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Middleware Server Administrator with Java Experience

Posted on Dec 11, 2019 by VIQTOR DAVIS NA

Houston, TX 77001
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Middleware Server Administrator:

With Java Experience

Job Description

In this position, the individual will assist with overseeing and performing a variety of tasks for applications based on Tibco's EBX platform (Java/ Tomcat). This position will work from a prioritized Kanban board task list. Whereat any given time, the individual may be required to perform any and/or all tasks individually or in a team setting.

This will include:

  • Performing Software Upgrades
  • Ensuring maintenance activities are being performed regularly
  • Ensuring Java/Tomcat application(s) and associated components are performing to their fullest potential
  • Addressing any additional issues that arise

    Monitoring and Performance

  • Monitor and take corrective action for Server, Application, and Database
  • Implement performance enhancements as defined by team
  • Provide the project team with MDM expertise, along with the best practice experience that MDM has garnered various implementations.

    Application Maintenance

  • Log management
  • Purge Jobs
  • Clean up Dataspaces
  • Arrange shutdown of EBX app. (Tomcat) or Database per solution needs
  • Define, Backup, and Recover processes

    General Administration

  • Assist with Remediating Vulnerabilities of platform
  • Assist with Troubleshooting of general platform issues
  • Use TFS system track progress and status of product backlog tickets and tasks
  • Proven analysis, decision making, organizational, and planning skills and a desire to continuously learn new skills
  • Works with Project Manager (PM) for specific matters of scope, tasks, and resources

Ideal Experience

  • Thorough understanding of Application Servers
  • Hands-on experience with Apache Tomcat
  • Experience managing production Java applications
  • Direct experience with the Orchestra/Tibco EBX product
  • At least 5 years' experience with hands-on implementation of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions
  • Provide platform and system integration defect resolution support for Tomcat Server
  • Experience with Jenkins build and deploy platform benefits
  • Ability to test, document, and implement Java applications
  • Logical thinking and Troubleshooting skills for computer systems
  • Able to provide after-hours support when required
  • The ability to work with the end-user community
  • Familiarity with open source technologies
  • CI/CD concepts
  • Jenkins
  • Log/event management tools
  • Positive and outgoing personality

    Required Experience

  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a fast pace environment, while ensuring the highest levels of quality and accuracy
  • Must have hands-on experience working within an agile team setting
  • Strong ability to self-motivate when completing tasks
  • Strong team communication skills and ability to ask questions when needed
  • At least 5 years' experience with advanced Java development
  • At least 2 years' experience with advanced Platform Tuning
  • Proven hands-on experience hosting, running, and balancing web applications
  • At least 5 years' experience with large and complex data management projects
  • Experience working with developers, testers, and end runners
  • Familiarity with networking and firewall concepts
  • At least 2 years' experience delivering IT Services and/or Consulting projects within a consulting organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences


  • Houston, TX-based individual is preferred

**Due to the nature of services we provide and our clients, we conduct a strict criminal background check. Applicants must be eligible to work within the United States or be able to provide the proper documentation allowing them to work within the U.S. upon company offer.

**VIQTOR DAVIS NA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law.

Reference: 810306526

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