WebSphere Systems Programmer for Z/OS

Closing Date: January 15, 2021

Job Responsibilities

  • Installing IBM’s WebSphere Application Server (WAS) software and is responsible for customization of the software on IBM’s z/OS.
  • Installing, implementing, and maintaining Java/J2EE application under WebSphere Application Server.
  • Implementing security management and auditing with RACF for z/OS and RACF/VM.
  • Implementing WAS authentication and authorization capabilities to secure administrative functions and applications.
  • Implementing, maintaining, and working with WAS stand-alone environment along with WAS cells, nodes, and servers.
  • Implementing, maintaining, and working daily with WAS Network Deployment (ND) to provide clustering, high availability, and Advanced management features for distributed configurations.
  • Customizing and maintaining WAS consisting of multiple application servers maintained from a central administration point as well as cluster application servers for workload distribution.
  • Using the deployment manager for central administration to manage a cell consisting of multiple nodes and node groups in a distributed server configuration.
  • Implementing WAS high availability manager service to eliminate single points of failure in any of the application servers.
  • Customizing WAS Server Plug-in to direct requests to the appropriate application server and performing workload balancing and fail-over among servers in a cluster.
  • Using job manager daily to provide management capabilities for multiple stand-alone application servers, administrative agents and deployment managers.
  • Customizing WAS profiles to support runtime environments.
  • Supporting WebSphere Application Server tools and development environments along with aiding application deployments and developers.
  • Implementing an automated build process to provide a simple and convenient method for developers to accomplish builds for development, test, and production environments.
  • Providing guidance and assisting the application developer areas in planning for serviceability and problem determination processes.
  • Planning and executing recovery of WebSphere Application Server system software and applications during a Disaster Recovery.

Education & Other Requirements

  • Bachelor or higher in IT, Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years of experience Websphere Application server’s
  • Candidate must be available in Qatar with transferable visa only who can join immediately.