Job Description :
Middleware Engineer
McLean, VA
12 months


A Web Infrastructure Engineer is needed to work with a team responsible for delivery and administration of Oracle WebLogic infrastructure in support of business initiatives. Specific activities and associated deliverables include: support WebLogic Dev, Test and Prod environments; assist in project releases; configure and install WebLogic and other middleware; automate administration tasks.

Required Technical Skills:
Min 5 years’ experience with UNIX, WebLogic and other middleware administration and shell scripting.
5-7 years’ experience with Oracle WebLogic as administrator, to include installation, configuration, troubleshooting.
Experience automating routine WebLogic administrative tasks using WLST/Jython, ksh, or other tools.
Ability to drive automation of middleware products, especially Oracle WebLogic, Apache, Tomcat, WebMethods.
Ability to identify process improvement opportunities and implement solutions.
Strong Unix experience with UNIX shells scripting: Solaris, Redhat Linux.
Demonstrated ability to manage competing demands, prioritize work, and manage customer expectation.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Work on shifts to support projects.
Create/configure new middleware instances required by the project.
Work with team leads to automate installation steps with scripts and BladeLogic.
Automate or improve existing automation to monitor baseline on new instances.
Perform troubleshooting and/or configuration changes to resolve middleware issues.
Write documentation for other administrators.
Team player attitude; ability to interact with all levels of an organization in a professional, diplomatic, and tactful manner.
Participate in meetings with technical staff to discuss issues in plans and strategies.
Knowledge of infrastructure / network components (Big IP, 3DNS, Firewalls
Use of ClearCase.
Use of ServiceNow Incident Management.

Client : Freddie Mac