Sr. Application Admin (J2EE and Atlassian) / Remote in Philadelphia. PA at Radian Group Inc

Date Posted: 7/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position is 100% remote!

The Application Administrator is responsible for all aspects of administration and support for 3rd party purchased and in-house developed software. The Administrator assists in the development and deployment of applications, user and security configuration and support, application user security processes and the resolution of day-to-day issues.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to creation, comply and mentor IT development processes and procedures.
  • Focus will be on the digital transformation project. Determine level of effort and provide estimates to implement solutions.   
  • Provision and configure purchased applications. Write and maintain technical documentation (Run Books and Release Notes)
  • Install, configure, setup, support and administration for the following products (but not limited to): J2EE Web App Containers, SharePoint, BizTalk, Altassian Suite (Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo), Octopus Deploy, SSH,  and FTP implementations, and other applications in the portfolio. Provide support for application tuning, and application production support.
  • Comply and maintain application security practices across computing platforms. Comply and maintain DR and BCP documentation as necessary.

Job Specifications:


  • At least three (3) years’ experience in software lifecycle development.
  • At least four (4) years in installations, maintenance and administration.
  • At least four (4) years current experience in administrating the following 3rd party packages:
  • J2EE Web Applications, SharePoint, BizTalk and IIS
  • Experience in the Altassian Suite (Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo) and Octopus Deploy
  • Must have working knowledge of the LINUX (RHEL) & Windows operating system.
  • Experience in SQL and vendor extensions of SQL (PL/SQL, TSQL, etc)
  • Experience in scripting and automation (Bash, PowerShell)
  • Solid knowledge of security practices and protocols is necessary.
  • Solid understanding of key application security concepts, incl authentication, access control & group access.
  • ITIL V3 Foundation Certification a plus.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Familiar with mortgage business processes a plus

Skills and Abilities:

  • Professional attitude and presentation.
  • Desire, commitment and ability to be a team player.
  • Strong organization and prioritizing skills.
  • Strong listening and effective written and oral communications skills.
  • Strong analytical and process skills.

Other Position Parameters:

  • Preferred concentration on J2EE Applications

Prior Work Experience:

  • Technical 5 - 8 years

Education and Credentials:

  • Required: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or equivalent degree considered.
  • Preferred: CCNA, MCSE, CISSP

EEO Statement

Radian complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, gender equity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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