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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
December 02, 2017

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Venkateswara Reddy

Phone: +1-786-***-****


Highlights of Qualifications:

WebSphere Application server 6.1/7.0/8.5, WebSphere Process Server, WebSphere MQ 6.1, IIB (Integration Bus), WebSphere Message Broker, JBoss Application Server, Business Process Management(BPM), IWD, IBM PureApp, UCD, RTC and IBM Data power

Professional Summary:

Having 9+ years of experience on Middleware domain called IBM WebSphere Application Server/WebLogic Administration, MQ, Message Broker and IIB on Linux and Windows Platforms and good knowledge in Tomcat as well.

Experience in installing Network Deployment Package of WAS in different Operating Systems like Linux and Windows

Working Experience in IBM HTTP Server and Apache Web Server.

Performing application deployments using EAR / WAR files, as requested by the application teams on the respective environments.

Federated multiple nodes to the Deployment Manager.

Has an extensive knowledge on Migration part from WAS7.0 to WAS8.5.5 on Linux flatform.

Configured WebSphere Application Server in conjunction with DB2, Oracle.

Experience in setting up of Nodes, data sources, Virtual host and configuration of Web Sphere Application Server.

Configured WebSphere resources like JDBC providers, JDBC data sources, connection pooling.

Successful implementations of Work Load Management (WLM) using clustering techniques.

Administering and monitoring tasks related to the support of Web Sphere Application Server (WAS) in Linux and Windows Environment.

Configured and Enabled the Global Security System WAS Administration for console users and console Groups.

Configured WebSphere Application Server to LDAP.

Enabling SSL Security in Web Environments for IBM HTTP Server & Websphere application Server.

Trouble shooting various problems in different stages of development using logs files.

Having more than 5 years’ experience on UNIX Platform.

WebSphere monitoring by gathering diagnostic data using administrative tools for problem solving proficiency

JVM related problem resolution specifically including hung threads, out of memory issues, crashes and common problems with database connections

Configuring and tuning database connection pools

Debugging security problems associated with authentication, authorization, SSL, and Java 2 policies with experience setting roles and permissions to enforce access

Java EE application deployment problem resolution

Having good experience on scripting languages like Python, Bash, Perl.

Troubleshooting HTTP request flow problems from web server to web container; application server startup failures

Troubleshooting WebSphere installation issues and configuring health policies and tasks

Administrative and configuration tasks through scripting (Jython, Python and Power-shell)

Proficiency performing WebSphere Migration

Installed and Configured Jboss 6.x on AIX 8.x and Red Hat Linux 6.x for INT/QA and production environments with baseline performance settings for Internet and Intranet Applications.

Federated nodes and created vertical & horizontal clusters to achieve Work Load Management(WLM).

Serve as production deployment specialist in release management team as well as JBOSS/Active MQ expertise in java developers team.

Performance monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting WebSphere, WebLogic, JBOSS, Tomcat and Apache server instances.

Technical abilities include installations, configurations, and technical support.

Good at trouble shooting using Traces, Logs and Log Analyzer, CA Wily Introscope, Memory Analyzer, Core Analyzer

Created and configured MQ Objects like Queue Managers, Local Queues, Alias Queues, Remote queues, Transmission Queues, Dead Letter Queues, Clustered Queues, Channels, Listeners, Clusters, Triggers, Processes and Name lists.

Configured repository Queue Managers in a Clustered environment.

Converted an existing network of Queue Managers into a Cluster environment.

Built DEV Environments from scratch and followed through to TEST and Successful PRODUCTION Deployment.

Created MQ Objects in DEVELOPMENT, TEST and PRODUCTION Environments.

Problem determination using Queue Manager Error logs.

Cleared Queues using MQ Commands and the MQMON monitoring tool.

Checked for and Set MQ Authorities for different Applications Teams.

Set Authorities on Queue Managers, Channels, and Queues.

