IT Systems Administrator

IT Systems Administrator

Job Title: IT Systems Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-06-23
Reference: V-37581
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 24, 2020 12:23

Job Description

Key Duties: 

• Provide infrastructure and administrator support for WebSphere Message Broker IIB10 based solutions and WebSphere MQ (Various versions)

• Install and configure MQ & Broker, Design and configure MQ Infrastructure, Deploy MQ & Message Broker packages

• Commission and/or decommission Mainframe connectivity

• Monitor & troubleshoot apps & Env failures, Install & configure Omegamon agents in lower environments

• Trouble shooting in lower environments (L1,2 & 3), Support Cloud environment in Level 4 and 5

• Provide production system support, and user support in line with the Service Level Agreement

• Maintain very good knowledge of the EST development life cycle methodology, standards and patterns in delivering solutions

• Provide mentoring and on the job training to other Integration-Services staff

• Provide 'on-call' and out of hours support as agreed and required

• Stay abreast of latest technology trends and direction, and assess relevance to Department EST


Skills and Experience Required:

• Extensive knowledge and experience in development and installation of IIB10 and WMQ version 8 and 9.1

• Extensive knowledge and experience in Performance testing and tuning Microsoft .Net, JMS and Java MQ applications, including experience with MQ configuration for optimal application performance

• Extensive knowledge and experience in IBM MQ and IIB tools:

  - Tivoli Omegamon, Tivoli Editor, RFHUtility, FTP, Qload, SaveQmgr, IIB Toolkit, ODBC SQL (connection SQL database)

• Extensive knowledge and experience in MQSC and MQSI commands

• Knowledge and experience in application development in WMB and IIB

• Extensive knowledge and experience in Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, and 2016

• Working knowledge and experience configuration and support MQ on Linux and zOS platforms

• Extensive knowledge and experience in VB scripts, DOS commands scripts, HTML applications, PowerShell commands scripts


Location and Contract Term: Canberra based role. Contract approx dates August 2020 - August 2021 with 2 x 12 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role.


How to Apply:

Applications close 9am 29 June.

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information