Monitoring Engineer

£70000 - £90000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sanderson Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Monitoring Engineer to join a greenfield engineering team for our leading Financial Services client based in Southampton. Reporting into the Head of Engineering you will be granted the opportunity to set Engineering standards as an initial team of 6 senior staff.

In a nutshell your role will be to
  • Provide technical leadership for monitoring and management capabilities within the IT Estate
  • Cover proactive monitoring, reactive monitoring, event correlation, and management tools for all IT infrastructure and applications
  • Provides operational oversight of the monitoring systems to ensure effective segregation of duties with support partners
  • Develop and proactively improve monitoring and management capability and accuracy
  • Provide a point of ownership for all technologies deployed as part of the monitoring and management systems
  • Provide subject matter expertise and operational best practices for infrastructure and application monitoring
  • Provide engineering support to architecture and infrastructure design teams.

Our client is on a journey to transfer their engineering capability in-house and as such are looking for characters that can shape, influence and implement standards instead of merely following them. Therefore you should have experience directing staff and strategy at a senior level and have a varied experience in delivering across the entirety of the infrastructure technology estate.

To be considered for this role it is essential you have in depth experience across the following points
  • Experience with SCCM and SCOM.
  • Experience with network monitoring tooling, preferably SolarWinds.
  • Scripting and automation
  • Incident management
  • IT Security controls

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