Monitoring Engineer

CBS Butler Limited
£40 p hour
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Monitoring Engineers x3

3-6 Months Contract - Leeds

£40.00 per hour

Minimum of 3 years' experience in deploying, architecting and implementing monitoring solutions

Project specific details

  • Responsible for the installation and maintenance of core enterprise monitoring systems and maximise their availability, resilience and performance
  • To drive quality improvements and integrations that provide class leading infrastructure and application monitoring solutions in a rapidly evolving technology stack
  • To transition monitoring solutions, upgrades and new deployments into production and other environments for operational readiness across cloud and legacy platforms
  • To work with project, development and operational teams to enhance and develop custom monitoring requirements.
  • To create and maintain event automated processes that support systems and contributes to a stable environment
  • Expose key infrastructure and application metrics for capacity planning activities
  • Continuous self-development and understanding of both current and future technologies
  • To share knowledge and cross train skills with the team to maximise overall effectiveness
  • Maintain and improve key relationships within the immediate team, infrastructure operations, Technical services, service desk, cloud and platform and senior management
  • Act as a mentor and subject matter expert as and when needed for other teams.

Technologies/applications required

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in deploying, architecting and implementing monitoring solutions
  • Excellent background of Operating Systems infrastructure technologies and application containers
  • Advanced scripting knowledge shell script, Perl and Python
  • Knowledge of distributed version control/software configuration management toolsets
  • Demonstrable knowledge of enterprise class APM toolsets (CA/Splunk) preferred.
  • Highly focussed on providing a quality service and a dedicated self-starter who can work on their own initiative
  • Understanding and aptitude to define and deploy monitoring improvements across a large disparate infrastructure
  • A solid understanding of cloud based technologies
  • Ideally holds an ITIL foundation qualification
  • Ideally holds a degree in an IT discipline or equivalent professional qualification

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