This individual will be directly involved in the engineering and architecture of HPC environment and will set the go forward model for the Securities HPC environment. They will work with development and technical support teams on application and/ or patch installation, configuration, systems integration, testing, user acceptance testing, deployment and post go-live support. They will be part of the 24X7 escalation support process for all Securities Platform Management environments.
location: North Brunswick, New Jersey
job type: Contract
salary: $47.50 - 53.43 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
The successful candidate must possess solid problem solving, analytical, technical, written and oral communication skills. The position will take a key role in support and implementation of application infrastructure that requires collaboration across various infrastructure teams to integrate best practices and efficiencies into production environments while mitigating risk through testing and capacity planning.
Design, develop and maintain IMDG platform based on Oracle Coherence
Design and develop underlying architecture to incorporate grid framework required for application and data capabilities
Experience in design, analysis and implementation of the Oracle Coherence in-memory data grid
Experience architecting scalable and distributed solutions
Working with other IMDG solutions like Gemfire, Hazlecast, terracotta etc.
Work with Infrastructure teams to translate architecture blueprints into detailed infrastructure definitions/templates that can be used to build out the infrastructure stack using firm standard automation tools.
For Oracle Coherence - region sizes, cache sizes, replication settings, TTL settings, etc
Work with Architecture to create architecture/infrastructure diagrams covering Load Balancers, proxies, reverse proxies, application servers, databases, caches, queues, connectivity to trading systems (FIX protocol etc).
For Load Balancers, proxies - configurations, resiliency requirements, failover capabilities, etc
Strong working expertise in Unix scripting ( Shell, Perl, Python, Jython )
Strong experience in Middleware design and analysis with Java/J2EE technology support
skills: Must have 3 areas:
Caching technology: Coherence (used here so preferred over the others), or Hazelcast (open source product similar to Coherence), or Gemfire
Java/J2EE programming support (to help the Developers who code in Java)
LINUX (must know Linux day to day operations since they use a Linux based platform)
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.