Middleware Engineer 8/17/2016

Cynet Systems Wilson, NC

Company
Cynet Systems
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28842497
AJE Ref #
575911530
Location
Wilson, NC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB TITLE: MIDDLEWARE ENGINEER - DIRECT HIRE / FULLTIME / PERM

JOB LOCATION: WILSON, NC

JOB TYPE: FULL TIME / PERM / DIRECT HIRE + BENEFITS

"US CITIZENS AND THOSE AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE US ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. WE ARE UNABLE TO SPONSOR H1B CANDIDATES AT THIS TIME."

JOB DESCRIPTION:

PRIMARY DUTIES :

* Troubleshooting web and middleware environments
* Identify single points of failure within web environments
* Identify potential and real performance bottlenecks within web environments
* Using troubleshooting methods to differentiate between an infrastructure or environment problem vs. a WebSphere and Tomcat or J2EE application problem
* Administration of WebSphere and TomcatNetwork Deployment environments
* Advanced WebSphere and Tomcat troubleshooting (analyzing heapdumps, threaddumps, etc.)
* Scripting - automate tasks as required (deployments, etc.)
* Required to adhere to standards and processes as defined and ensure production implementations adhere to those standards
* Patch WebSphere, Tomcat, and JAVA JDK/SDK products on various OS platforms (mainly Redhat and AIX)
* Coordinate patch implementation and post patch testing/validation
* Working with Engineering groups - prepare for support of additional WebSphere and Tomcat environments and applications
* Implement monitoring and event notification system utilizing existing monitoring software
* Identify gaps in monitoring and event notification systems

SKILLS REQUIRED :

* 5 - 10 years IT experience, preferably in a large IT organization
* 4 - 6 years WebSphere administration
* 2+ years of Tomcat administration
* Clear communication skills - both written and verbal
* Basic web environment troubleshooting
* Working knowledge of load balancing devices and methods
* Working knowledge of proxy/security products (IBM Dataminder, IBM WebSEAL, CA Siteminder)
* Working knowledge of Firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems
* Working knowledge of authentication mechanisms (AD, WebSEAL)
* Working knowledge of directory services (LDAP, AD (ADAM), RACF)
* Working knowledge of JAVA - Ability to troubleshoot Java application issues
* Knowledge of J2EE standards and best practices