Lead Application Performance Management and Automation Engineer / APM

Employer
Request Technology, LLC
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jun 24, 2019
Closes
Jun 26, 2019
Ref
171082525
Hours
Full Time
We are unable to sponsor for this permanent full-time role Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking a Lead Application Performance Management and Automation Engineer. Candidate will be involved in application development, prototyping, modeling and high level technical consulting. Perform analysis to simulate network stress test and survivability. Predict effects of configuration changes, identify applications bottlenecks and opportunities to optimize performance. Employs extensive professional expertise as a generalist or specialist. Develops resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of ingenuity and creativity. Work is accomplished without appreciable direction. Exerts considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Serves as the organization spokesperson on specialized projects or programs. Acts as counselor to top management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications. Responsibilities Responsible for solution design, development, prototyping, and modelling for open source logging and performance monitoring technologies like ElasticStack, Prometheus, Elastic APM, etc. Design and enable automation for efficient maintenance, high availability and self-healing solutions Provide guidance on technical solution delivery. Help setting direction and make decisions Provide advice on Design and Development Solution Technical, design and develop enterprise software solutions leveraging Open source, Java, Python Predict effects of configuration changes and identify solution bottlenecks and opportunities to optimize performance Evaluate technology standards, products, and the risks and benefits of technology introduction Contribute to the enhancement to Enterprise services developmentdelivery standards, tools and processes The individual would champion technology and tools change that improves delivery processes. Act as an agent for change regarding the new technologies and tools, promote top code quality by leading design and code reviews, and solve challenging issues related to performance tuning and scalability Be a role model and technical mentor to the junior and mid-level developers, work alongside of highly collaborative, open minded, technology savvy and dedicated members Qualifications Bachelor s degree in computer science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience 5+ years developing financial applications using current and Open source technologies (for example JavaJ2EE, Unix, Shell Scripting, Python, ELK, Prometheus, Kubernetes, etc) on AWS Communicate technology solutions to a diverse audience, including the business, architecture, infrastructure and IT management Ensure that processes follow technical standards, documentation and implementation procedures. Skilled in Object Oriented Analysis and Design Knowledgeable about DevOpsCICD deployments Good knowledge of database concepts with working knowledge on SQL across multiple databases Storng Unix and shell scripting experience Java design development AWS Development in Logging and monitoring tools Self-starter and self-motivated Ability to work collaborate effectively in a team environment Sense of urgency and able to apply risk-based approach to prioritize work A sense of humor Ability to communicate clearly, effectively, persuasively with technology and business stakeholders Motivated to learn new technologies and identify process improvements and efficiencies Ability to adapt to change while continuing to deliver on assigned objectives Strong verbal and written communication skills Kubernetes is a plus.

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