MQ (7.1 or 7.5) clustering, load balancing, installation, high-availability, multi-instance queue managers and brokers

Configuring Message Broker / IBM Integration Bus tracing / debugging with actual hands-on experience on performance tuning and administering database configurations.

Having good experience on JACL, JYTHON scripts.

Java EE application model and Java EE technologies such as JMS, JDBC, etc.

HTTP server concepts, standard markup languages (such as XML and HTML), SOAP, REST, UDDI, and WSDL

Designed, developed, unit test and integrated Message Broker flows.

Worked on deployment of Message Broker flows across different environments.

Created MQ infrastructure designs and worked with MQ team for implementing designs

Performing application developments of Jboss EAR/JAR’s on UCD.

Experience on installing shared components and adding files/deleting files using BUILD/MERGE tool called RTC and StarTeam.

Worked on Topologies, Plugin, Architecture, ESB, ISA Technologies

Professional Experience:

Working as WebSphere Administrator in IbleSoft Inc.

Worked as Technical Specialist in HCL America Inc from July 2010 to July 2017.

Worked as a Websphere Administrator in Core Info Systems, Bangalore from Jan 2008 to June 2010.


MCA from Osmania University, Hyderabad.

IT Skill Set:

Application Servers Websphere, Weblogic, MQ, Message Broker, IIB

Operating Systems Windows, Linux, Unix

Web-Servers IBM HTTP server, Apache HTTP server

Directory Servers LDAP

Database Servers Oracle, IBM DB2

Languages Java

J2EE Technologies JDBC, Servlets, EJB

Web Technologies HTML

Project Details:


Title: USAA

Client : United Services Automobile Association (USAA), US

Duration : July 2010-till Date.

Role : WebSphere Administrator.

Environment : Linux, WebSphere Application Server 6.0, WebSphere Application Server 6.1/7.0/8.5, SQL, Java, Oracle, WebSphere MQ, Message Broker, IIB, IIS v7.0/8.5, JBoss


United Services Automobile Association (USAA) is a Fortune 500 financial services company offering banking, investing, and insurance to people and families that serve, or served, in the United States military. USAA is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, occupying 286 acres (a former horse farm) in a large single-occupancy office building USAA has since expanded to serve all members of the Armed Forces and all who served honorably in the US Armed Forces, as well as their families with property & casualty insurance, banking, life insurance, investment and financial planning products and services. USAA employs more than 21,500 personnel at its offices throughout the country. In 2010, USAA was ranked 45th on Fortune Magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies to Work for.


Installation, configuration and administration of WebSphere Application Server V6.0 on Linux and Windows.

Setting up of environment for the deployment of j2ee applications in WebSphere Application Server.

Installing IBM Http Server and WebSphere Plug-in and configuring the same with WebSphere Application Server.

Creating Deployment Manager and Application Server profiles.

Creating Horizontal and Vertical clusters.

Upgraded WebSphere environment with latest fix packs.

Re-running the failed scripts using CTRL-M

Experience on installing shared components and adding files/deleting files using BUILD/MERGE tool

Deploying EAR's onto CLUSTERS using Administrative Console and JYTHON scripts.

Responsible for migration from IBM WebSphere 6.x to 8.x on new PureApp platform, with multiple clustered virtualized environments with WebSphere, DB2 9.7. Completed WAS migration from 6.1 to 8.5.x, using IBM PureApp platform to design and deploy topologies using PureApp patterns. Engineered the integration of ITCAM/APM on PureApp with customer infrastructure, providing best practices for a seamless integration. Implemented best practices to ensure replicable environment build out. Used ServiceNow ITIL ticketing systems for Change management and incident problem management.

Interfaced with off shore team to maximize work effort with minimum downtime.

Managing shared libraries of applications being deployed on WebSphere Application Servers.

Creating various resources like data source and JMS resources at Cell Node and Server levels.

On-call Application support (24x7), Monitoring and maintaining multiple Applications at Development.

