Remote Systems Engineer

in Greensboro, NC

Job #:266117

Practice Area: Technology

Date Posted: 06/11/2018

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Job Title:  Remote Systems Engineer

Location:  Greensboro, NC

Industry:  Financial Services

Terms:  3-month contract


AppDynamics, Nimsoft Unix/Linux Scripting, JBoss, and WebSphere

Systems Engineer Job Summary:

Our client in the financial services sector is looking for a Systems Engineer highly skilled in AppDynamics, Unix/Linux Scripting, JBoss and WebSphere. This opportunity is scheduled for a 3-4-month engagement currently. This may extend depending on candidate’s skill level.

Systems Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with commercial Monitoring tools or writes custom scripts to monitor key IT systems, applications, and transactions.
  • Performs technical analysis and recommends IT monitoring systems purchases and upgrades as needed.
  • Identifies and recommends usage policies, best practices, and operational guidelines to gain the most benefit from the monitoring tools being used.
  • Reviews existing monitors and identifies gaps and redundancies.
  • Creates new and updates existing monitors to ensure systems and applications are sufficiently being monitored.
  • Identifies and removes redundant and unnecessary monitors to ensure those being utilized are concise and complete.
  • Writes documentation for monitors being implemented to provide an alert-based instruction set for production system turn-over to the Data Center Operations teams.
  • Builds and upgrades monitoring systems per specifications to meet availability and performance targets per defined expectations with IT and business owners.


Systems Engineer Job Requirements:

  • Strong working knowledge of AppDynamics, Solarwinds Orion, and CA Nimsoft UIM.
  • Proficiency in one or more high-level scripting languages (PowerShell, Bash, Perl).
  • Broad knowledge of Windows and UNIX/Linux operating systems and related back-office products.
  • Good understanding of web technologies (Apache, Sharepoint), application server technologies (Jboss, WebSphere), database support (SQL Server, DB2, Oracle), and authentication/authorization services (Active Directory, ODSEE, IBM ISAM).
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP networking and loadbalancing technologies (F5 BigIP, Citrix Netscaler).
  • Excellent analytical skills, trouble-shooting and problem-solving ability.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.


Job Key Words:

  • AppDynamics
  • Unix
  • Linux
  • Nimsoft
  • JBoss
  • Websphere

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers? Yes, remote workers are being considered
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Yes, C2C candidates are being considered


How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for Rebecca Payne at 336-448-0110

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