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Monitoring & Alerting Technical Lead – Appdynamics

Job Title: Monitoring & Alerting Technical Lead – Appdynamics
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Northampton, United Kingdom
Industry:
REF: 1779
Contact Name: Chris Marshall
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Monitoring & Alerting Technical Lead – Appdynamics

 

We're working with a leading Financial Services organisation and this is an important, varied and interesting role with responsibility for key internal IT applications.

 

You'll be overseeing the development, performance management and IT analytics. You will produce high quality management information and reporting.

 

It's a technically hands-on role but with high levels of autonomy over the systems you'll be responsible for, together with elements of process improvement and project management.

 

Requirements

 

  • Extensive hands-on experience designing, implementing, tailoring and tuning Appdynamics (full lifecycle) in medium to large programs as a technical lead is essential
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Technical Lead in Enterprise Appdynamics implementations and 10 years IT experience
  • Comfortable with custom development for bespoke applications (ie in house written apps)
  • Experience of implementing Appdynamics within a controlled environment, Financial Services experience is a benefit.
  • ACIP Certification preferred
  • Knowledge and experience working within an ITIL style service environment
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills
  • Major Programme of change in a Financial Services organisation
  • Base installation of Appdynamics completed
  • Focus needed on health rules, tuning, reporting, auto ticketing and config management, as business volume increases
  • Test and Production environments
  • Mix of windows servers in a segregated environment (~480 in Production)
  • Majority bespoke, internally developed applications (.NET and SQL)
  • Small number of 3rd party applications
  • Servers associated to Product names and Clients and Health rolled up into product and Client for purposes of dashboards and reporting.

 

Benefits

Initial 3 month duration.

£neg day rate.

 

Responsibilities

  • Major Programme of change in a Financial Services organisation
  • Base installation of Appdynamics completed
  • Focus needed on health rules, tuning, reporting, auto ticketing and config management, as business volume increases
  • Test and Production environments
  • Mix of windows servers in a segregated environment (~480 in Production)
  • Majority bespoke, internally developed applications (.NET and SQL)

 

If successful you will need to undergo a financial and criminal record check before starting.