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Middleware Engineer

Posted 24 days ago

Terrific long term contract opportunity in Tampa, Florida for a Middleware Engineer. Will be responsible for assisting all phase of projects across modules using scripting, workflow, REST API and integration methodologies in coordination with the Technology Infrastructure team. Will work with complex and variable issues with substantial potential impact, weighing various alternatives and balancing potentially conflicting needs.
  • Responsible for on-boarding and integration of in-house developed or third-party applications into common technology stacks and processes.
  • Streamline and standardize application release processes.
  • Work with development teams to define, submit and then track infrastructure procurement requests.
  • Troubleshoot application and database performance issues and provide performance tuning services.
  • Facilitate integration of incoming and outgoing feeds to and from internal and external parties.
  • Extend common set of monitoring capabilities to application support teams.
  • Deploy firewall, proxy plug, LB, WideIP and SSL for all applications.
  • Work with developers and ethical hack teams to close development and infrastructure findings for external and internal facing applications.
  • Define and implement application/database COB strategy and facilitate COB application testing.
  • Review requirement documents, define hardware requirements and examine and update processes and procedures as necessary.
  • Provide technical/strategic direction and act as advisor/coach to lower-level analysts.
  • Develop projects required for design of metrics, analytical tools, benchmarking activities and best practices.
  • Responsible for overall operating system applications.
  • Contribute to technical direction and strategic decisions.
  • Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy.
  • Acts as SME to senior stakeholders and /or other team members.
  • 5-8+ years of experience in Infrastructure Technologies delivery with a proven track record of operational process change and improvement.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audience.
  • Experience in a Financial Services or large complex and/or global environment preferred.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Effective analytic/diagnostic skills.
  • Bachelor’s/University degree.
  • 7 + years of focused experience in:
    • Linux operating systems
    • Application servers: Siebel, WebLogic, Tomcat, AHS, Elastic-Search installation and configuration on Linux servers.
    • Installation, configuration and troubleshooting of .NET and Java applications.
    • Extensive knowledge in Linux Administration on Troubleshooting server level issues.
    • Application deployment automation expertise’s in CI/CD process using Jenkins, Ansible playbooks.
    • Scripting administrative tasks using one of the following technologies: Unix Scripting, VBScript, batch scripting, PowerShell.
    • Partnering with the dev team to design appropriate infrastructure for web application hosting.
    • Troubleshooting databases and database connectivity to MS SQL servers and Oracle Products.
    • Managing and configuring environments relying on Internet technologies - TCP/IP, Firewalls, Load balancers and DNS.
    • Managing and Tuning .Net framework and .NET framework-based applications.
    • Deploying and managing of sites that implement SSL.
    • Integrating applications within a multi-tier and resilient architecture (Cluster Environment).
    • Ability to understand and follow due process e.g. Change Control.
    • Understanding on Cloud based platforms.
    • Previous experience of working within a high security IT environment.
    • Problem solving ability, Quick learner, Good communication, collaboration with multiple teams.
    • Ability to communicate at all levels, ensuring that both technical and non-technical people can understand topics being discussed.
    • Experience installation/Administration of Siebel CRM IP17/20/21 is plus.
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