Associate Consultant

Date Opened: Oct 15, 2021

Location: IN

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Job Description

Senior Consultant with 4 - 6 years experience in Websphere Application Server and Windows Adminstration. Troubleshooting skills with scriptiing knowledge is highly preferred. Should have good communication skills. AWS cloud knowledge would be an added advantage.

Job Responsibilities

Installation, implementation, upgrading, performance, security, patching and monitoring of WebSphere Application Server environments.
Maximizing availability and performance for all WASND, Base, Liberty and IBM HTTP Server Plugins and IBM HTTP Server systems
Providing technical assistance to the entire customer staff of developers, operators and administrators
Developing a detailed understanding of WebSphere Application Server Clustering for High Availability
This position is responsible for programming and documenting system utilities with Python, Jython/Jacl and Java programming languages
This position is responsible for possessing and developing a detailed understanding of J2EE standards, JDBC configuration, JNDI Directory Services, SOAP and WebServices
Providing maximum system availability and uptime for our WebSphere environments
Monitoring, tracking, trending, analysis and tuning of the WebSphere environments
Maintaining the system integrity and security by following the published Server Configuration Standards.
Timely and accurate completion of other tasks as defined by the Manager of Enterprise Services – WebSphere Systems.
Managing performance, availability and monitoring of .Net applications on Windows Server environments.
Strong knowledge and understanding in IIS webserver management
Should have experience in ITIL Incident/change management and incidents (Service now preferred)
Participation in production outages
Basic knowledge of SQL and Oracle
Support during Windows server patching
Participate in an “on-call" rotation

  • Configuration and infrastructure management with tools like Terraform
  • Executing and troubleshooting SaaS application
  • Development of and continual improvement of automation and procedures
  • Analysing and supporting infrastructure in AWS
  • Monitoring system performance and recommend corrective action.
  • Documenting current environment and ongoing maintenance of documentation
  • Collaborate with product owners, developers, and support staff to ensure continuous and reliable delivery of service

Primary Skills

Bachelors’ degree in Engineering OR equivalent work experience
Experienced in Web Sphere runtime topologies
Experienced in IBM HTTPS Server (IHS)
Experienced in Web services (e.g., SOAP, UDDI, WSDL, etc.)
Experience in Websphere Enterprise Service Bus events, problem determination, administration, and performance tuning.
Ability to communicate effectively with audiences of varying technical aptitudes

  • AWS or other cloud platform administration
  • Scripting languages such as Python and Powershell
  • Containerization technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon ECS

Experience

4 to 6 Years as a WAS Admin

Shift Timing

Rotational Shift