Middleware Administrator

New York, NY - Posted on: Monday 05/02/16

Description

Job Description

The Financial Information Services Agency (FISA) has a vacancy for a Middleware Administrator to support ongoing production maintenance and phased rollout implementation of the HR, Benefits, and Timekeeping functions of HR/Payroll systems.

Primary Responsibilities include:

This role will be a technical position responsible for the installation, maintenance, and configuration or our Middleware (WAS, MQ, PeopleSoft, Cognos) infrastructure. Tasks will include supporting the infrastructure of critical citywide applications. This person will function as one of the technical administrators for the group and work with various teams, and will need to have the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines.

Qualifications

Minimum Qual Requirements

1. A master's degree in computer science from an accredited college and three years of progressively more responsible, full-time, satisfactory experience using information technology in computer applications programming, systems programming, computer systems development, data telecommunications, database administration, planning of data/information processing, user services, or area networks at least 18 months of this experience must have been in an administrative, managerial or executive capacity in the areas of computer applications programming, systems programming, computer systems development, data telecommunications, data base administration, or planning of data processing or in the supervision of staff performing these duties; or 
2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and four years of experience as described in "1" above; or 
3. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent approved by a State's department of education or recognized accrediting organization and six years of experience as described in "1" above; or 
4. A satisfactory combination of education and experience equivalent to "1", "2" or "3" above. However, all candidates must have at least a four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent approved by a State's department of education or recognized accrediting organization and must possess at least three years of experience as described in "1" above, including the 18 months of administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory experience as described in 
"1" above. 
Qualification Requirements (continued) 
NOTE: The following types of experience are not acceptable: superficial use of preprogrammed software without complex programming, design, implementation or management of the product; use of word processing packages; use of a hand held calculator; primarily the entering or updating of data in a system; the operation of data processing hardware or consoles.

Preferred Skills

- Extensive experience as a Middleware Administration, specifically in WebSphere Application Server and/or Oracle WebLogic
- Experience in administration of other associated middleware products like IBM MQ, IBM WebSphere Message Broker, Oracle Web Logic, Cognos
- Experience with PeopleSoft is highly desired
- Experience in understanding and debugging Java errors
- Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
- Ability to work with a team of technical professionals
- Perform upgrades and patch installations
- Strong knowledge of Server virtualization, debugging, and tuning
- Strong Knowledge of Oracle RAC Architecture integration and configuration
- Ability to plan and prioritize work and meet project deadlines
- Self-motivated and work well with other groups

Additional Information

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To Apply

External applicants please visit https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/ to apply to Job ID # 239790. Current NYC employees may apply via Employee Self Service (ESS). While all complete applications will be given consideration, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted by FISA. 

FISA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Hours/Shift

Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Residency Requirement

New York City Residency is not required for this position.