MQ Solace Messaging Sr Consultant

$120,000 - $128,000 yearly
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  • Naperville, IL, USA
  • Aug 19, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job description
 
This company's Enterprise Middleware Service team is looking for a senior messaging system engineer to help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot the bank’s rapidly expanding IBM MQ and Solace messaging infrastructure.  You will be part of a talented team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage all environments (Development, Testing and Production) of IBM MQ/solace
  • Install, configure and provide support for functional and performance testing of additional features of modern messaging system.
  • Work with application developers in POCs to design solutions with novel and advanced product features
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability by monitoring and testing application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Design and maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Design of expansion of current cluster and integration of existing cluster with cloud
  • Architect the roadmap for messaging systems in the bank
  • Provide 3rd level support and act as a technical leader of offshore support team
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
 
Qualifications: Required:
BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
Minimum of 6 to 10 years of IBM MQ and Solace administration experience
  • 5+ years of experience with messaging API developer support ( JMS, dotNet etc.)
  • 5+ years of architecting, designing and administration of IBM MQ including Pub/Sub. 
  • 3+ years of architecting, designing and administration of Solace
  • 5+ years of scripting for deployment and configuration
  • 5+ years troubleshooting unexpected IBM MQ and Solace problems
  • 3+ years of experience with DevOps and automation 
  • Ansible automation skills 
Preferred :
  • Experience with IBM MQ Advanced RDQM 
  • Prior Java programming skill 
  • Knowledge of Kafka messaging system