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Message Broker Developer/MQ Admin
Ref No.: 18-07228
Location: Sandy Springs, Georgia
Our client, an automotive company based in Sandy Springs, GA has a position available for a Message Broker Developer/ MQ Admin:

Job Description:
  • Manage and Lead Messaging and Integration infrastructure which includes but not limited to WebSphere MQ and IBM Integration Bus (IIB).
  • Evaluate new technologies; align with overall direction & strategies in adopting and building standards for future technology stack for all Messaging & Integration operations.
  • Provide architecture consulting, on-boarding and implementation guidance to customers for new projects.
  • Ensure Messaging and Integration infrastructure continues to stay state of the art to meet customer demand.
  • Ensure systems are designed for high availability and necessary systems backup and recovery processes are in place.
  • Provide installation, configuration, deployments, administration, troubleshooting and tuning of Messaging and Integration products.
  • Develop and support IIB message work flow.
  • Integrate with other Daimler entities and external partners for message routing, integration and transformation.
  • Engage in regular exchange with regional experts in similar function to learn, adopt and continuously improve.
  • Provide operational support to ensure applications are highly available, necessary monitoring and alerts are in place.
  • Provide 24 * 7 supports for PRODUCTION applications whenever necessary.
  • Assign tasks and responsibilities to team and provide migration schedule.
  • Plan out maintenance work and patch cycle on a regular basis and ensure systems are protected against security vulnerability threats.
  • Utilize off-shore team for all standard RUN operations wherever possible.
  • Continuously work on reducing operation costs and improving operation efficiencies.
  • Manage new projects and resources. Ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Continue to provide Automation wherever possible.
  • Provide implementation and support for DevOps/Continuous Integration and Delivery pipeline (CI/CD) for application and software update.
  • Implement new applications for zero-downtime model.
  • Adopt and guide team to manage agile and scrum projects.

Education:
Bachelor's Degree (accredited school)
  • Computer/Information Science
  • Information Technology
  • Engineering
  • Management Information System (MIS)

Candidate having 1 or more following certifications is preferred:
  • PMP and/or ITIL certification
  • Administration certification on MQ/IIB
  • Agile/Scrum certification

Must have 4 + years (total) of experience in the following:
  • Strong administrative experience on Message and Integration systems (e.g. IBM WebSphere MQ, IIB).
  • Strong architecture background.
  • Strong analytical skills with strong experience in installation, configuration, troubleshooting and performance tuning of Messaging & IIB systems.
  • Strong UNIX, Shell, Jython and Jacl scripts background.
  • Perform regular support, upgrade, and patch application.

Must have 1+ years (total) experience in the following:
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkin, UrbanCode)
  • Experience with configuration management platform (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform)
  • Experience with RabbitMQ, Kafka, container technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) and concepts
  • Agile Software development expert
  • Experience in IT security standards.

Additional Skills:
  • Basic understanding of databases concept.
  • Familiar with common MQ administration and related tools including MQExplorer, RFHUtil.
  • Must possess leadership and management skills, customer communication and negotiation skills.
  • Must have a diverse and extensive technical background.
  • Detailed experience with logical/physical data design techniques, client server applications, Data Warehouse techniques.
  • Must be able to "juggle” many tasks simultaneously and possess the agility to shift focus in response to the daily issues that arise.

If interested, please reply with your updated (Word version) of your professional resume to andrew.reggia@nttdata.com

Contractor Benefits
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
*Benefits are available only to W2 Contractors.
*This is not a remote based position.
*In person interview.
*Not open to C2C

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdataservices.com to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.