Reporting to the Senior Manager, Enterprise Architecture, the Middleware Engineer will bring a strong technical and analytical mindset required to engineer effective solutions across IT. The Office of Finance has a highly customized IT environment that is critical to the Office’s function as the FHLBanks’ fiscal agent in the analysis, issuance and servicing of the System’s debt portfolio. The Middleware Engineer will work on project teams as a technical expert and support the delivery of high-quality products.
The incumbent is expected to have a thorough understanding of middleware and application engineering and integration for the systems at the Office of Finance. This includes an understanding of the drivers necessary in facilitating communication between the database and the applications. The Middleware Engineer will collaborate with the IT Operations, IT Networking and Security, and Application Development teams in aspects of application design, development, and implementation. The Middleware Engineer is expected to support the continued improvement of deliverables at the OF. The incumbent will be called upon to assist with implementation beyond the conceptual/planning stages and serve as a key technical resource throughout the implementation life cycle.
Major Responsibilities include:
Qualified candidates will offer a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related plus a minimum of 8 - 10 years of experience in Middleware Engineering. The FHLB-OF is seeking candidates with proven success in Middleware Developer/Engineer and/or DevOps positions as well as expert working knowledge of JBoss EAP, Tomcat, JVM, and Apache configuration and integration, JDBC and ODBC database clients and configuration – such as jConnect and OpenClient for ASE. FHLB-OF is seeking candidates with expert knowledge of scripting languages such as perl, bash, sh and csh, among other qualifications.
This position offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits and work environment and is based in Reston, VA.
FHLB-OF is not currently sponsoring work visas or transfers. Green Card or citizenship required.
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