Job Openings Middleware consultant

About the job Middleware consultant

 Main Responsibility

Administration & configuration of middleware products like IBM MQ, IIB V10, and IBM Data Power & API Connect.

  • Troubleshoot & Performance tuning in all the above technologies.
  • Good understanding of the ITIL process.
  • Production, non-production support & Release Deployments.

Detailed Tasks

  • Administration & configuration of middleware products like IBM MQ, IIB V10, and IBM DataPower Gateway SOA appliances (ESB).
  • Good in DataPower administration and setup.
  • Act as a single point of contact for Project Managers were allocated as a representative of the EAI/ESB Projects team.
  • Provide a guaranteed 2nd and 3rd level support service for all MQ/IIB & DataPower-related incidents in the event of failure or other subsystem-related problems
  • Management of the variety of test infrastructure the team builds and supports to ensure that it continues to provide a high level of service, including awareness and adherence to effective risk management.
  • Apply technical knowledge to resolve a range of incidents/problems within a project context promptly to reduce delays to projects.
  • Provide out-of-hours on-call cover to support the MQ/IIB environment and deliver projects when required.
  • Undertake and deliver technical change and/or support, for relevant platforms, activities, and processes relating to the area of specialist knowledge for Technology, either in the local region or globally.
  • Implemented the clustering of queue managers to achieve workload balancing and reduce system administration
  • Creation of Broker and its Components on AIX, LINUX, and Windows environments.
  • Creating Execution groups and Broker Topologies.
  • Created MQ Queues and Channels required for the Application
  • Good knowledge of MQ clustering & Distributed queueing.
  • Good knowledge of MQ client & server communication.
  • Analyze FFDC & Trace files.
  • Configure MQ TLS/SSL setup for security.
  • Configure channel authentication between Client and MQ queue manager.
  • Tuned up the performance of the MQ and the applications
  • Troubleshoot problems and errors in IIB 10 & ACE v11 software and applications.
  • Deployment of domain object artifacts (WSDL files, Certificates/Keys, XSLT, etc.)
  • Installation and configuration of new DataPower Appliances
  • Creating and testing all DataPower services (Application Firewall, Multi-Protocol Gateway, Web Service Proxy, etc.)
  • Experience in configuring & creating components of Data Power appliance such as Web Service Proxy, Multi-Protocol Gateway, and XML Firewall.
  • Plan
  • Implementation of Firmware Upgrades
  • Trouble-shooting DataPower domain application issues (Probe and PCAP analysis)
  • Trouble-shooting DataPower (interface, static routes) network communication issues