Jumar Solutions Ltd Birmingham, UK
We are assisting our Financial Services client in their search for a contract SOA Administrator to be based in their Birmingham City Centre office. Job Purpose To administer, manage our Oracle WebLogic/SOA infrastructure with a complementary responsibility to support the company's underlying technologies such as AIX/Linux systems. Responsibilities Support of the production and pre-production of our WebLogic/SOA environments day to day. Support of the production and pre-production of our Unix environments. Ensure the group's infrastructure performs within the SLA. Ensure the security, integrity of the Unix/Linux Systems. Planning and implementation of WebLogic/SOA upgrades. Measure and maintain SOA and UNIX infrastructure against SLA and performance metrics. Planning and implementation of upgrades. Ensure systems are at current optimum recommended software levels. Responsible for providing support and skills coaching for other team members Keep up-to-date on current technology and makes recommendations to management. Produce management reporting information as requested. Identify, recommend and implement improvements that will improve processes, controls and procedures. The Candidate Proven experience of SOA/WebLogic technologies. Proven experience of Linux/Redhat/AIX OS environments. Provide technical advice and guidance to users and IT in line with current best practises. Produce documentation to best practise and standards. Knowledge and experience of Tomcat/Apache. Knowledge of SAN technologies and technologies. Participate in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation. Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise work based on the needs of the department and its overall goals. Good communications skills. A good understanding of ITIL.