Senior Middleware Engineer (AWS)




Sacramento, CA

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    Position summary


    The Senior Middleware Engineer applies deep technical expertise in Oracle WebLogic and other middleware and cloud platform technologies, to the design, implementation, testing, and ongoing support of our middleware and cloud infrastructure.

    Responsibilities include:

    Troubleshoots and resolves middleware issues across development, testing, and production environments in both on premise and cloud environments.

    • Performs deployments of custom code/software

    • Installs, configures, and manages middleware applications Amazon Web Services (AWS), working with internal service groups as required to ensure system availability and uptime meet project requirements

    • Develops scripts to automate systems administration and monitoring activities

    • Analyzes monitoring results to produce recommendations for improving performance and operational efficiency of middleware components

    • Works with Infrastructure Architect on issues related to middleware infrastructure design and architecture and assists with Proof Of Concept testing

    • Works with peers within and beyond the Operations team to define and characterize complex technology or process problems and develop & implement new solutions

    • As needed, assists with the development of Operations white papers, proposals, and other documentation

    Required qualifications to be successful in this role

    What you'll bring

    • 2 years of Oracle WebLogic 14 Application Server Administration experience

    • 5 years of Oracle WebLogic Application Server Administration experience (all versions)

    • Oracle Certified Professional (Preferred), Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Administrator Certification (Preferred)

    • 5 or more years of AWS administration experience, including API Gateway, S3, ECS, EKS, Fargate, EC2, Lambda, WAF, and CloudTrail

    • 5 or more years deploying Infrastructure as Code using tools such as CloudFormation or Terraform

    • 5 or more years working in an environment with automated CI/CD pipelines

    • 5 years' experience with Active Directory, LDAP or equivalent technologies

    • Experience with Oracle Access Manager

    • Ability to exercise independent judgment in driving technical problems to resolution

    • Excellent troubleshooting and root cause-analysis skills

    • Excellent working knowledge of Windows and Linux server technologies

    • Experience working with third party service providers such as vendors and internal support groups

    • Ability to exercise independent judgment in driving technical problems to resolution

    • Ability to plan and implement change for enterprise systems and adhere to standard change management processes

    • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills


    • 3-5 years of Unix/Linux System Administration experience

    • AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification

    • Experience administering Informatica and Qlik application platforms

    • Experience working in an outsourced/managed services environment with some client-facing responsibilities (e.g. technical discussions with the client)

    • Familiarity with Atlassian (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, Bitbucket) and other DevOps tools

    • Strong Working knowledge of Local and Wide area networking technologies

    • Experience support fast-paced development environments utilizing Agile and DevOps methodologies

    • Ability to communicate complex technical information to less technical staff (e.g. CGI management and client staff)

    • Strong understanding of broader technology context (e.g. network and database technologies)

    • Ability to mentor other team members in areas of technical expertise

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    Why you should apply for a job to CGI:

  • 59% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • We offer our employees great flexible working options all over the world
  • Thanks to our members, we've been named a #TopWorkplace by the Washington Post again in 2021
  • Forbes Names CGI one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms