WebSphere Administrator

Position Summary:

  • Lead the efforts for continual process and quality improvement and deliver reliable end-to-end service
  • Lead from front to have a good communication between onsite and offshore team
  • Handled the analysis of new/existing architectures, set long term strategic direction, and ensure engineering platforms meet reliability and expectations throughout the process using industry standards and best practices
  • Working with Enterprise Architects, Project Managers, Vendors and Developers to define and implement a Software Configuration Management solution
  • Ensure the guiding principles, lifecycle, processes are adhered when delivering business solutions
  • Responsible to ensure operational documentations and run-books are up to date, reviewed and reliable
  • Contribute in designing the overall system and solution, system integration and implementation strategy

Minimum Experience: 8 Yrs

Preferred (not mandatory):

  • Knowledge on NxtGen technologies
  • Gemfire installation & configuration - Cache and Locators
  • Good to know Continuous Build and Continuous Integration/Deployment pipeline processes and DevOps processes for Agile Projects
  • Basic Intermediate skill on Cloud tools

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Installation and configured IBM Httpserver , WebSphere Application Server 7/8 (ND) on AIX & RHEL operating Platforms for production or development environments
  • Integrating WebSphere Application Server/ WebSphere Portal Server and Deployment manager with IBM HTTP Server/Sun ONE Web Server, Oracle and DB2.
  • Understand Web and App design from end to end which involves firewall, DNS , loadbalancer
  • Configure and secure web server interface, session management, WebSphere resources, J2C resources, JMS resources and connection factories in IBM WebSphere 7.0 and 8.5
  • Configure WebSphere security using LDAP user registry
  • Create SSL request and Enable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for the WAS & web with Entrust, MSPKI and Verisign Certification
  • Configuring Data Source , JDBC and JMS
  • Migrate existing applications from WebSphere Application Servers 7.0 to 8.5 on UNIX platforms (Solaris, AIX, Linux).
  • SiteMinder installation and configuration
  • Knowledge on Middleware products Tomcat and Jboss (good to have)
  • Strong knowledge on Middleware design and take decisions technically that are required for the application / project
  • Work along with Architects to prepare a design or spec for Websphere or Middleware
  • Troubleshooting Middleware issues from Build, Deploy and Run perspective Automation



Job Type: Contract

Salary: $90,000.00 to $120,000.00 /year


  • WebSphere: 8 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Contract Length:

  • More than 1 year

Contract Renewal:

  • Not likely

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off

Visa Sponsorship Potentially Available:

  • No: Not providing sponsorship for this job
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