Snr Websphere Systems Admin | NSW - Sydney

Job reference number: ALL/EXT/1311763

When you work at Allianz, you’re part of a strong global insurer, helping to protect over 3 million Australians. You’ll have opportunities to grow and drive your career your way, work with people from all different backgrounds, and feel free to bring fresh thinking. And you’ll get the support you need to have an enriching career and enjoy what really matters to you.

Senior Websphere Systems Administrator - 6 Month Full Time Temporary

  • Supporting the IT Business in managing J2EE based solutions comprised of both proprietary and open source components.
  • Based in centre of the Sydney CBD
  • Full Time Temporary (6 Month) opportunity with great staff benefits

Allianz is looking for a Senior Websphere Systems Administrator to join our IT Infrastructure and Operations team based in the Sydney CBD on a Full Time Temporary basis (6 month). Reporting to the Websphere Middleware Team Leader within the Application Infrastructure Team

Other duties in this role include:

  • Senior J2EE Application Server Administration including maintaining J2EE-centric middleware and services e.g. (maintaining troubleshooting, script automation, performance tuning J2EE engines and services) in a primarily Linux/Unix environment.
  • Senior Project Resource, liaising as Technical Lead for very high demanding Initiatives, Projects and BAU in the J2EE Space.
  • Develop relevant procedures and system documentation.
  • Support all Non-Production and Production / DR environment, and very good trouble shooting techinques for Production Issues.
  • ‎Overall Web support to resolve issues where required and provide technical ‎input and analysis and problem management including management of ‎maintenance vendors.‎
  • ‎Strong communication and customer facing skills.‎
  • ‎Understanding of JEE technology and expertise in Unix scripting.
  • ‎Very good understanding and work experience of Unix and Windows Operating ‎Systems.‎
  • OnCall support and after hours deployment support.
  • Manage/troubleshoot/install J2EE Application Server Platform and Infrastructure (Websphere/JBoss/ Tomcat) across a mixed platform of web application server environments, covering the following:
  • Websphere Application Server 8.x and 7.x, TomCat 8.x, Spring Boot, Apache Web Server / IHS
  • Teamworks, Alfresco, Thunderhead and Harmony
  • Monitoring and Analysing tools like ITCAM and Splunk

It is expected that you will have the following skills and experience

  • Core Java/J2EE experience (5 years+ preferred)
  • Superior Knowledge of RedHat Linux, Apache, WebSphere, JBoss, Tomcat
  • Monitoring and Analysing Tools like ITCAM and Splunk
  • Expert Troubleshooting and problem solving .
  • Advanced Scripting Skills.
  • Expert Knowledge supporting of J2EE Application Servers.
  • Understanding of JAVA programming language
  • Experience in administration of CMS applications
  • Demonstrated ability to respond to critical system failures.
  • Strong knowledge surrounding change management practices.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience with technical documenting.
  • First class client facing skills.
  • Understanding of change management and IT Service Delivery principles.

In return, at Allianz you can expect to be ‎recognized for your commitment and rewarded for high performance with excellent employee ‎benefits and opportunities for ongoing career development.

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