Job Description :
Our direct client is looking for an Expert level WebSphere Application Server and PEGA BPM administrator who has current hands-on experience using V8.5 or higher for a Long Term Contract position in Trenton, NJ.

Project Description:
- The IBM Technical Specialist - Middleware under the direct supervisor of the Chief of the ACO's Information Technology Office (ITO) or other designated ITO representative will be required to collaborate and provide technical expertise to ITO and assigned unit.
- The ideal candidate must have experience in migrating and or upgrading to a newer version of WebSphere.
- The ideal candidate should have experience in planning, design and assessment of new & existing middleware infrastructures.

Qualifications and Skills:
- Candidate must have experience in the migration of customer or vendor applications running on WebSphere from one major version to another.
- Candidate should be able to demonstrate expertise with the most recent and relevant technologies in the middleware arena.
- Candidate must have excellent communication skills and possess the ability to collaborate with internal and external groups including vendors.

Skills to Include:
- IBM MDM System (Tivoli/Wily preferred)
- WebFocus Server
- Adobe Live Cycle/AEM administration

The ideal candidate can:
- Demonstrate expertise in teaching, conveying technical and or functional courses and concepts.
- Develop appropriate work programs and budgets and use to effectively schedule tasks and assignments.
- Identify improvements to project standards to achieve high quality services and products.
- Assessment and recommendations of on-site middleware infrastructure

Responsibilities:
- Installation, configuration and administration of Websphere Application Server 8.5 or higher
- Installation, configuration and administration of PEGA BPM v 7.x.
- Migration of WebSphere Application Server environments from one major release to another.
- Migration and upgrades of PEGA BPM environments from one release to another. Installation, configuration and administration of WebSphere MQSeries 7.x, 8.0 or higher and of IBM HTTP Server, Microsoft IIS.
- Develop Jython/JACL, wsadmin, Unix shell scripts, AIX and RHEL administration.
- Implement SSL/TLS configuration and certification.
- Understanding of network security, firewalls, ADCs, VIPs, etc. Experience working with CA APM (Wily), experience integrating with Microsoft AD/ADLDS, experience integrating with IBM Webseal/Tivoli Access Manager/ISAM.
- Administration, configuration of WebSphere DataPower (preferred
- Installation, configuration and administration of IBM MDM and IBM Information Server (preferred); of WebFocus Reporting Server (preferred); of WebSphere Portal 6.1 (preferred); of Lotus Web Content Management 6.1 (preferred); and of Adobe Experience Manager (preferred)
- Experience working in a DevOps environment (preferred) and a cloud computing environment (preferred

SKILLS MATRIX:
- Websphere Application Server 8.5 or higher - Required
- IBM HTTP Server - Required
- UNIX/Linux (AIX/RHEL preferred) - Required
- WebSphere MQSeries 7.x, 8.0 or higher - Required
- PEGA BPM( installation/configuration/administration of PRPC, SMA, AES) - Required
- PEGA BPM (migrating/upgrading from one PEGA release to another) - Required
- CA APM (Wily) - Required
- Data Power Administration - Highly desired
- IBM MDM/Information Server - Highly desired
- WebSphere Portal Server - Desired
- Web Content Management - Desired
- Adobe Experience Manager - Desired
- Overall technical and IT experience 8 years - Required
- Planning, design and assessment of new and existing Middleware Infrastructures - Required
- Experience in migration of any customer or vendor applications running on WebSphere from one major version to another - Required
- Installation, configuration and administration of WebSphere Application Server versions 8.x and above - Required - 6 Years
- Installation, configuration and administration of PEGA BPM v 7.x. - Required - 3 Years
- Migration and upgrades of PEGA BPM environments from one release to another - Required - 3 Years
- Installation, configuration and administration of WebSphere MQSeries 7.x, 8.0 or higher - Required - 4 Years
- Installation, configuration and administration of IBM HTTP Server - Required - 8 Years
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to collaborate with internal and external groups - Required - 4 Years
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to collaborate with internal and external groups - Required
- 4-year college degree or equivalent technical study - Required

Question 1) One hour unpaid lunch. Do you accept this requirement?
Question 2) Fingerprinting, Full State & Federal Background Check to be completed by the State. Do you accept this requirement?
Question 3) Client requires in-person interview, are you ok with it?

Location: Trenton, NJ
Type: Long Term Contract
Interview: In Person Only


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