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Title: WebSphere Engineer
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Duration:6+ month Contract

Required Experience:
Minimum of 5 years hands on experience supporting Websphere application server installation, configuration and management in a Windows or UNIX environment.
3 – 5 years’ experience in working with management and maintenance of applications running on IIS.
2 – 4 years’ experience working with Windows 2008 - 2012 R2 in a virtualized (VMWare) environment
3+ years hands on experience with Clear Case, SCM or equivalent experience with similar version control product
Minimum of 3 years of Windows system administration experience with Windows Server 2008 / 2012
Experience scripting with wsadmin, Jacl or Jython
Understanding of basic SQL and PL/SQL commands is a plus.
Understanding of installation / configuration of DB2 Data Server Client a plus
Hands on experience deploying and configuring Java Web applications on Websphere 6.1, 7.0 and 8.5.5
Experience with build automation and deployment tools such as ANT a strong plus
Strong troubleshooting and analysis skills
Willing and capable of mentoring others and leading by example.

Required Technical Skills
Thorough knowledge of managing Windows 2008 and 2012 R2 Operating Systems in virtualized environment
Thorough understanding of building, deploying configuring and troubleshooting Websphere applications integrated with IIS 8.5
Thorough understanding of and experience with managing web applications in a highly available environment
Understanding of networks and firewall systems

Preferred Skills
Passion for improving software development processes and desires to automate any repetitive work you ever do. Familiarity with configuration management, tools including Clear Case, Chef, Puppet, CFengine or similar industry-standard CM solutions
Enthusiasm for working closely with developers to understand ops requirements
Experience with large project rollouts at an enterprise level.
Detailed knowledge of Windows 2012 R2 operating systems and tools.
Good knowledge of SCM (software configuration management
Working knowledge of web services, web application development, Oracle database Server, multi-tier application systems.
Good knowledge of software configuration, source control, and build engineering, scripting and system administration is required.
Database management expertise: MS SQL Server, Oracle.
Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills, including application and network-level troubleshooting ability
Knowledge/experience with troubleshooting installing and configuring SSL certificates.
Understanding of TCP/IP, UDP, IP ROUTING, SSH/SFTP/SCP, DNS, FTP, SMTP,