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IBM Middleware Administrator in BANGALORE, India


Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As Middleware Administrator, you are responsible to installing/configuring middleware products and installing fixpacks /updates for middleware products


  • Requesting and installing SSL certificates

  • Documenting install, set up and configuration tasks

  • Maintaining/trimming logs

  • Adding additional servers to a cluster (e.g. WAS cluster)

  • Performing weekend maintenance tasks (per rotation list with other members)

  • Ensuring backups are taken on the servers

  • Validating backup restore capability

  • Setting up and configuring LDAP replication to a secondary server

  • Setting up and configuring DB2 High Availability Disaster Recovery (HADR)

  • Day to day steady state support of the in-scope Identity Provisioning tools

  • Performing system monitoring and working with the team to automate monitoring/alerting for the end to end solution

  • Working with Level 2 personnel to asses open issues and determine the correct problem resolution

  • Participating in long-term solution environment architecture discussions/design, including Disaster Recovery

  • Participating in any re-engineering of existing tooling for cloud enablement, where technically feasible

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in IT industry

  • Proficient in installation, testing, troubleshooting, configuration, and support of a Global provisioning system for IBM

  • Expertise in WebSphere Application Server (WAS), UNIX, UNIX shell scripting, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) and DB2, as well as a suite of skills that will support this initiative)

  • Expertise to install, support, and troubleshooting Admin level skills in UNIX, WAS, LDAP and DB2

  • Experience in Unix shell scripting

  • Proven written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to document desk procedures (e.g. install, backup, etc.)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience in Java, JavaEE, XML, HTML, JavaScript, Tivoli Directory Integrator (TDI)

  • Experience with IBM Security Identity Manager (ISIM) 6.0 or IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (ITIM) 5.1

  • Familiarity with Linux and Windows Operating Systems and Unix file system

  • Experience with implementing Disaster Recovery solutions

  • MQ product knowledge

  • Agile methods and tools, including Git/Github

About Business Unit

We, at the IBM Chief Information Office (CIO) are a dynamic group of business, strategy and technology professionals, who provide top-of-the-line industry consulting, application and business process delivery, and follow agile values and principles. CIO is at the forefront of the digital reinvention of key applications used across IBM globally, providing value-led and asset-powered end-to-end solutions.

We are a cross-functional organization that provides IT applications and infrastructure services to IBM Business Units and to IBMers worldwide. Our mission is to provide a productive environment for everyone at IBM. We do this by leading with Design to drive simplicity and ease of use, Engineering the systems that own the business, and Innovating to transform the business. We continually Deepen our Agile practices while ensuring we Secure the Enterprise.

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About IBM

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Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.