Westjet.com Middleware

WestJet has a variety of technologies running Tier 1 applications that support E-Commerce, Check-in, Flight Status, Guest Rewards, Airline Operations and Networks. My role with the Middleware team is to support, build and monitor the applications from the web-operations side.

  • F5 LTM and GTM

    Swinging traffic between datacenters, creating VIPs, pools, health-monitors and iRules for specific routing.

  • Application Server Maintenance

    Building, configuring, tuning, monitoring and maintaining application servers and applications which include Tomcat, JBOSS, WebLogic and Apache.

  • Systems Monitoring

    Operations monitoring using tools such as Pingdom, Orion, Webmetrics, Gomez, Alertsite and Splunk; sometimes BASH too!

  • Linux Server Administration

    Mainly patching the OS, tuning JVM and maintaining the systems for PCI compliance.

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