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Software Systems Engineer - IV

Piscataway, NJ |
Job ID: 77526
Listed on 1/12/2018

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Job Summary: Software Systems Engineer


  • Support application environments
  • Monitoring of critical systems / systems processes and problem resolution and escalations of application
  • Data networking and system management issues
  • Perform Fault/Trouble management via internal ticketing system and opening IBM PMRs.
  • Use tools CA Wily Introscope, Kibana and scripted alerts, to perform problem investigation and resolution in coordination with the application operational and system support teams.
  • Perform daily application healthchecks for CPU Utilization, Memory Heap Utilization, Thread usage, response times, and transaction counts. 
  • Installation, configuration and administration of application servers and Webservers that host intranet / internet facing Java / J2EE applications Server setup and mgmt, Infrastructure and Environment migrations. 
  • Create and maintain support documentation for shift support personnel to monitor and troubleshoot production issues. 
  • Middleware Installation Automation
  • Ansible and Jenkins automation for installing Java, Docker Engine, Tomcat, HTTPD, NxLog, Wily, Maria DB, AMQ, etc. 

Desired Skills/Experience: 

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems and at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area 
  • 2+ years of middleware production support experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server and MQ monitoring and administration. 
  • Good knowledge of monitoring tools such as CA Wily Introscope, and Kibana 
  • Experience in scripting Ansible, Cloudformation, WSADMIN, Jython and UNIX shell scripting 
  • Experience on AWS build automation,Jenkin, Ansible scripting for docker/non-docker microservices 
  • Dev Ops Tools - Stash, Jenkins, Euerka, Docker/Kubernetes 
  • Good interpersonal/communication skills.