Senior Systems Engineer (Monitoring)

Recruiter
Hays.
Location
United Kingdom, Leeds
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Sep 2019
Closes
10 Dec 2019
Ref
3570024
Sector
Consultancy
Job Type
Permanent
Senior Systems Engineer
Leeds City Centre
Up to £49,500

Your new role
The Systems Management Team are responsible for the monitoring, analytics and automation of the UK and Swiss infrastructure.
Reporting to the Head of Operations the team's purpose is to provide the tools and data to proactively identify potential issues with infrastructure, applications and user experience with a bespoke set of monitoring tools. Using this data, the team also provide expert insight on the health, capacity and performance of services to drive continuous service improvement using metrics and KPIs.

Responsibilities
Development and management of the team's tools - System Centre Operations Manager (SCOM), SolarWinds Orion Platform and Remote Desktop Services (MS RDS)
Providing analytics for the day to day usage of management tool framework by Service Delivery teams ensuring systems are correctly and consistently used and the continual service improvement of these tools
Design and deliver solutions using a mix of Management Pack authoring and SQL reporting
Take ownership for all technical documentation and processes Managing regular updates to ensure records are accurate including checks are performed on the Change Management Database (CMDB)

Experience needed
Expert level experience with System Centre Operations Manager (SCOM 2016/Current Branch) and SolarWinds (including NPM, VMAN, SRM, NCM 7.8, NTA modules)
Strong technical background with experience in a wide range of Server platforms/OS's and server-side applications. (HP Servers and Cloud technologies, Microsoft Server Operating Systems - All versions)
Strong experience in SQL management, reporting (SSRS), querying and table building
Desired experience in utilising toolsets (Azure Monitor, OMS Log Analytics, Kusto) Desired experience with Cloud Monitoring (AWS and Azure)
Desired knowledge of PowerShell scripting
Desired Qualifications: MCSA Windows Server 2012/2016 Cloud Platform and ITIL Foundation V3

Key competencies
Aptitude for providing exceptional technical consultancy for all areas of project delivery and other consultant functions
Ability to remain calm and collected when the environment becomes fast-paced or intense.
Excellent communication and documentations skills
Encourage a supportive and consultative working environment
Excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills

What to do now
Call Jon Walters on 0113 200 3750 for more information or click 'Apply'.

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