, Shell. • Configure the Application server software to each individual application's requirements (Services Integration Bus – JMS / Web Services, JDBC, Security, etc...) • Set up the Application server software and each individual application to be highly available with the goal of 24x7 up-time. • Provide development support to the application development teams. • Research and troubleshoot problems related to the Application server software, the applications that run on them as well as the external systems that they interact with. • Communicate regularly and effectively with other team members, clients (application developers) and vendors (other technology teams). POSITION REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION OR EQUIVALENT: BS in computer or related field. Qualifications / Skills Requirements: • 5+ years of experience with Websphere administration (versions 8.x). Should be well versed and hands on implementation, setup of WebSphere ND for bundled and standalone products. • Experience with administering WebSphere Application Server 8.x • Operating Systems: Suse /RedHat Linux • Client Web servers • Automation experience via scripts • Experience integrating MQ, Message Broker a plus. • JEE development skills a plus • CA Wily Introscope experience a plus • Good testing, technical and analytical skills • Ability to multi-task • Good oral and written communication skills • Strong command of the system development life cycle.