Saab Inc. is currently searching for self-motivated Associate Systems Engineers to conduct requirements and functional analysis, systems integration and test methodologies for Java Services technology to support the nation-wide Federal Aviation Administration Enterprise Network Services (FENS) infrastructure transformation program.
This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work on leading-edge technologies to build and deliver a dynamic, highly available and secure information management system for the Next Generation Air Transportation System. As an Associate Systems Engineer on the team, you will have the chance to work with a diverse group of internal and external team members, spanning numerous disciplines and all experience levels.
Role and Responsibilities
Participate in the design, architecture, planning, support and any other technological duties associated with the JAVA Message Brokering environment
Participate in high level technical concepts spanning technology and business
Perform analysis of messaging / integration requirements and associated hardware requirements to determine solutions and customizations
Provides the strategy and design to build utilities and automation for middleware messaging / integration tasks required for Tech Refresh projects, BCP, installations, configurations, upgrades and testing
Configuring ActiveMQ, Solace, Weblogic from an infrastructure perspective, including performance monitoring, integration functions, delivery status and network management
Configuring adaptors from an application connectivity perspective
Handling Messaging features and functions typically used by applications, including ack/nak, recovery and error handling
Installs, configures, deploys and troubleshoots issues on middleware messaging for applications in a complex, multi-platform environment (z/OS, Linux, Windows); interacts and consults with development teams on technical projects and issues
Assures quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area; as well as contributing to updating and testing the business continuity plan
Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar
0-3+ years of technology infrastructure engineering and solutions experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, education
Must be able to obtain FAA Position of Trust Clearance
Demonstrated experience in either ActiveMQ, Solace Messaging, and/or Oracle WebLogic Administration
Demonstrated experience in either Oracle AQ, JBOSS Messaging, Open MQ/Open JMS, and/or Django
Messaging Middleware/Integration – Understanding of the application middleware space
Working experience with Technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, PaaS platforms
Experience with Oracle Fusion Middleware (WebLogic), including command line management tools (WebLogic.Admin, WebLogic.Deployer, WebLogic Scripting Tool)
Java/J2EE, JDeveloper, SOAP, UCM, Webdav, and Content Management experience
Tuning and optimization of WebLogic – develop standards and tuning metrics and define thresholds
Diverse range of technical capabilities, including Microsoft, SQL Server, Oracle, virtualization, monitoring including APM, and Linux
Scripting experience including SQL, PowerShell, JSON, and Python
Automation and performance monitoring technologies
Linux experience is a must
Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:
Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents
Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, parental leave, personal illness, bereavement, jury duty, long-term and short-term disability
401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match
Student loan assistance
Wellness account, Care.com subscription and employee assistance programs
Employee stock purchase program with employer match
Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in seven U.S. locations.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.