Senior IT Monitoring Engineer

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 by Request Technology - Anthony Honquest

Minneapolis, MN 55401
Information Technology
Immediate Start
$85k - $105k Annual

Senior IT Monitoring Engineer
Minneapolis, MN
$85-105K +Bonus

Prestigious Company is seeking a Senior IT Monitoring Engineer to join the Monitor & Measure team in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment who engineers and maintains monitoring/alerting tools. The ideal candidate benefits from experience with Splunk, Zenoss, HP SiteScope, HP BSM and modern coding languages along with knowledge about Service Management, CMDB, DevOps, Agile, ITIL and GitLab. Having a passion for keeping our systems up and running is an absolute must!

The person in this role ensures the planning, selection, build, and maintenance of high quality technology solutions that meet defined and emerging business capability needs in a cost effective way. Partners with IT Security Analysts and Enterprise Architects to establish, understand, and adhere to technical and IT security standards. Involved in all aspects of the technology life cycle to ensure that non-functional and functional requirements are adhered to in design and build so solutions are stable, secure, resilient, and perform well. Ensures that systems are maintained and supported to run effectively in production.


  • Design, build, implement, and support COMPANY's IT solutions.
  • Ensure IT solutions meet requirements for security, availability, capacity, resiliency, and performance in a way that is efficient and supportable, reducing overall support costs.
  • Understand industry leading solutions and trends for assigned technologies and applying those as appropriate for COMPANY.
  • Understand business needs and partnering with appropriate IT counterparts to recommend technology solutions.
  • Establish and maintain an IT multi-year strategy with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Create and maintain solutions architecture artifacts and other strategy and system documentation.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Information Systems or engineering fields, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in engineering various open source and commercial monitoring tools (Splunk, Zenoss, HP SiteScope, HP BSM, Dynatrace, Big Panda, PagerDuty, etc.).
  • Demonstrated ability at Scripting in any modern high-level language (C/C++, Python, PowerShell, JavaScript, Ruby, Java, Perl, etc.).
  • Experience with various modern application frameworks such as Microsoft Azure, Pivotal Web Services and AWS.
  • Experience in the fields of Agile, DevOps, infrastructure engineering, systems engineering, or site reliability engineering.

Required Qualifications:

Typically requires:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of experience in information technology OR,
  • Master's degree and at least 6 years of experience in information technology OR,
  • At least 10 years of experience in information technology
  • And 1 year lead experience

Reference: 599005828

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