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Application Platform Software Engineer

  • Location: Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, 50392
  • Salary: 52.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Application Platform Software Engineer
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 12 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Will be part of a high performing team focused on enabling our customers by helping to define, implement, baseline, notify and improve metrics so our customers are alerted on activity affecting their critical systems
  • Leverage your expertise by helping identify and diagnose issues to help empower our customers with self-service alerting and tooling in support of Company's highly integrated on-premise and cloud environments
  • Provide technical solutions to a wide range of application monitoring problems. o Help customers overcome their most difficult challenges in performance monitoring
  • Recommend improvements in monitoring, based on symptoms versus outages
  • Ability to be on-call as part of a normal rotation is key component of this role

Gather customer application data and leverage it to:

  • Recommend baseline monitoring thresholds
  • Empower customers to alert on incidents/problems affecting critical applications
  • Help customers understand, learn and identify proactive monitoring and alerting opportunities
  • Find/research anomalies and identify root cause of system failures
  • Drive customer insights and dashboard creation on critical data affecting their business
  • Identify, design, and drive automation opportunities to achieve consistent outcomes

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Strong technical aptitude who has the desire and ability to learn new technologies and work with other business teams
  • Must be versatile, display leadership qualities, excellent soft skills and bring fresh ideas as we continue to push technology forward
  • Experience with system performance monitoring tooling, including defining and recommending baseline performance monitoring thresholds for applications/infrastructure
  • Configuration management, orchestration/automation tooling or scripting experience
  • Experience with creating easily consumable technical documentation
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Experience/Certifications with Dynatrace/AppDynamics a plus
  • Familiarity with Elastic Stack and Python a plus
  • Experience with Linux OS preferred

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!