Position: Middleware/WebSphere Admin
Location: Lansing, MI
Top Skills & Years of Experience:
A total 9+ years of experience working on middleware technology as Administrator.
Working experience of IBM WebSphere Application Server 9.x
5 Plus years of experience with skill sets listed at bottom of attached job description. (Azure DevOps, Linux, Java, OpenShift, etc.)
This position functions as lead WebSphere Administrator responsible for supporting large State
of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Health Services (DHHS) applications.
Contributes considerable business and technical knowledge to complex IT projects.
Strong skills on installation, configuration, deployment, monitoring, troubleshooting, performance
tuning and Production Support for WebSphere, IBM HTTP web server in enterprise cluster
environments on Linux/Unix platforms.
Strong skills in Production issue Root cause Analysis, analyze Production Incident/issues and identify
root cause, and find the permanent solutions.
Good knowledge and experience in Java programming, experience with Java Code Management is
desired and a plus.
Works closely with infrastructure team to help design infrastructure requirements for middleware
components to ensure high resilience and stability in production and recoverability in a DR
Having Shell/Python/Perl Scripting experience will be a plus.
Problem resolution and troubleshooting, including Information collection, problem identification and
analysis, identification of solution or interim workarounds and RCA documentation.
Must have experience in configuring data sources for different vendor databases.
Must have experience in managing SSL digital certificates in IBM WAS
Deployment of applications or system changes as requested by operations peers.
Install, configure, and maintain IBM Datacap
Install, configure, and maintain Datacap and FileNet Solutions with Optimized Business continuity
capabilities High Availability, Load Balancing, and Disaster Recovery
Hands-on working knowledge of OpenShift & Kubernetes
Experience with Orchestration tools such as Helm
Experience with automation tools.
Knowledge and experience with Elastic stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana) version 6.X and
Experience with Agile methodology
Hands-on experience with migration, support, and re-platforming of legacy applications.
Experience with 24/7 problem solving in an existing, complex environment including monitoring
disk, CPU and network performance anomalies and the ability to act immediately upon system
and/or network performance alarms.
o Azure DevOps
o ELK Stack