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Middleware Admin
Ref No.: 16-03427
Location: Glen Allen, Virginia
Start Date / End Date: 08/22/2016 to 08/31/2017
Middleware Engineer-Reston, VA:
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.

Skills Needed:
· Experience working with Apache Tomcat (Front-end)
· Experience with WebLogic, Web Methods
· Good Knowledge of Operational Skills (WebLogic, Apache Server support)
· Extensive Production Support, troubleshooting experience
· Previous on-call experience
· Experience with supporting the Business Process
· Working on new releases, doing upgrades
· Experience with Change Management Procedures

Key Technologies: Apache Tomcat, WebLogic

Required Technical Skills:
· Min 5 years' experience with UNIX, WebLogic and other middleware administration and shell scripting.
· 2-3 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.
· 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.

Responsibilities:
· Works 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.