Weblogic Application Engineer
Please note that this is a 1 year contract position. This is a mid-level E-commerce position requiring a minimum of bachelorrsquos degree in computer science or related field or has equivalent work experience. Must have at least 5 yearsrsquo experience in Weblogic product support. Must have strong administration support skills in Weblogic product support in an UNIX (SolarisLinux) environment, and strong communication and documentation skills. Be able to lead and coordinate the design, development, implementation and support of specialized business and technical information technology solutions. At least 5 years of application instrumentation systems design, deployment, and support experience required. This person is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Weblogic and will provide project planning and technical support to the application developers and application business owners. This resource will be the primary point of contact for Weblogic Product throughout the application life cycle. In this role, the individual will ensure Weblogic readiness compliance propose architectural solutions to support Weblogic requirements for high availability, reliability, security, etc. work with clients to develop and update migration project schedules and provide appropriate communications. Must be willing to handle complexity and troubleshoot various technical scenarios on various software platforms. This position requires offhours and regular weekend support. Required Skills andor Product Knowledge Need a resource fully knowledgeable with the Weblogic software. Must have experience with installing and configuring Weblogic on Solaris 10 Operating System. Must be able to provide installation, optimization, and troubleshooting support for the Weblogic and associated Weblogic products. Must be able to work with Developers who design, develop, code test and implement procedures to load the data warehouse according to the approved design and technical models incorporating the business rules and data requirements Document the modified application design, code, logic, packages, modules or triggers in the appropriate tool and update the operations manual. Will work with a team supporting the customer. Experience in installing, clustering, and doing performance tuning and troubleshooting for applications servers 5 years of Weblogic architecture experience including design, administration, configuration and integration with COTS products. Experience in integrating and deploying applications on Weblogic in a shared hosting environment Java and J2EE (5 years) XML and Web Services (3 -5 years) Experience in Performance Tuning Applications (3 ndash 5 years) Web infrastructure build and deployment (3-5 years) Working knowledge of production Web hosting environments is required UNIX and Shell Scripting (3 - 5 years) Strong knowledge of Solaris 8 and 10 administration Strong knowledge of HTTP and HTTPS Knowledge of TCPIP troubleshooting Working knowledge of other Internet protocols (eg, DNS, LDAP, Telnet, SMTP, SNMP) Strong communication skills, both verbal and written Ability to produce written documentation (procedures and work instructions) Knowledge of Perl, Korn, or Jython Strong knowledge of a web products (SunOne, Apache, or IPlanet) ndash 1 year Ability to coach junior administrators, foster new talent Strong verbal and written communication skills Ability to work effectively in a team, and with clients d) The following skills and experience are preferred Weblogic Certification Prefer experience in an ITIL environment Understanding of Various Software Platforms including Hyperion, Essbase, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Siteminder, Webfocus, Oracle, DB2 Connect, Sun Identity Manager, Connect Direct, MQ Series and LDAP, Hyperion, Essbase, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) Working knowledge of other Internet protocols (eg, DNS, LDAP, Telnet, SMTP, SNMP) Demonstration of initiative and results oriented with flexibility and tenacity, and the ability to continuously adjust priorities to reflect changing circumstances Strong diplomacy, assertiveness, influencing skills with commitment and ability to work in a dynamic crossorganizational team environment strong dedication to provide quality customer service Effective problem-solving skills and inherent decision-making ability Strong analytical skills including the ability to quickly identify the cause of issues with the system or determine if other teams need to be included in resolving an issue For consideration, please reference job number 3808.