Responsible for effective installation/configuration, operation, maintenance and application support. This individual ensures that the MQ servers adhere to organizational standards. Candidate l participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation in providing highly available and fault tolerance within the infrastructure. Candidate requires technical MQ knowledge to participate in architecture discussions. The candidate selected will serve as lead architect in project work in cross functional teams. They will also research new and existing technologies to deliver best of breed technology to keep the bank current and completive in the market place. Attend Share or MQTC or other related vendor sponsored conferences as a representative of the Bank to seek out industry technology to utilize at the Bank. Provide MQ related thought leadership at vendor sponsored conferences; presenting new technologies or providing industry leadership in new technologies. Complete MQ server maintenance following SOP - such as Patching, Health Checks, OS updates, Validation of changes, Maintain Operational and Configuration standards. Proven experience to research options when anomalies occur and choose best course of action - identify root cause of analogies in procedure.
The candidate will have proven experience to schedule complex system changes to reduce operational risk. After hours support as required to support project implementations or respond to incidents. Determine root cause, identify permanent resolution and implement the fix. Facilitate discussion amongst team members during an incident and provide direction to junior staff to perform tasks to resolve the issue. Perform final review and approval of documentation created or updated by junior staff. Participate with management in creating documentation for Senior management.
. Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand. Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable. Complete other related duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications: Combined minimum of 9 years' higher education and/or related work experience Experience reading and digesting technical information Detail-oriented Strong written and verbal communication skills Experience interpreting and/or discussing information with others, including senior management, which involves terminology or concepts not familiar to many people Strong customer focus, including proven experience managing customer needs and multiple work priorities Proven experience leading technical teams toward a common goal or project within a larger project Strong project management experience
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in technology-related field Combined minimum of 20 years' higher education and/or related work experience Certifications or special training in Related Technologies We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply