Solarwinds Engineer

solarwinds, secret clearance, network monitoring
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Currently, PRISM is looking for a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior SolarWinds Engineer to join our team in Colorado Springs, CO.

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Active DOD Secret clearance and ability to obtain agency suitability clearance

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Designing, implementing, maintaining, and configuration of SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM), Server and Application Monitor (SAM), and IBM Tivoli Monitoring (ITM)
  • Continuously automate and tune monitors to limit false alarms
  • Able to install, configure and administer SolarWinds ORION components to include Network Performance Monitor (NPM) and Server and Application Monitor (SAM)
  • Able to design and implement a highly available continuous monitoring platform to be utilized by a 24x7 operations desk
  • Experience configuring monitors using SNMP, SSH, WinRM, WMI, JMX and other technologies.
  • Experience configuring collection of syslog messages from a variety of devices and storing and forwarding as required by local policies
  • Familiar with AppInsight for Microsoft Exchange and SQL Server
  • Familiar with configuration and administration NetFlow Traffic Analyzer
  • • Experience monitoring a variety of end devices to include routers, switches, firewalls, Windows servers, Linux servers and UNIX servers
  • Experience creating and managing custom views to provide a Common Operational Picture (COP)
  • Experience developing interactive maps with Network Atlas
  • Experience configuring custom reports upon request from local customers
  • Knowledge of database requirements and configuration of SolarWinds ORION applications
  • Able to share knowledge of monitoring best practices with system owners and system administrators to enhance overall monitoring and alerting posture

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 10 years of related professional experience in a technical field. Demonstrated experience may be considered as a substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.
  • At least 5+ years of experience in design, implementation, administration, configuration and securing the SolarWinds suite of products
  • Perform configuration, tuning, and troubleshooting SolarWinds and related network management system tools
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to work on individual tasks, as well as team-oriented tasks.
  • Ability to prioritize competing priorities.
  • Ability to work under a cross-matrix management structure.
  • Required to be on-call 24X7X365 and respond in a timely manner.
  • Strong Communications skills to relate technical details to non-technical leaders.
  • Self-starter with ability to work on individual tasks, as well as team-oriented tasks.
  • Ability to plan and execute system and software installations upgrades and changes across the organization
  • Ability to write administration and user based operating procedures, with assistance from a technical writer.
  • Ability to prioritize competing priorities.
  • Ability to work under a cross-matrix management structure.
  • Strong communications skills to relate technical details to non-technical leaders and SolarWinds users.
  • This position supports an IT operations environment.  The successful candidate should expect to support work on nights and weekends and may be included in an on-call rotation for after-hours support.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SolarWinds Certified Professional (SCP)
  • Experience troubleshooting network issues.
  • Other technical domain certifications (e.g. CCNA, MCSE, RHCSA)
Dice Id : PRISMVA
Position Id : 6079CG
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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