Date: 31.03.2017

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Websphere MQ / MQ FTE specialist 

Yacht · Amstelveen · Amsterdam

Seniority Level: Not Applicable
Industry: Information Services Information Technology and Services
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Functions: Information Technology 


The senior level system administrator is an individual with extensive product knowledge of MQ FTE. The candidate is expected to plan, install and configure the product, implement applications, set up distributed queuing, enable appropriate security, administer and operate a queue manager network, enforce organizational and operational standards, perform basic problem determination and implement clustering and publish/subscribe topologies.


  • Plan, install and configure WebSphere MQ;
  • Setup distributed queuing and MQ FTE file transfer;
  • Administer and manage queue manager network;
  • Providing input and contributing to WebSphere MQ-related changes;
  • Troubleshoot and solve problems. 


Would you be interested and challenged to be involved in solving complex infrastructure issues? This contract is set to 3 months and it is usually extended per three months for a longer period. It is a job for 32 or preferably 40 hours per week. This job can be done as a freelancer (contracting), pay-rolling or via a secondment agreement. 

Voor meer informatie neem contact op met Annemarie Joseph van Yacht via e-mail


  • You have at least 5 years experience as Websphere MQ Specialist, preferably in financial services;
  • In-depth knowledge of WebSphere MQ Clustering and File Transfer Systems;
  • Knowledge of Axway File Broker (XFB) is a plus;
  • Knowledge of security with WebSphere MQ;
  • Experience with different platforms (e.g., AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, i5/OS, Linux on Intel, Linux on zSeries, z/OS, Windows) as MQ administrator;
  • Working knowledge of supported operating systems;
  • Good understanding of messaging concepts as they relate to IBM WebSphere MQ;
  • Basic knowledge of operating WebSphere MQ Explorer;
  • Basic understanding of JMS concepts;
  • Basic knowledge of networking concepts (e.g., TCP/IP, SSL, etc);
  • You know to keep up in a complex and dynamic process driven environment;
  • You have strong administrative skills and do not mind to document a lot;
  • You can work well in a (Scrum) team.


  • Min 5 years working with MQ;
  • Min 2 years working with MQ FTE;
  • Experience of above within a project environment;
  • Knowledge of Axway synchrony suite a plus;