KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
*Bachelor degree in business or information systems.
*Minimum of 5 years' experience with monitoring cloud based environments preferably within AWS .
*Minimum of 5 years' experience with Experience with:
*Monitoring tools in a large enterprise (DataDog, New Relic, Dynatrace, Gomez, ThousandEyes, Cloud Watch, Solar Winds, Nagios Core, Nagios XI, Topaz, EM7, Zenoss)
*Metric gathering (Graphite)
*Architecting complete enterprise monitoring solutions
*Metric visualizations (Graphene, Cacti, etc)
*Centralized logging (Sumologic, Splunk, etc.)
*Implementing automated event correlation systems
*Experience developing network software components based on SNMP and NetFlow protocols.
*Proven internal and external influencing skills at senior and executive management levels.
*Previous experience in one or more of network testing, test automation, network monitoring systems, large scale systems configuration management.
*Working level knowledge with one or more of: (Python, Perl, shell scripting, PowerShell, etc.)
*Scripting/software development for Engineering tasks automation
*Strong communication skills - both written and verbal.
*Self-motivated and independently minded
*Additional desired skills:
*Experience integrating software and services using common API techniques (SOAP, REST, XML)
*Experience with network vendor scripting protocols and interfaces (preferably Juniper XML API/SLAX, Cisco Python/POAP, F5 iControl).
Problem-solving and decision-making challenges presented to the position.
*Complete oversight of all monitoring tools.
*Knowledge of leading technologies, market trends and technical solutions.
*Collaborates with senior leaders for executive steering committees.
*Ability to manage third party vendors.
*Ability to adapt to other people's view.