Implemented Java based web applications running on IIS 8.5 web server

Creating virtual hosts and generating and propagating plug-in.

Enabling global security on WebSphere environment using LOCAL OS and Custom Registry and assigning privileges to console users and groups.

Developing JYTHON scripts for various WebSphere configurations and automated deployment of Applications.

Troubleshooting various WebSphere related issues by analyzing JVM logs.

Was actively involved in the JBoss 6.1 Upgrade Performance Testing and troubleshooting GC, DB, JVM issues and more that came along in the way.


Title : WeBPS

Team Size : 12

Duration : Sep 2009 – June 2010

Role : WAS Administrator

Environment : Web sphere Application Server, IBM DB2,

Windows, Linux.


WeBPS works as Central business processing system providing high information sharing and coordination among the factory, warehouse and Stockiest. Factory's Information System updates WeBPS with Production plans and goods in transit. The ware house keeps its stock status updated on the WeBPS, based on travel arrival of goods from factory and dispatches to stockiest. The Stockiest can place order on the site. WeBPS checks for stock availability on the requested date, and either generates an order confirmation, or proposes alternate delivery plans. The stockiest can either accept one of these or post his specific request for the warehouse manager's consideration, thus initiating a process of negotiation between the two parties. A consensus results in the generation of order confirmation


Ensure every ticket is being walked from inception to satisfactory

Completion in the shortest possible time, with the best quality of response.

Continue to look for client requests and ensure they are getting technically rich responses

Extensive experience in installation and configuration of Websphere Network Deployment.

Acquired complex applications troubleshooting and support environment.

Extensively worked on Websphere server in different environment.

Responsible for general WAS admin tasks like stop and start of Application Servers.

WebSphere Security Configuration.

Web server configuration.

Deployed applications in Development.

Work Load Management with WebSphere ND CLUSTERING.

Acquired knowledge on supporting the production environment.

Very strong in Change and problem management process.


Title : Health Care System

Team Size : 8

Duration : Dec 08 –Oct 2009

Role : WAS Administrator

Environment : IBM Websphere Application Server for WinNT,

DB2, Oracle, J2EE (JSP, JDBC, Servlets), XML, Linux


The Health care system takes details about the physical nature of a job from an employer, then captures health information from the candidate and delivers all data to the Health care occupational health team. On receipt, the employees review the data and then enter a report into the intranet interface to the application giving an opinion On whether the candidate is physically fit to do the job or whether they might require additional resources. Once the Hub have submitted a report the referring manager at the company is notified and logs on to the site to pick up a PDF Version of the report


Installed and configured IBM WebSphere Application server on Linux & Windows NT machines

Installed and configured Plug-in on Linux & Windows NT machines

Deployed applications (Ears and Wars) in Development.

Successful implementations of Workload Management (WLM) using clustering techniques (horizontal and vertical) for fail over and backup/recovery processes.

Creating and managing the JDBC connection pools of the WebSphere Application Servers and Server clusters.

Designed WebSphere Application Server load balancing and fail over by using Workload Management (WLM).

Trouble shooting using Traces, Logs and Log Analyzer.


Title : ProjectStatusTracker

Team Size : 6

Duration : Mar 08 –Dec’ 08

Role : Web Sphere Administrator

Environment : IBM Websphere Application Server for WinNT,

DB2, Oracle,Linux.


ProjectStatusTracker project will provide useful information about project details, client information and resource allocation, using this application we can easily track the status of a particular project and resource allocation status. This application contains four modules these are project module, resource module, resource allocation module and report modules.


Involved in installation, configuration and user management of WebSphere Application Server on Linux.

Installed and configured IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM HTTP Server.

Responsible for general WAS admin tasks like stop and start of Application Servers.

Deployed applications in Development.

Configured WebSphere resources, including JDBC providers, JDBC data sources, connection pooling.

Problem determination using local error logs and by running user traces and service traces.

Maintenance & Support of WebSphere Application Server.

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