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Digital Solution Consultant Sr. Advisor

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Date: Oct 21, 2021

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 154316 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Digital Solution Consultant Sr. Advisor to join our team in Irving, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

 

A group company within NTT DATA currently seeking a JBoss/Pega middleware resource to join our Pega digital practice. Reporting to the solution/delivery leadership, this resource will manage the collaboration between infrastructure and middleware teams to ensure smooth and efficient operation of PEGA runtime environment. This resource will have experience in working with project teams to provide expert advice on Pega environments including design, and implementation of infrastructure from specifications, configuration, and deployment of Pega PRPC, back-end resources connectivity and monitoring/troubleshooting of complex PEGA applications. 

The ideal candidate must have a strong background, be hands-on, and come prepared and ready to administer Pega environments. Strong business acumen along with strong communication skills (both oral and written) is an absolute must. Pega Administrators are expected to think independently, but also must value teamwork as they are responsible for overall health of software platform in a collaborative setting.

Specific responsibilities of the new Pega System Administrator will be:

 

•Work with the leadership and development teams to ensure that designs effectively accommodate long-term maintainability, supportability, robustness, and scalability of software solutions

•Keep abreast of patches including minor and major version releases

•Regular RAP deployments from non-production through production environments

•Evaluating merits and risks of upgrades; coordinating with appropriate staff to execute patches to deployed applications; monitoring day-to-day operational health of deployed applications

•Responsible for maintaining operational health of PEGA PRPC application

•Responsible for updating appropriate system level documentation and knowledge base documentation

•Advise development team on performance improving solutions

•Responsible for the overall health and performance of an application's environment.

•Conduct DR drills on a scheduled basis

•Good troubleshooting and RCA skills.

•Willing to provide 24/7 on call support.

•Pega PRPC development portal administration experience (new rule set imports, user management, agent management etc …).

•Configuring Pega PRPC SMA nodes.

•Experience with Pega PRPC expose and resave utilities/scripts.

•Experience in managing SSL certs on the web and the application servers.

•Experience in writing and editing bash, korn, PowerShell scripts for automating tasks etc

•Experience in configuring the appropriate web plugins between the web and the app servers.

•Experience with application/platform performance monitoring tools such as PAL, PMI, AES and Windows Performance Monitor

•Experience in configuring and optimizing JDBC connectivity with the backend DB servers.

•Experience in – PEGA Admin Windows, MQ Linux, MSSQL,

•Authentication Service, Reporting, Agents and Ruleset Management.

•Strong experience in the Analysis and Tuning of RDBMS

•Good Knowledge of how monitoring tools work (e.g., Hostmon)

•Use proven communication skills to collaborate with the business to understand/influence business requirements and presentation skills.

•Good knowledge of networks, firewalls, VIPs and TCP/IP.

•Good understanding of F5, VIPs and load balances.

•Experience in MS Visio or other infra diagram tool.

 

Basic Requirements

 

6+ years in middleware architecting and implementation of largescale Enterprise applications.

8+ years’ experience with Systems Administration, Middleware, and networking solutions.

5+ years of experience in using the JBOSS Middleware / Tomcat / WebSphere / WebLogic for new environment design, install and configuration in a multi node environment.

5+ years of experience in Apache web server installation, administration managing load balance in a round robin fashion for redundancy.

3+ years’ experience BPM/ Pega environments administration and deployment experience including configuring in JBoss / Tomcat / WebSphere / WebLogic environments.

 

Nice to Have; (But not a must)

 

•IBM WebSphere Application Server ND

•Knowledge of Ansible / Terraform

•Knowledge of source control

•Knowledge of Pega Capabilities

•Knowledge of Pega Express Methodology

•Knowledge of Agile Methodologies

•Master / Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or related field.

 

Travel: Willingness to travel.

Preferred Location: Virtual, Dallas, Nashville,

Degree: Master or bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Business Administration.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


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