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Compass Group The Americas Division
Middleware, Engineer, Python, Apache, IIS, Performance, SSL, Computer, Engineering, IBM, HTTP, TCP, IP, Network, Java, Application, WebSphere, Web, Linux, Scripts
Full Time

Job Description

Posted Date: Oct 2, 2021

A family of companies and experiences

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you've been hungry and away from home, chances are you've tasted Compass Group's delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 225,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states. Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Positions at this location require a COVID-19 vaccination. Where permitted by law, applicants who are offered a position for this account will be asked about their vaccination status, which must meet minimum business requirements. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.


Compass Group, the world's leading contract foodservice company, has a Great Opportunity for career development and growth here at its North America headquarters in Charlotte, NC as a Senior Middleware Engineer. Onsite Charlotte location preferable. Position also open to remote work.


  • Understanding the existing middleware environment and setting up the next-generation end-to-end infrastructure using AWS cloud and micro services
  • Designing and creating services and system architecture for highly available and highly scalable micro services environments (on-prem and AWS cloud)
  • Collaborating with dev and build teams to set up non-prod and prod environments with high standards
  • Manage and support micro services environments including capacity & topology planning, application deployments, configurations & tuning
  • Expertise in setting up and managing micro service environments like Docker, Kubernetes, nodejs, springboot, redis, consul
  • Expertise in automation using automation tools like Ansible, AWS cloudformation, Python
  • Expertise in setting up and managing middleware webserver environments like Apache, Nginx
  • Expertise in setting up and managing middleware runtime components like tomcat, IIS, Websphere
  • Expertise in troubleshooting various technologies
  • Work closely with application support personnel to operate business critical systems
  • Performance management and tuning of micro services environments
  • Configure and secure applications and internet facing URLs with strong encryption protocols (TLS/SSL)
  • Represent team in corporate projects/initiatives


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering or similarly qualified background
  • 5+ years total systems experience:
  • 5+ years in micro services environments including containers.
  • 5+ years in Red Hat v6.0 and above
  • 3+ years in container clustering and orchestration
  • 3+ years in Tomcat 6.0 and above on Red Hat platforms, 32 and 64 bit JDK
  • 3+ years in IBM HTTP server, Apache HTTP server, and Nginx
  • 3+ years in TCP/IP, Internet Technologies, Network Technologies
  • 3+ years with other Java Application Server platforms (Tomcat, WebSphere)
  • Expertise in container monitoring
  • Experience and strong knowledge of security configurations (SSL/TLS) in Apache/Web layer.
  • Knowledge of APM tools Dynatrace, ZABBIX.
  • Expertise in managing and configuring SSL certificates
  • Strong Trouble shooting skills
  • Flexible schedule and available for after hours
  • Excellent oral and written communications and customer service skills


MW tools: Candidate has to have a primary SRE/MW background with in-depth knowledge for the below tools
  1. Nginx
  2. Apache WebServers
  3. Apache Tomcat 8+ admin experience
  4. IBM WAS 8.5+
  5. IBM MQ 9
  6. NodeJS pm2 setup in HA env
  7. Springboot
  8. Jenkins knowledge to create pipeline using Jenkinsfile and Run jobs for deployment.
  9. Expert in Linux commands & Scripts

AWS: Candidate should have good knowledge on below AWS core services - working knowledge should be a 6 out of 10 scale
  1. Cloudformation
  2. EC2
  3. S3
  4. IAM
  5. VPC
  6. CICD of infrastructure

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)

Associates at Corporate are offered many fantastic benefits.
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID: 912316

Compass Corporate

Danita Blake


Company Information

Compass Group USA

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group North America is building a family of experiences for all of our customers. Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. We strive for the highest quality results, while treating our associates, suppliers, and the local communities we engage with respect.

CDL - Compass Digital Labs

We’re the digital transformation and innovation experts at Compass Group North America. We use technology to empower operators, enhance the customer experience, and identify business opportunities in food, services, and hospitality.

E15 GROUP - Compass Data Analytics and Strategy

We apply our analytical mindset to your business and help enhance performance in every facet of your operations. We thrive on empowering you to manage complexity by harnessing the data you have to gain the insights you need. Data, AI, Emerging Tech, Business Consulting.

Dice Id : RTL90032
Position Id : 912316
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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