Middleware Architect

Cognizant Technology Solutions   •  

Teaneck, NJ

5 - 7 years

Posted 241 days ago

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  • A Middleware Specialist to assist with complex integrations and migrations of middleware products and applications, requires thorough understanding in the Middleware space, and with application migrations and deployments.
  • The successful candidate should to be able to execute system and application migration plans. Must have some experience in large scale data center migrations of servers and applications in a datacenter to datacenter and/or existing system O/S to new system O/S migrations.
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience as either Systems Administrator with middleware responsibility or as a Middleware Tower Administrator/Lead with experience in product and application migrations.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience with and proven ability to gather and assess business requirements, to produce high level and low level design documents, and to assimilate and act upon migration strategy documents.
  • Ability to and willingness to provide guidance and knowledge transfer to client staff while implementing an approved step design.
  • Core skill set should include industry knowledge and experience with Middleware, WebSphere, WebLogic, JBoss, SSL encryption, SSL certificates, authentication, AD, DNS, and web servers such as Apache and IIS, and general application implementation.
  • Accountable for delivering an effective solution.
  • Preference given to candidates with backgrounds in mist of the following disciplines:
  • Windows Server 2003, 2008, and 2012
  • Linux / Unix/ AIX
  • VI editor or equivalent
  • Significant experience in one or more of the following: WebSphere, WebLogic, JBoss
  • Significant experience in the following: Apache, Tomcat, IIS, IHS, activemq artemis
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field is preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint
  • Basic scripting and development skills
  • Detail oriented, organized, self-motivated, and self-sufficient
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills and team orientation
  • Strong business writing and verbal communication skills
  • High-level of professionalism, integrity and commitment to quality
  • Demonstrated Initiative and positive can-do attitude
  • Flexibility with regard to changes in daily and weekly work routines
  • Ability and desire to stay current of new technologies and solutions


  • MCSE
  • Bachelor’s degree, technical degree or equivalent experience
  • Additional certifications in operating systems, databases and programming languages a plus