I. Summary of the role
o Act as the liaison between development and Amadeus Data Centre teams in Erding Germany
o Coordinate processes required for infrastructure evolutions and implementations
o Provide expertise on architecture solutions and guidelines for operability and stability
o Participate in the design of future PRD architecture
o Support the deployment of new Security standards
II. Main Responsibilities
o Coordinate technical installation of new releases of software with Development, Product Management, and on-site Operations.
o SupportSaaS and local customer implementations and cutovers.
o Monitor, test and benchmark new infrastructure technology and support tools in order to continuously improve solutions to Amadeus’ and customer needs in this area.
o Optimize production platforms and operational procedures.
o Prepare documentation on how to operate platforms and train the Operations staff as necessary.
o Support Operations staff with complex problems and act as an expert within one or more specific areas.
o Participate to internal tools development and qualification.
o Migrations to newer versions of operating systems, new hardware, new technical infrastructure are also handled by the team as special projects.
o Web servers administration (Apache, IIS)
o Java application servers administration (Weblogic, JBoss)
o Windows server 2008 and above administration, Linux administration
o Scripting skills (Windows Shell, ANT, etc)
o Web Applications knowledge (HTML, XML, JSP, Servlets, EJB)
o Network and related technologies (TCP/IP, DNS, VPN, routers, firewalls, load-balancers) advanced knowledge
o Database server administration (Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and above)
o Project Management
o Previous experience in production operational environment
o Previous development experience in a J2EE environment would be a plus