WebSphere DataPower Engineer

NewGen Technologies is seeking WebSphere DataPower Engineer with experience and technical knowledge of web services, service-oriented architecture (SOA), and Enterprise Service Buses (ESB). The successful candidate will assist with Web Services architecture, design, development and implementation as well as integration on a Java/J2EE platform. The candidate will also provide input and develop solutions for WebSphere Datapower XI-50/XI-52.   Debug and solve problems using system development methodologies, techniques and tools. The candidate will perform SSL DataPower troubleshooting, services instrumentation, monitoring and logging and review/write scripts using various scripting languages.

Job Duty 1 with % of time – Architect new services based on customer's requirement - 25%
Job Duty 2 with % of time – Design and Configure DataPower services - 25%
Job Duty 3 with % of time – Write XSLT code based on customer's requirement - 25%
Job Duty 4 with % of time – Work with the Operation teams to debug and resolve major issues - 10%
Job Duty 5 with % of time – Perform deployment and configuration of new appliances -15% 

Required Skills:
• 4+ years application development and implementation experience
• Web services, service-oriented architecture (SOA), and Enterprise Service Buses (ESB)
• WebSphere Datapower XI-50/XI-52 solution developer
• XML, XSLT, and XPATH 
• Working knowledge of SOMA, SOAP, REST/ROA interfaces
• Web Services architecture, design, development, Integration skills on a Java/J2EE platform

Preferred Skills:
• Familiarity with general security concepts (authentication, authorization, encryption, digital signatures), PKI concepts, and SSL DataPower troubleshooting, services instrumentation, monitoring and logging 
• Experience with various tools including SoapUI and JMeter. 
• Experience with developing messaging solution using IBM WebSphere MQ 
• Experience opening PMR and trouble tickets to IBM 
• Experience with performance testing/monitoring and tuning