Middleware Technical Support Consultant (IBM iSeries)
Posted on Jan 8, 2020 by Easton Haines Consultancy
MiddleWare 3rd Line support Consultant
The Middleware Consultant will play a key role within the IT Middleware team and would suit a candidate with high technical aptitude who pays attention to detail at all times and focuses on providing 3rd Line Support to internal and external client infrastructures ans well as new project work.
The role will involve supporting Microsoft VMWare and IBM System iSeries environments with some further support required around IBM WebSphere administration, hosted on Linux. It would also be useful if the Middleware Consultant had some general systems administrations knowledge of other platforms to enable him/her to take an active role in supporting the wider environment.
The successful candidate will have:
- Strong 3rd Line Technical Support experience (MS Windows Server Support) and
- a good knowledge of IBM OS/400 Operating Systems.
- Exposure to IBM WebSphere is also required and/or IBM HTTP Server.
- Knowledge of Shell Scripting (Python, bash, Perl etc) is essential.
- Ideally educated to degree level (or equivalent), ITIL Foundation or above and/or IBM Certified System Administrator certification would be a bonus.
In return you will receive a salary of up to £45,000 and a first-class benefits scheme including, profit related bonus scheme, 24 days annual leave and life assurance of four times your salary. On completion of the probationary period you can also join the group pension plan and get access to private medical cover. A flexible benefits plan can also be enjoyed.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who is at the cutting edge of software and business services, offering enormous career potential (they are growing year on year). Continuous learning and development is a key part of this organizations culture and they offer a variety of training options to support their employees career and development.
Please apply either by using the link provided or by emailing your CV direct to me. Alternatively, you can call for more information on the number shown below.
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Please note that, unfortunately, due to the high level of applications, we are only able to respond to those candidates whose CVs match the job requirements.