Sr. Application Server Administrator - Production Support SciQuest
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Job ID 2014-1971
Category Product Development
Type Regular Full-Time
More information about this job:
Sciquest seeks a Senior Application Server Administrator with five or more years of
experience to oversee maintenance and support of our application server
environment. The administrator will be responsible for proactive monitoring and performance analysis including development of new processes and tools used to ensure current and future performance and load requirements are met.
Provide day-to-day application administration support as needed.
Troubleshoot and resolve issues with the application at the server level
Coordinate with Infrastructure team to keep Apache, Tomcat, and Java upgraded to latest versions in all development and production environments
Interact with vendors to resolve application issues at the server level, performing application tuning according to vendor instructions as necessary
Develop custom scripts to monitor, automate and administer application settings
Analyze and recommend changes to application settings based upon new features introduced with each release, introduction of new servers into environment, usage trends, etc.
Analyze and recommend changes to Apache and Tomcat configurations based upon new features introduced with each release, introduction of new servers into environment, usage trends, etc.
Analyze and recommend changes to JVM settings based upon new features introduced with each release, introduction of new servers into environment, usage trends, etc.
Work with Performance Analyst to define application load tests necessary to validate proposed changes
Maintain documentation on the build/upgrade/deploy process for build and non-build application servers in all environments
Maintain documentation for respective configurations including next patch timelines
Create documentation and check lists for internal processes that can be easily understood by another team member.
Familiarity with writing SQL query and performance analysis
Drive projects throughout the process
Provide support after hours and weekends as needed.
5+ years experience in IT operations and support
Experience working in high availability environments
Proficient in Unix/Linux
Strong scripting skills (Perl/Bash)
Experience in Apache and Tomcat deployment, configuration and optimization
Experience in JVM performance tuning for large applications
Understanding of server architectures, operating systems and application resource utilization
Experience supporting Java applications
Working knowledge and experience with relational databases (DB2 preferred)
Participation in an on-call rotation (25%)
SciQuest offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status and other protected class characteristics.
||6501 Weston Parkway |
Cary, NC 27513
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