Job Description :
Position: Senior DataPower Administrator

Location: Woonsocket, RI

Duration: Long Term

Interview: Telephone and In-person interview

End-Client Note: Consultant(s) may choose to attend In-person interview at end client locationWoonsocket, RI (or) one of their data centers located in Chicago, IL/ Dallas, TX. 


o   5 years of overall technical experience in DataPower administration

o   Experience in IBM DataPower XI52/IDG and other devices

o   Trouble shooting Data Power application and SSL issues.

o   Good knowledge on Network concepts and F5 Load balancers

o   Has experience in Performance tuning

o   Working knowledge on SSL certificates implementation

o   Solid understanding of J2EE application deployment patterns

o   Some J2EE coding experience, along with XSLT and complex/reusable application architectures 

o   Understanding of SOA and web services and their deployment in DataPower

o   Planning and designing Middleware Software, including installation and upgrades, patching, documentation,

o   24x7 operational support which includes pager rotation and working in shifts.

o   Process maintenance and security/data protection.

o   Proactively monitoring and fine tuning very large systems and using tools like Tivoli.

o   Security/performance monitoring, issue escalation and resolution, systems engineering, administration, security documentation, and strategic technical planning.

o   Experience in AIX/Linux systems administration, networking, storage and security concepts.

o   Experience with UNIX Shell Scripting and similar technologies

o   Team player, self-motivated, requiring minimal direction, good work ethic

o   Open to learning new technologies, forward and strategic thinking.