Job Category: Information Technology

Sr Middleware Engineer (BC)

Job Location: Tarrytown, NY

Tarrytown, NY - Major Holding Bank

Provide direction and take responsibility for the entire development of projects, including: planning, time estimation, requirements gathering, analysis, design, testing, conversion and implementation. Lead activities of staff members assigned to Linux and Websphere related projects. Monitor environment and provide remediation as necessary.

Job Specific Responsibilities and Duties:

Lead project analysis, design, and implementation. Provide mentoring to less experienced staff members. Lead meetings with end users and department personnel. Install hardware/software and provide on-call support for production systems. Create and test application scripts through Bank's method of application deployment. Provide accurate and reliable status to management. Research service packs and patches. Leverage current services and research new services to maximize productivity. Plan, schedule, review, and supervise work assignments. Monitor the current Linux, Microsoft, VMWare and Websphere environment. Build new Linux, Microsoft and VMWare virtual servers. Design and implement solutions to meet Bank needs.


Bachelor's degree (preferably in Computer Science) or equivalent combination of education and experience that provides skill and abilities to perform the job. Four to six years of experience as a systems engineer for Linux focused work. Individual should have outstanding troubleshooting skills. Ability to identify, prioritizes, and remedies problems quickly. The following technologies would be a plus: Websphere/IHS 6, 7 administrations. Experience with virtual technologies (Qemu+KVM, VmWare), SAN/NAS storage technologies and file systems management (NFS, iSCSI, multipathing, Linux LVM, etc), software based HA clustering, and load balancing technologies (F5). Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Technical Requirements:

The Senior Systems Engineer position requires expertise in current Linux distributions, Microsoft Operating Systems, and ESX's VMWare.

Business Requirements:

The Senior Systems Engineer position requires personal interaction with the Bank community and the IT Staff.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

Ability to meet difficult deadlines, both individually and as a project team. Maintain a good working relationship with IS personnel and the Bank's business community. Creation of presentation quality documents for management. Ability to communicate, orally and written, in a clear and concise manner. Ability to provide reliable and informative project status to management. Keep informed of current industry developments and technology. An understanding and evaluation of business implications of system development and maintenance. Ability to lead and/or facilitate functional design sessions with management. Leadership in project analysis, design and implementation.

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120K + Bonus

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