Job Description :
WebSphere portal consultant / Production Support
Location: Orange, CT
Duration: Long Term

Job Duties:

Support web sites and applications in IBM Websphere Portal 8.5 and Web Content Management System.
Provide support to create WCM components such as menus, navigator, workflows, javascript components and java development.
Provide support to maintain and develop themes and skins
Understand the deployment of codes and WCM syndication in multiple environments
Assist with business resources with entering complex content

Education and experience required:

Good understanding and at least several years of work experience in IBM Portal Server (Websphere), Websphere Content Mgmt (WCM), Websphere Application Server (WAS), Deployment Manger, and IBM HTTP servers.
Good understanding of Websphere Portal and WAS cluster environment
Very strong background in Java development and Portlet development experience
Very strong understanding on Framework such as JSF , Struts, JQuery, Hibernate
Good understanding of the Oracle SQL Language
Strong knowledge of CSS and Scripting Technologies and responsive design
Strong Web Services Development
Good oral and written communication skills
Willingness to travel by aircraft internationally on business.
Must be a proven team player to work, promote and consolidate efficient team working relationships.
Official Certificate in Java development is a plus

Required Skills / Abilities:
Ability to implement and deploy Java Application Servers like Websphere, and configuring various Servlet engines
Background in object-oriented analysis and design.
Proficient in using J2EE Frameworks, (Struts, Ibatis, Hibernate, Spring, and JSF
Good understanding of IBM Portal Server (Websphere), Web Content Mgmt (WCM), and Portlet development.
Good understanding of the LDAP technology, PUMA API, Web Services, and XML
Knowledge of Databases, and ability to write and understand complex queries. Experience in Oracle and Unix is a strong plus.
Strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS
Strong working knowledge of integration technologies and tools (web services, rest services, ESBs)
Strong working knowledge in test development, Unit testing and end-to-end testing
Exposure to Cloud hosted developments and integration to on premise systems.
Exposure to JavaScript and Javascript frameworks, e.g. AngularJS, JQuery
Exposure to UI frameworks like BootStrap
Official Certificate in Java development is a plus