IBM WebSphere MQ MB Technical Lead - Contract

Direct IT Recruiting INC.

Company :  Direct IT Recruiting INC.
Location :  Ontario, Canada
Job Type :  Full-time
Job Status :  Permanent

WebSphere MQ MB Technical Lead - Contract

Job Title: WebSphere MQ MB Technical Lead - Contract

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto

Status: 2 Year Contract

Job Category: IBM WebSphere MQ, MB

Career Level: Senior

Work Experience: 10+ years IBM WebSphere MQ MB, ITIL, Agile

Industry: Financial


University degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent.

10+ years of solid hands-on experience in WebSphere MQ V7.x/8 and WebSphere Message Broker (MB) v7.x/8 administration, configuration and support

5+ years of leading teams in, create, build, configure, deploy, support, and maintenance of WebSphere MQ and MB solutions

5+ years experience ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) v3 concepts and practices in IT Service Management.

5+ years of experience with enterprise architecture concepts and practices.

Experience in Java based technologies with general knowledge of specific components such as MQ, JDBC, FTP, Mail etc.

Experience with distributed system integration technologies that span various platforms and operating systems

Experience in HTTP/S, FTP technologies including Secure FTP, FTPS, sFTP etc., and Oracle, SQL Server and DB2 database connectivity and interaction

5+ years of experience in configuration, administration and support of integration and batch jobs on various platforms and environments

2+ years of experience in Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.x/6.x and AIX 5/7.x Operating system

knowledge and experience industry best practices in creating, running, (design, managing,) configuring and administering WMQ and WMB

Strong troubleshooting capability

Extensive technical skills in support of complex enterprise level ESB environments

2+ years of experience with security hardening practices of Linux, AIX and WebSphere MQ and MB

Good Communication skills to interact with business users, functional and technical teams and SMEs.

Strong knowledge sharing and knowledge transferring skills

Ability to work in an environment of high growth and constant challenges.


Certifications on IBM WebSphere MQ/WebSphere Message Broker products, ITIL v3 and enterprise architecture are definitely an asset.

Hands-on experience with building and troubleshooting message flows

Good team player who takes instructions, can work in a fast pace project team with good listening skills


Lead a team of WebSphere MQ and Message Broker technical resources providing services for all streams by participating in all aspects of solution and project life cycle. This will include all non-production and production environments

Lead the implementation of WebSphere MQ and Message Broker solutions which could include high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) requirements in various environments

Review and provide sizing of the current available WMQ/WMB capacity and determine if they are sufficient

Deliver implementation of WebSphere MQ and WebSphere Message Broker objects

Streamline/automate WebSphere MB setup and message flow deployment process

Deliver build book for different environments - DEV, SIT, UAT, Training, Pre-PROD and PROD, etc.

Collaborate with ESB development team to flush out optimal solution

Create and modify automated scripts for pro-active monitoring of the ESB availability and performance to ensure functionality, integrity and security of the environments and compliance with Information security and change management processes.

Identify and troubleshoot problems as they arise which will involve interacting with other teams and with multiple external service providers.

Please log in or register to apply for this job.

Apply online Share with Friends Print this Job

Australia Canada Germany Gulf Hong Kong India Italy Japan Malaysia Netherland Philippines Singapore South Africa Spain UK USA

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Login | Register | Browse by location Browse by category Browse by company | Faq | Security
Copyright © 2019