American Electric Power Middleware Administrator Senior - Lead (Access Management) in Columbus, Ohio

18971BR

Title:

Middleware Administrator Senior - Lead (Access Management)

Job Description:

Note: Education & Relevant experience will be used to determine appropriate salary and Grade level for this opening.

IT Middleware Administrator Senior (Middleware Access Management)

IT Middleware Administrator Lead (Middleware Access Management)

Summary:

AEP is seeking an experienced IT System Administrator accountable for implementation and support of Middleware infrastructure with an emphasis on Public Key Infrastructure, Identity & Access Management solutions, application load balancing and proxies. This position will require hands-on experience with shell scripting, WebLogic Application Servers, OpenSSL certificate management, OpenLDAP administration, apache reverse proxies and F5 load balancers.

Principal Accountabilities :

  • Install, configure, automate, and support PKI Infrastructure on Linux through shell script automation of the issuance, tracking, and deployment of root, identity, and signing certificates via OpenSSL.

  • Automate the deployment of identity certificates to multiple operating systems and applications.

  • Support existing Access Management consumers and assist in onboarding new sites and third party vendors through deployment of Access Management Agents and Federated Identity Management Partnerships.

  • Learn to operate and administer the RSA Identity and Access Management suite of products.

  • Learn to operate and administer the F5 Local Traffic Manager (LTM) and F5 Access Policy Manager (APM) implementations.

  • Troubleshoot moderate level support problems and provide or obtain their timely resolution. Escalate complex problems to more senior IT Infrastructure Engineers to facilitate their resolution.

  • Provide assistance in the delivery of technical services including the preparation of cost justifications, application requirements, alternative solutions, and technical recommendations.

  • Provide and maintain technical documentation, policies and procedures related to Middleware infrastructure and updates as necessary.

  • Perform 24x7 on-call support on a rotating schedule.

Auto req ID:

18971BR

Relocation:

No

Location:

Columbus, OH

Job Type:

Full-Time

Job Category:

Information Technology

Minimum Requirements:

Education:

Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering related field or Associate degree with 2 years system administration related experience or High School Diploma/GED with 4 years system administration related experience.

Experience:

In addition to any experience notes above. Minimum of 8 years of IT Systems Administration experience supporting Middleware technologies.

Requirements - Other:

  • At least 1 year of hands on experience administering AIX or RedHat Linux operating systems with an emphasis in shell scripting task automation.

  • At least 1 year of hands on experience issuing and deploying SSL/TLS certificates.

  • At least 1 year of hands on experience administering Java application server JVMs.

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