Monitoring Engineer x3 - Leeds

CBS Butler Limited
£40.00 p hour
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Monitoring Engineer x3 - Leeds

3-6 month rolling contract - £40.00 per hour

Deploying/ Architecture/ Implementing Monitoring Solutions/ Installations/ Support Systems/ Shell Scripting/ Perl/ Python/ CA/ Splunk/ ITIL/ Cloud.

  • 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

  • Experience in deploying, architecting and implementing monitoring solutions

  • 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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