Datapower Systems Engineer (Datapower Engineer) Foster City, California
Job Title: Sr. Datapower Systems Engineer
Location: Foster City, CA
Duration: 6+ Months
- Telephone interview followed by an In Person interview ***
The main functions for this position include: (1) Assist with firmware up grade of all DataPower appliance. (2) Assist with the upgrade of all DataPower appliances to newer models.
Qualifications / Education: Bachelor degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. 3-5+ years experience with DataPower Appliance; Experience with Web Services Proxy and Multiprotocol Gateway Must have hands on experience with Security policy within DataPower Must have knowledge of DataPower auditing and troubleshooting framework Experience with migrating Application specific objects, proxies and other objects between environments Experience with automated deployments strategies with DP Must have experience with version control and build management of Datapower objects Must have experience in installing the new devices and creating the network interfaces. Must have knowledge of the SOMA interface Must have prior knowledge of UDDI registry (preferably WSRR) Must have extended knowledge of Web Services development knowledge Must have extended experience with XSLT and Stylesheet development within DP Experience with development and/or administration in other WebSphere products (MQ, MessageBroker etc) a plus DP integration experience with Splunk for logging and monitoring is a plus
Responsibilities: Take direction from supervisor to implement on DataPower Upgrade Plan The DataPower Systems Engineer with be supporting 44 systems upgrades from XI50 to xi52 over 6-12 months. They will also be upgrading the firmware.
Required Skills: Strong working knowledge / experience in designing, implementing and supporting DataPower XI50/XI52 solutions are required (including design and development of MPGs, WSPs and XML Firewalls with experience in support, troubleshooting and tuning) Strong knowledge in any-to-any message transformation with advanced level of understanding / experience in XSLT is required. Experience in the analysis, architecture, documentation and promotion of messaging infrastructure solutions including the use of SOA solutions is desired (with emphasis on SOAP over HTTP and REST/JSON message transportation protocols) Strong working knowledge / experience with XML, XSLT, XSD, DTD and Namespaces required Strong working knowledge / experience with SOA (Web Services, WSDL and SOAP) in J2EE and .NET implementations are required.
Must have Skills: 3+ years of DataPower Engineering (must be comfortable with the appliance); Experience with firmware updates; experience with migrations from older to newer boxes Experience in the Financial sector is a plus. Experience in a 24/7/365 environment is a must.