Job Description :
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 1 Year

A minimum of 5 years development, implementation, support, and maintenance of a vendor supported system
A minimum of 3 years working with Continuous Integration and Delivery tools such as Git, Jenkins.
A minimum of 3 years working with Maven and Ant as build tools for the building of deployable artifacts
A minimum of 3 years experience working with databases and data integrity.
A minimum 3 years of performing multiple roles of working in production support, providing technical consultation and/or project management
A minimum of 2 years experience with the configuration and administration of Mulesoft Anypoint Platform
A minimum of 2 years performing system installs and/or updates
A minimum of 3 years experience in stepping through the code of a vendor purchased application and its associated back-end processes and integrated applications in order to resolve production issues.
A minimum of 3 years deploying configuration workflows that support the business delivery of IT.
Strong oral and written communication skills.


System Support (45%)
o Maintain a nightly batch job system that processes numerous data feeds
o Install and/or upgrade vendor application(s) and other software needed to support the application system(s)
o Deploy and configure new virtual hardware in support of vendor applications
o Complete monthly security audit including coordination of recommended changes with development team
o Administer user security for the Advance application as well as the supporting applications
o Coordinate with system administrators during monthly operating system maintenance
o Work with IT networking and system administrators to maintain firewall configuration and rulesets
o Collaborate and work with other programmers, system administrators, database administrators, and security and web administrators to maintain application batch jobs, overall stability and optimal system performance.
o Identify and resolve technical issues. Work with the software vendors and other IT Services departments to determine best method to resolve issues
o Develop an understanding of Advancement Systems business processes
o Develop an understanding of Service Management concepts/ITIL processes Deployment Management (25%)
o Coordinate monthly application releases between application development and business partner teams in compliance with University Change Management procedures
o Support nightly code deployment process
o Create new deployment scripts and integrate into existing code base
o Take proactive steps to ensure the team delivers high quality system releases that require little or no re-work
o Provide estimates to complete tasks as needed
o Create and conduct unit testing following a standard methodology
Mulesoft Adminstrator (25%)
o Configure Mule runtimes, Gateway runtimes and connectors
o Work with development team to create Continuous Integration routines
o Setup security models and policies for consumers and producers of API and catalog assets
o Monitor and troubleshoot Anypoint environment issues
Other duties as assigned (5%)

Comments/Special Instructions

Primary two technical skillsets required are CI/CD tools (Git, Jenkins) and Mulesoft Administrator experience