Middleware Engineer Specialist


Reston, VA

8 - 10 years

Posted 222 days ago

  by    Praveen Kumar

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Job Title: Middleware Engineer Specialist

Location: Reston, VA

Duration: 12+ months

Required Skills:

*       Experience acting as primary interface among Operations, Infrastructure, Engineering and other technical stakeholders

*       Proficient in problem determination, troubleshooting, backup and recovery

*       Working knowledge of monitoring tools such as Spectrum Interscope

*       Experience in coding using Java

*       Excellent knowledge of middleware products in Linux/Solaris/Windows such as:

- Apache

- WebLogic

- SOA Suite

- Oracle Service Bus

*       Experience in managing projects and implementing middleware/SOA/ESB solutions  

Other Skills:


As a member of the Integration Team, this position will provide strategic services (best-practice model and implementation strategy) for the entire software development lifecycle of business critical applications.


*       Work with development teams to understand build and deployment needs and provide SME support.

*       Develop application build and deployment scripts.

*       Provide support for day to day application build, deployment of code (Java and /or ETL), and Data models on lower environments. Provide associated implementation documentation for controlled environments, including production.

*       Build-out, setup and configuration of new and/or existing environments.

*       Coordinate with and provide guidance to project teams on infrastructure related topics

*       Provides resolutions to an assortment of problems while working under limited supervision

*       Analyze configuration issues and propose appropriate resolutions

*       Troubleshoot complex issues with limited guidance

*       Identify environment requirements to meet project development and testing needs.

*       Collaborate with the Deployment Support, Infrastructure Support, Unix System

*        Administrators and Database Administrators

*       Follow established standards and process.

*       Coordinate with and provide guidance to developers on their development environments

*       Provide subject-matter-expert advice to the project team for the various platforms used for

*        the software development lifecycle.

*       Participate in Root Cause Analysis reviews when applicable.

*       Recommend changes to procedures which result in operational optimization.


*       Position requires at least a bachelor?s degree, along with 7 -8 years of experience with at least two of the following: Weblogic, GIT, Autosys, J2EE, Apache/Tomcat, Webmethods, AutoSys & GIT.

*       Two years of hands-on experience with SQL, and shell scripting.

*       Ideal candidate will be self-driven.

*       Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

*       Must be able to think out of the box and drive towards high quality solutions and resolutions.

*       Must have excellent troubleshooting capabilities

*       Must be resourceful and driven in their ability to meet expectations in a highly structured, process-oriented environment.

*       Familiarity with one or more of the following is a plus: Jenkins(Hudson), database administration, Informatica.