Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an Middleware Administrator for a Contract assignment with one of our premier Financial Services clients in Jersey City, NJ. Responsibilities Perform middleware software installation and configuration based on industry best practices. Responsible for Supporting, performance tuning and maintenance of middleware software for Mizuho Enterprise Infrastructure. Responsible to participate in design sessions and collaborate with our development and Infrastructure planning teams in the design of middleware software. Responsible for resolving middleware infrastructure related issues. Responsible for performing complex systems design and analysis around middleware implementation. Responsible for supporting middleware on multiple platforms (Windows, Unix and Linux). Responsible for writing documentation to support middleware infrastructure. Responsible participating in middleware projects. Resolving issues in an efficient, effective and professional manner. Responsible for implementing all middleware security according to Mizuho's Security Policies in accordance with industry best practices. Responsible for maintaining good communication contacts with vendors, Head Office's systems support teams and local teams as needed; including interfacing with end users and next level management to provide technical consulting. Support the bank in any BCP Contingency events either onsite or remote support, Example could be bad weather (snow, rain) or could be transit strike just as an example. Required 7+ years IT Experience in financial institution. Proficiency in middleware concepts, design and operations. (Websphere, IBM MQ, etc) Very strong in working with middleware scripts and management tools. Strong knowledge of Operating Systems. (Windows, Unix, Linux, etc) Strong Communications skills required Required Skills: BCP DATA INTEGRITY DATABASE LINUX MAINTENANCE Preferred Skills Additional Skills: MIDDLEWARE SCHEMATICS UNIX BUSINESS PLANS DATABASES DOCUMENTATION NETWORK ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS PERFORMANCE TUNING SECURITY SECURITY POLICIES SELF MOTIVATED SYSTEMS DESIGN SYSTEMS SUPPORT TELECOMMUNICATIONS WEBSPHERE SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at Associated topics: administrator, http, infrastructure, network administrator, router, scom sccm, server, system center configuration manager, system center operations manager, tcp ip
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