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Middleware Systems Engineer - Jboss, Apache, Tomcat, Unix/Linux

Role: Middleware Systems Engineer - Jboss, Apache, Tomcat, Unix/Linux

Location: London

Salary: £400-450/day

Duration: 3 months

Start Date: ASAP

Our London based financial services client is currently looking for a Middleware Systems Engineer to join them on an initial 3 month contract. The successful candidate will be part of a programme to upgrade IT business systems, applications and related infrastructure, specifically dedicated to Unix and Middle tier (J2EE application servers, web servers), working on multiple system upgrade projects.

Role responsibilities will include:

- All system upfront preparation activities

- Deployment of Java applications, configuration of Jboss, SSL and Tomcat

- Working with Windows team to build VMs within vCenter

- Assist application teams on Java applications hosted on JBoss migrations using elevated rights within UNIX i.e. root

- Build and configure OS and migrate applications and work with DBA to move associated databases from old environments to new

- Assist with decommission activities as and when required

- Troubleshooting and resolving any environment and access/rights issues

- Support weekend release implementations and provide input into implementation and back-out plans

Experience required:

- Experience with installation, configuration and administration of Jboss and Tomcat Application Server and Apache web server in an Enterprise environment

- Strong Red Hat and Oracle Linux operating system installation and administration experience on VMware

- Implementation and configuration of SSL in an enterprise environment

- Jboss, Tomcat and Apache system administration, troubleshooting, monitoring, problem resolution, system security and change implementation

- Excellent knowledge and deployment experience of Java technologies such as Struts, Swing, Angular, JSP and web services

- Maintenance fixes and upgrades to Jboss and Tomcat

If this role is of interest then please respond with an up to date copy of your CV for more information.