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Websphere T&E Software Engineer 

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Req Number KSI13-0006  
Category Information Technology  
Division Koniag Services, Inc.  
Location KSI Durham  

Koniag Services, Inc. is immediately hiring a full time Websphere T&E Software Engineer to work at our customer site in Durham, NC. This is a direct, full time position with our company.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, and a PTO program.

The engineer will review both systems and application code including system dumps and logs to identify and resolve availability and performance issues currently being encountered which include out of resource abends, excessive resource consumption, and WebSphere performance.

Candidate must be able to obtain a Public Trust security clearance.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Provide Mainframe System programming support and support the stabilization of current WAS environments.
  • Build and document WebSphere cells on PPF, MISF, Integration, HAF, and IHAF.
  • Configure the WebSphere variables for each cell and for each application server.
  • Configure the LDAP registry, the CICS connections, the IBM HTTP servers and plug-ins.
  • Create the self-signed server certificate, TCP port definitions for each application server.
  • Install and configure IBM ITCAM AD on each server.



Position Requirements
  • BS Degree and 9 years experience or Masters and 7 years experience required
  • Experience installing and maintaining mainframe systems software.
  • Knowledge of a WebSphere monitoring tool, either ITCAM or Introscope.
  • Experience using SMP/E.
  • Experience debugging mainframe system software problems.
  • Experience providing performance and tuning recommendations.
  • Knowledge of a scripting tool, preferably Jython and REXX.
  • Experience using ITCAM AD software
  • WebSphere Z/OS Required
  • Experience working with technology industry and architecture
  • Experience working with technical products, vendors, and families of technology
  • Must successfully pass Minimum Background Investigation (MBI).
  • Strong communication skills required
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot and resolve issues
Travel Requirements N/A  
Security Clearance SSA Public Trust  
About our Company KSI is an innovative, Information Technology (IT) services and solutions provider with in-depth experience in complex enterprise environments supporting Civilian and other Federal Agency mission-critical requirements. Designed to improve the operational capabilities and organizational efficiency of government agencies through state-of-the-art technology, people and processes, our core services include:

• Helpdesk Service Solutions (HDSS)
• Data Center Operations and Enterprise IT Networking Solutions
• Assistive Technologies Solutions
• Information Sharing / Common Operational Picture (COP) Solutions

Our highly qualified and certified professional leaders and partners invest time to develop a comprehensive operational understanding of our client's internal and external requirements. This understanding shapes the design, development, testing and deployment of every project, ensuring client satisfaction and setting KSI apart from the competition. KSI sustains success through our committed corporate leadership, well qualified teams, strategic partners, unrelenting client focus, and consistent delivery of innovative and high quality solutions. Our client-centric culture has earned us numerous accolades and a reputation as a partner of choice in tackling mission essential requirements. KSI has been the recipient of the Washington Technology Magazine's Fast 50, and the Washington Business Journal's Top 25 Technology Companies.

Our Equal Opportunity Policy KSI is an equal opportunity employer. Shareholder Preference in accordance with Public Law 88-352  

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