Job Description :
Role: WebSphere Admin
Location: Nashville, TN

H1B Not required.


The role involves the day to day maintenance, monitoring, and oversight of many application server administration tasks, working as part of a larger technology and infrastructure team. These tasks include set-up and configuration of new WebSphere application server instances and the modification of existing instances (modifying JVM parameters, managing clusters, etc. In addition to managing WebSphere instances, experience managing COTS products, which are hosted on WAS (or other application servers), is a plus. This position is also responsible for the day monitoring, oversight, and troubleshooting of the application servers that host the application and associated COTS products.

3+ years’ experience with configuring, installing and administration of IBM WebSphere Application Server
Experience with configuring, installing and administration of ESB products such as IBM Integration
Experience with installation, configuration, administration and tuning of COTS products: such as OpenText Exstream, Oracle OPA, IBM DataPower
Exposure and understanding of server shell scripting in a Linux environment
Strong experience in working with server teams and understanding of server configurations for large JEE applications including WebSphere Application Server.
Strong understanding of configuring clustering and load balancing for server products
Strong system design experience working with n-tier architectures (UI, Business Logic Layer, Data Access Layer) along with some experience with service-oriented architectures (SOA

Experience with build and deployment automation using tools such as Bamboo, ANT, Maven.
Strong Linux skills
Hands on experience with IDEs such as IBM RAD or MyEclipse
Ability to adapt quickly to an existing, complex environment
Ability to quickly learn new concepts and software is necessary
Candidate should be a self-motivated, independent, detail and process oriented team-player
Strong communication skills, both written and oral
Ability to multi-task & support multiple priorities / multiple deliverables
Strong Analytical and Problem Solving Skills