Job Description :
Position : Oracle SOA Administrator

Location : Erlanger ,KY

Job Description :

Must-Have :
Desired Competencies (Technical/Behavioral Competency)
Proactive Monitoring
Monitor the SOA Servers threads, connection pools, message queues.
Monitor SOA servers for process/service performance and SLA
Monitor custom Application/Service alerts and log files
Monitor load, performance metrics and usage
Manage resources (space, CPU, Memory) usage
Manage backup, recovery
Monitor debug and log files

WebLogic & SOA Server Management:
Administration Server, Node Manager and WLS Cluster Installations & configurations setup.
JMS and Distributed Destinations
Platform JDBC Connection Pool
Admin and Managed Server Deployments
Inter-domain Communication
Application/Service Promotion Process
Deployment Scenarios and Deploying Major Releases
Update of Configuration Files and product repositories
Redeploy Application
Configure Log4J Log Level for SOA Server’s.
Configure/Update User Access and Security Plug-ins
WebLogic Platform Service Pack and Version Upgrades

SOA Management Services:
Application setup and configuration assistance
Troubleshooting middleware incidents and address resolution
Provide applications incident/problem reporting, analyze trends, and recommended improvements
Manage Application Domains, Clusters and Instances
Manage Application sessions and Services
Clone/Create new application instances, clusters and domains
Deploy/un-deploy applications
Manage resources (space, CPU, Memory) usage
Manage backup, recovery

Performance and Maintenance:
Review and modify OS & JVM configuration parameters
Assist defining and executing performance tests
Gather/Review server statistics (Load, CPU, input/output, and memory)
Review WLS configurations (threads, connections, and queues)
Review Middleware statistics for performance bottlenecks
Provide Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for Severity Level 1 incidents
Be primary contact/interface to Oracle Support and Engineering
Validate break-fix patches provided by Oracle Support
Conduct impact analysis of patches on Environment
Modify Environment components for Oracle patch impacts
Validate and apply fixes for issues resolved by Oracle Support
Create trace files, thread dumps, JRA logs for issue resolution to Support.
Open Oracle Support Cases and Generate performance Technical Assistants Requests (TARs)

Good-to-Have :
Knowledge on SOA Suite 11g , SOA Suite 12c , OSB 11g & OSB 12c
Experience in installation of SOA products in IaaS
Good Communication skills
Experience in working in Multi-vendor environment.