Jun 18, 2024


Middleware and Infra Engineering role

About the Role

Major accountabilities:

  • Familiarity with AWS/Azure cloud
  • Apache base-image tar balls and Maven package creation
  • Automation playbooks creations in Ansible and Yaml for middleware stacks (WebLogic , JBoss, Apache, Tomcat, IIS)
  • Build middleware platform along with IT security experts
  • Prepare middleware platform interfaces like SFTP, Proxy, NTP servers
  • Prepare security baselines for Apache, IIS, Java, F5, JBoss, Apache, Tomcat
  • Revision and testing of middleware security baselines and hardening
  • Build custom middleware packages based on business requirements
  • Evaluate middleware patches and prepare custom installers for middleware platform
  • Assessment of security requirements for middleware stacks as per IMF controls.
  • Creation of installation documents and work instructions for all middleware stacks (WebLogic, JBoss, Apache, Tomcat, IIS)
  • CI/CD Pipeline creation and deployment for containerized framework
  • Engineering of installation IQs and work instructions, (i.e. OpenShift, Kubernetes cluster, JBoss, NGINX, .NET Framework, Apache, Apache Tomcat, IIS, Java, OHS, WebLogic, F5, and AVI Installers)
  • Technical Specification as architecture changes per design
  • Generate reports on current capacity and produce demand forecast
  • Point of escalation for External Suppliers and Operations Support team
  • Review and make proposals for architectural changes
  • Provides detailed input regarding middleware platform designs and solutions per component
  • Application Onboarding:  
  • -        Review requirements / Connectivity / classification

    -        Adherence to Sec Req (cf. IT Security Template)

    -        Create diagrams -

    -        Request servers - 

    -        Assign Server to the appropriate subnets which would require Networking knowledge

    -        Support and guide for dedicated environments team to onboard App to DR

  • Firewall Security Policies Review, Cleaning
  • Participate in enhancement activities (example, security enhancement, ....) -
  • Act as SPOC with SPE Team for new requirements
  • Act as SPOC with ITSec for any findings / questions related to DMZ
  • Monitor # of used IP address / request new VLAN when necessary (Request VLAN/ Switch configuration / ...)
  • Act as SPOC for troubleshooting activities to help people to get end to end understanding about the traffic flow

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