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Monitoring Engineer
Job Order #17116
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, Oregon - Added Jan 11, 2020

Full Description:

Monitoring Engineer, you’ll work with a variety of talented teams, serving as both a expert for internal users, as well as a driving force for performance, best practices, and data integrity within the environment.

• Installing, configuring and maintaining log management solutions and tools
• Design and build resilient, cost-efficient and scalable data pipelines/applications to transform and transport data to various reporting platforms
• Build proactive monitoring solutions to detect failure across various components within pipeline
• Conduct investigations for root cause analysis of problems or issues across data pipelines and platforms
• Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sources

Experience Required:
What we’re looking for:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, Business Administration, or a related field; or, an equivalent combination of education and related work experience.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience with implementation, operations, maintenance of IT systems and/or administration of software functions in multi-platform and multi-system environments.
• An understanding of network technologies as they relate to AWS
• An understanding of security features and tools that AWS provides and how they relate to traditional services
• Experience with Orchestration tools like Terraform, Cloudformation

• Strong Linux (Red Hat, CentOS) background with troubleshooting and administration skills
• Experience with configuring/maintaining log interfaces/tools such as ryslog and syslog-ng
• Experience implementing/maintaining log management tools like Splunk, ELK, Devo, Sumologic, Microsoft Operations Management Suite, nxlog
• Experience implementing nxlog manager and managing nxlog collectors at scale
• Understanding and experience with configuration management tools and concepts such as puppet, chef, Ansible, SCCM
• Advanced scripting skills to include but not limited to: shell scripts and supporting program languages – python, bash, regular expression, perl
• Experience with logging practices and log transport; data on-boarding; and field extractions
• Understanding of nxlog configurations, modules and integrations with various applications

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