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Middleware Systems Admin
Ref No.: 17-00508
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Contract

A Web Infrastructure Engineer is needed to work with a team responsible for delivery and administration of Oracle WebLogic infrastructure in support of business initiatives. Specific activities and associated deliverables include: support WebLogic Dev, Test and Prod environments; assist in project releases; configure and install WebLogic and other middleware; automate administration tasks.

Required Technical Skills:
• Min 5 years' experience with UNIX, WebLogic and other middleware administration and shell scripting.
• 5-7 years' experience with Oracle WebLogic as administrator, to include installation, configuration, troubleshooting.
• Experience automating routine WebLogic administrative tasks using WLST/Jython, ksh, or other tools.
• Ability to drive automation of middleware products, especially Oracle WebLogic, Apache, Tomcat, WebMethods.
• Ability to identify process improvement opportunities and implement solutions.
H• Strong Unix experience with UNIX shells scripting: Solaris, RedHat Linux.
• Demonstrated ability to manage competing demands, prioritize work, and manage customer expectation.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills.

• Work on shifts to support projects.
• Create/configure new middleware instances required by the project.
• Work with team leads to automate installation steps with scripts and BladeLogic.
• Automate or improve existing automation to monitor baseline on new instances.
• Perform troubleshooting and/or configuration changes to resolve middleware issues.
• Write documentation for other administrators.
• Team player attitude; ability to interact with all levels of an organization in a professional, diplomatic, and tactful manner.
• Participate in meetings with technical staff to discuss issues in plans and strategies.
• Knowledge of infrastructure / network components (Big IP, 3DNS, Firewalls).
• Use of ClearCase.
• Use of ServiceNow Incident Management.