Application Support Engineer

September 7, 2021
Application ends: November 9, 2021
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Job Description

Experience: 5-8 years

Educational Qualification: Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field

Location: Mumbai/ Bangalore

Key Technical Skills: Application Support, Linux, Scripting

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Apply technical skills to design, build and automate application platforms both on-premises and cloud.
  • Partner with other teams in Morgan Stanley like enterprise infrastructure, MIS, networking, security, storage, and database and data center to roll out application platforms successfully as per the design
  • Coordinate with development and business teams to obtain sign-off for non-functional requirement testing.
  • Maintain a 360-degree view of an application and its underlying middleware and infrastructure components.
  • Produce reusable infrastructure designs patterns for future reference and periodically review/refresh the patterns.
  • Support vendor/vendor technology onboarding following the Morgan Stanley best practices and security blueprint.
  • Apply technical skills to automate daily support functions, improve system stability, support hygiene initiatives and deliver innovation that creates efficiency and consistency.

Required Skills:

  • Good understanding and hands-on experience of the Linux 7 operating system.
  • Hands-on experience on shell and python scripting
  • Hands-on experience of web servers (Apache / Nginx), Application Servers (Tomcat / JBoss) to include application integration, configuration, and troubleshooting.
  • Hands-on experience on Docker containers, Kubernetes
  • DevOps engineering experience with automated build tools, continuous integration, and continuous deployment concepts.
  • Basic operational knowledge of RDBMS/SQL and Cloud(Azure/AWS).
  • Familiar with SSL certs upgrade/renewal, Kerberos, and standard encryption methodologies including SSL and TLS.

Desired / Nice to have skills:

  • Exposure to tools like App Dynamics, Open Telemetry, Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk, Ansible, Kafka
  • Exposure to Big Data platforms like Hadoop / Cloudera and ELK Stack
  • Capacity planning and performance tuning exercise
  • Identity management protocols like OIDC / OAuth, SAML, LDAP integration
  • A system architecture/developer work experience
  • Prior experience managing large web-based n-tier applications in secure environments on cloud (Azure/AWS)