IT Performance Engineer

Cititec Associates Limited
United Kingdom
28 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT PERFORMANCE ENGINEER LONDON PERM £40K !URGENT ROLE! Purpose of role: - Help ensure the performance and reliability of our trading system and business services - Continuous improvement to operational monitoring and alerting - Detect and investigate performance, capacity and resilience issues with our trading system and infrastructure - Acquire & provide low-level technical expertise on core technologies Role and responsibilities: - Maintain & build bespoke operational/performance monitoring components built in Java. Python & Shell scripts - Administration of clustered on-premises Splunk installation (including. upgrades, architecture, restores, index config, retention, acquisition) - Configuration and administration of other 3 rd party monitoring tools as required (incl. AppDynamics RUM) - Drive proactive monitoring solutions for performance and uptime - Work with development and infrastructure teams to investigate any performance issues - Performance analysis and tuning of proprietary services and underlying technology layers (e.g. JVMs, messaging, caching) - Maintain effective and collaborative relationships with key developers and infrastructure teams - Work with operational support to respond to live trading system issues, e.g. post-incident analysis - Quickly learn about specific aspects of technology that are affecting current performance issues Essential - Strong Linux skills incl. shell scripting - Experience in IT performance problem solving - Experience of implementing/ & configuring performance monitoring - Experience administrating 3 rd party software - Competent reading/writing regular expressions Desirable: - Splunk administration and dashboard development - Experience in performance testing - Experience of financial systems - Development in Python, Bash, and Java - Developed for Windows and Linux environments If you have the relevant skill set, please email your updated CV or call me directly on ************* Keywords: IT performance / linux / shell / splunk / python / bash / java / IT performance / linux / shell / splunk / python / bash / java / IT performance / linux / shell / splunk / python / bash / java / IT performance / linux / shell / splunk / python / bash / java /
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