Middleware & Application Server Administrator

  • Competitive
  • Manama, Capital Governorate, Bahrain
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Arab Banking Corporation
  • 22 May 19

Provide middleware administration duties for Weblogic, IBM WAS, MQ, jBoss & Apache (Tomcat) On-Going support, health checks and performance tuning on the middleware software at Bank ABC. Establishing root cause analysis. Maintain Operational Procedures documentation for all Middleware operations Maintain in scope software security compliance. Resolve all vulnerabilities reported on Middleware environment. Test patches and carry out planned implementation on Test, Production and DR. Perform in scope product log file rotation, pruning, and archiving Install / Upgrade the relevant middleware products. Work on projects as assigned, including sizing, planning and implementation activities.

Areas of Knowledge / Experience
Medium to advance knowledge and administration skills with middleware or application platform technologies such as web and application servers in Unix & Windows environment
Good understanding of the security configurations on the middleware environments and SSL certificates implementation
Good understanding of web server load balancing concepts and experience with high available distributed environment.
Hands on experience on RHEL and Solaris along with Windows. Able to use UNIX commands and tools to troubleshoot issues, parse and evaluate log files, etc.
Ability to write and revise bash/ksh scripts, knowledge of perl and java scripting.

BA/BS in Information Systems or a related technical field
Industry certifications like JBOSS application administration, IBM Certified system administrator – WebSphere Application server Network deployment, IBM Certified system administrator – MQ

Minimum 3+ years’ Experience with 3 of the below; Preferably in a Banking Domain.

  • JBoss
  • WebSphere
  • WebLogic
  • Apache Web Server (Tomcat)
  • IBM MQ

IIS & Jenkins are added advantage.