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Database & Middleware Manager

Job title: Database & Middleware Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Industry: IT & Telecoms
Start Date: 12/05/2021
Salary: 0.00
Reference: 31250
Contact name: Wei Yi Lee
Contact email: weiyi@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

My client is a leading global business in the maritime industry. We are looking for Manager (Database & Middleware) to support Group Network Terminal Infrastructure (GNTI). He/ she will be responsible in the area of DB & Middleware design, sizing, support and maintenance. He/ she must have an in-depth understanding of the technology, trend and technical components of databases (IBM DB2, MySQL & MarieDB) and Middleware (IBM WebSphere, Apache, TomEE, Kafka, etc) and be able to provide advice to the application teams.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design, document, create, and modify server configurations that are highly available and scalable for Middleware and Databases.
  • Administer & modify existing middleware & database configuration to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance.
  • Design and develop a Monitoring solution for the entire Global Terminal Operating System suite of applications and its underlying infrastructure (Hardware, Operating System, Middleware, and Databases)
  • Responsible for Capacity management which includes Capacity analysis, review and planning.
  • Design, implement, execute and validate backup and DR plans for application infrastructure.
  • Implement patches, updates, and fixes for middleware and databases as necessary following established Change Management processes.
  • Perform database administration, fine tuning and troubleshooting.
  • Provide Level-3 on-call support for middleware and database issues.
  • Act as technical liaison for the application deployment teams on projects and support.
  • Plan, implement and manage the various software environments required for product application development and test as well as customer deployment and support.
  • Work with development vendors and internal staff to achieve objectives.
  • Handle project management for projects relating to databases/middleware.


  • 5-6 years of proven hands-on experience in administering, design, deployment and support of the following products; Middleware (IBM WebSphere, Apache, TomEE, Kafkaetc) and Database (IBM DB2, MySQL & MarieDB).
  • JEE application servers, preferably IBM Websphere Application Server and TomEE.
  • Relational Databases administration, preferably IBM DB2 and MarieDB
  • Application and Systems monitoring tools which handles up to application transaction level
  • AIX/Linux operating system scripting and administration
  • Optional: IBM i-Series operating system scripting and administration Business Skills

Please send your resume directly to weiyi@formativesearch.com. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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