Websphere Admin

Posted: 3 months ago

WebSphere Administrator
Location: Portland, OR
Duration: Contract

Desired Deliverables:
• Flexible work schedule to enable evening and weekend work within 40 hr week
• Operation support on WebSphere MQ, WAS, BPM, DataPower, DataStage dev, test and production platforms
• Promote middleware developer changes to the test and production environments
• Support quarterly infrastructure and application patching. This involves bringing some of our middleware applications back online and validating that all systems are up and running
• Troubleshoot and resolve middleware break\fix incidents in a timely manner
• Replacing expiring certificates
• Assist with automating manual tasks and enabling self-service capabilities
• Documentation of all configuration changes, processes, procedures, development, and all work performed
• Support scheduled disaster recovery testing

Experience and Skills Requirements:
• Require minimum 5 years' experience with WebSphere MQ, WAS, DataPower
• Require minimum 5 years' experience with Linux command line & scripting
• Require experience with SSL Certificate management
• Require strong troubleshooting skills
• Require Strong communication skills
• Desire minimum 5 years' experience with WebSphere BPM, DataStage
• Desire minimum 5 years' experience with Source Control tools (GIT preferred)
• Desire experience with Puppet or similar Infrastructure As Code tools (e.g. Ansible, Terraform)
• Desire experience with Python, AppWorx and Jenkins
• Desire experience with ITIL concepts