Job Description :
Datapower Administrator/Consultant

Woonsocket, RI - 02895

12+ Months Contract with a possibility to get extended

GC , EAD and citizens preferred , but H1s are also accepted

Top Skills:

IBM DataPower XI52 and WebSphere 8.x+ architecture, F5 Load balancers, J2EE Application deployment and coding, AIX/Linux

Required Qualifications:

3 to 5 years of overall technical experience in DataPower administration

Experience in IBM DataPower XI52 and WebSphere 8.x+ architectures

Troubleshooting DataPower domain application issues and certificate crypto object issues

Installation and configuration of new DataPower Appliances

Understanding of Middleware architecture and working knowledge of various middleware application server integration.

Good knowledge of Network concepts and F5 Load balancers

Experience in Performance tuning

Working knowledge on SSL certificates implementation

Solid understanding of J2EE application deployment patterns and n-tier architectures

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

Understanding of SOA and web services and their deployment in DataPower

Planning and designing Middleware Software, including installation and upgrades, patching, documentation,
24x7 operational support which includes pager rotation and working in shifts, if needed.

Process maintenance and security/data protection.

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

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

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

Team player, self-motivated, requiring minimal direction, solid work ethic

Open to learning new technologies, forward and strategic thinking.