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SR Enterprise Platform Services in Raleigh, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

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Job #:  815206

Advance your career in information technology (IT) with The World’s Leading Health Care Diagnostics Company

 

Each day, our client's employees have an opportunity to build rewarding careers and experience the satisfaction of knowing that the work they do can help save lives.  If you are looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, connect to our client.

 

Job Description:

The Enterprise Platform Services team at our client is seeking a talented and motivated Sr. Middleware and Cloud Engineer for an exciting opportunity.  You will be responsible for researching, architecting, and engineering solutions for their Enterprise Platform Services team.

 

The Sr. Middleware and Cloud Engineer leverages broad technical knowledge of public, private, and hybrid cloud architectures to deliver solutions which align with the guiding principles of a stable, scalable, and secure environment.  The individual will leverage automation technologies to rapidly deliver environments while maintaining configuration management across the enterprise.  Additionally, you will work collaboratively with the architecture, security, development, DevOps, and QA teams to ensure that projects are delivered on time with the highest quality standards.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

•Architecting, building, and operating highly available, fault tolerant, scalable, and secure systems on premise and in the cloud

•Design of application components that are standards based, highly performant, and comply with organizational standards and procedures

•Function as team leader with responsibility to set direction on technologies, processes, and procedures within the team.

•Lead efforts to develop standard practices, components, guidelines for use of complex technology components.

 

Skills Required:

•Experience using automation technologies such as Ansible to automate server builds, installation, configuration, and change management

•Experience in the design and configuration of IBM WebSphere Application Sever, IBM Integration Bus, IBM MQ, IBM DataPower Gateway, and IBM API Connect

•Experience in the design and configuration of AWS services such as VPC, ECS, Auto Scaling, ELB, ALB, EC2, S3, IAM, Security Groups

•Experience working with web servers such as Apache or Nginx

•Experience working with application servers such as Apache Tomcat, Node.js, or RedHat JBoss

•Experience working with micro-service technologies such as Docker

•Solid understanding of network topology and technologies such as firewalls, load-balancers, DNS, VPN, NAT

•Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities with strong organization and planning skill-set

•Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

 

Skills Preferred:

•Experience and strong knowledge of DevOps 

•Experience supporting and troubleshooting Java applications, SOA, web services (REST and SOAP)

•Knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle methodologies and process flows

•Experience working in Agile Teams and Daily Scrums

•Experience working within a hybrid cloud deployment model

 

Qualifications:

•Bachelor-level degree in engineering, information technology, or computer science is required.  Master’s degree is preferred.

•Minimum 5 years of information technology experience, including architecture and design experience in middleware and cloud environments.  10+ years is preferred.

 

Competitive candidates for this role will possess the following:

•Goal oriented with high standards for quality and performance

•Adaptability and willingness to learn new tools and applications 

•Advanced problem solving and troubleshooting skills and the ability to facilitate the resolution of complex issues with innovative solutions

•Ability to lead discussions with all levels of the organization and provide balanced information of an idea or communication of an issue regardless of written or verbal 

•Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments

•Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load and meet project deadlines 

•Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across project teams 

•Ability to work a flexible schedule to accommodate project deadlines 

•Strong mentoring skills

 

 

All qualified candidates, please send resume to Alexandra @ aweethee@apexsystemsinc.com

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.