Future Opportunities for MQ & WebSphere Middleware Administrators Location: either Saint John or Florenceville, New Brunswick and Montreal Quebec.You must be fully bilingual to be considered for the Montreal, Quebec opportunities. Job DescriptionSince receiving the Randstad Award for Canada's Most Attractive Employer (ranked #1 in 2015), IBM is expanding its New Brunswick footprint by growing its IT Services Centre. We are currently interviewing for future opportunities, and we invite you to apply and be first in line to be considered for these upcoming positions. Through partnership and collaboration, IBM is planting the economic development seeds to help transition New Brunswick into a knowledge worker economy that can positively tackle challenges for the benefit of all Canadians and organizations around the world. Will you join us?As an IBMer, you can change the way the world works. Join IBM and be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers—people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world’s top business and technology professionals. Network in an open, friendly, and flexible work environment where diversity is embraced and new, creative ways of thinking are encouraged and supported. There is no better place to launch or further your career. We are seeking to hire for the following Middleware roles:MQ Systems AdministratorWeb Application Middleware System AdministratorWebSphere Application Server System Administrator (Distributed platform)MQ System Administrator As a System Admin, provide infrastructure support on IBM/WebSphere MQ products. Specifically; MQ Managers and MQ Brokers on the Mainframe, UNIX and WINDOWS platforms. There are a few other related products on UNIX and Windows platforms.Web Application Middleware System AdministratorAs a Middleware System Administrator, provide infrastructure support on various middleware products. Specifically; IIS, MS CRM Dynamics and Biztalk, as well as many other products on the Windows platforms.WebSphere Application Server System Administrator As a WebSphere System Administrator, provide infrastructure support on WebSphere Application Server and various other middleware products. Specifically; WebSphere Application Server of family products, web servers and other associated web infrastructure middleware products on mid-range platforms. Other type of products are also included on a variety of platforms.General Responsibilities• Install or Uninstall in scope software• Configure and administer in scope software• Apply software patches, hotfixes, and service packs to in scope software• Perform in scope system software level recovery• Maintain Operational Procedures documentation for Middleware operations.• Perform startup and shutdown of in scope middleware• Deploy customer application code/content changes• Create, implement, manage scripts• Perform L2 problem determination and problem resolution on in scope software• Perform root cause analysis of in scope software outages• Manage problem tickets per Problem Management process• Open help requests with software vendor support• Implement and test changes to in scope software• Create and manage change tickets per Change Management Process• Conduct security compliance activities per contractual security requirements• Maintain in scope software security compliance• Perform and report results of in scope software health checks• Manage SSL Certificates and Keys• Perform in scope product log file rotation, pruning, and archiving• Work on projects as assigned, including sizing, planning and implementation activities.• Part of an on-call support team in rotation providing 7X24 support.• Provide on-site support for Disaster Recovery and its testing.• Execute changes off-hours.APCCA
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