Job Description :
Responsibilities:
Design, implement and follow engineering standards and guidelines to design, build, and operate Middleware technology solutions in support of business applications.
Perform day to day operations to maintain 24X7 SLAs for business functions and resolve issues through level2 / level 3 for all services under the control of the Middleware Engineering team.
Represent Middleware team in Change Review meetings.
Develop and implement appropriate troubleshooting tools/ technologies / strategies for proactively identifying problems including steps to quickly triage issues leading to faster time to resolution.
Communicate effectively within and across multiple teams including vendors when required.
Track and document Middleware infrastructure implementation components across applications and technologies.
Produce documentation of Middleware environments and partner with associated teams in creating operations documents.
Keep abreast of the latest developments in the Middleware technology space.
Recommend adoption of new technologies and solutions to improve operational excellence.
Participate in on call support rotations.

Knowledge:
Minimum three years of experience in operationally supporting Middleware technologies including Application server (IBM WAS), IBM WebSphere Portal, IIS / IHS, and Messaging (IBM MQ
Working experience with IBM WebSphere DataPower Integration appliances is a plus.
Working knowledge of Middleware technologies and operational process.
Experience with Linux, AIX, and Windows operating systems.
Experience working in both virtualized and cloud environments.
Prior experience in end to end Middleware/systems automation and orchestration using vendor products or open source tools.
Broad understanding of Security protocols including HTTPS, SSL.
Working knowledge of Unix Shell scripting/Python/standard scripting tools.
Experience in building and rolling out Middleware environments in topologies that meet both High availability and Disaster Recovery requirements.
Experience in maintaining configuration and knowledge management database.
Experience in building / running CI-CD pipelines in a DevOps setup is a plus.
Ability to learn quickly and draw meaningful conclusions from independent research.
Implementation requirements may result in extended hours and weekend work.

Education:
Bachelor''s degree
Certification in relevant Middleware technologies is a plus.