AppDynamics Consultant Location: Washington, DC Job Description: We are currently seeking a Junior to Mid-level AppDynamics Consultant to implement already identified performance-monitoring requirements. This opportunity is exclusive to the DC area and we require the ability to obtain a Public Trust Government Clearance. For this position we require someone with in-depth knowledge of monitoring and application performance solutions specifically implementing AppDynamics. Job Responsibilities:
Patching and supporting AppDynamics
Implementing application monitoring using AppDynamics
Provide on-call after hours support for escalated problems and conduct bridge calls with Tier III support, Operations Management, and Vendors
Monitor system usage for compliance
Administer, monitor and maintain system security
Research and keep current on APM technologies and communicate trends and future needs from a business perspective
Desired Skills and Experience - Technical Skills:
Experience with setting up and running performance monitoring and alerting tools
In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience implementing AppDynamics
Very good Troubleshooting & Analytical skills Experience Patching and supporting AppDynamics
Real End User Experience, Code Level Diagnostics, DB Diagnostics, Synthetic Monitoring.
Very Good Knowledge on Applications Technologies and Frameworks - Java, .NET, PHP, client-servers apps, etc.
Should have exposure in integration methods - Web services, APIs
Working Knowledge on Network Protocols, Port Mirroring, Switch Mirroring, Network Span
Experience in Code Profilers, Java Debuggers, Thread Dump and Memory Dump Analysis
Experience with other DevOps tools is desirable. Tools such as Micro Focus monitoring solutions, Splunk, ServiceNow and/or Cherwell.
Job Requirements- Candidate must have the following knowledge, experience, and abilities:
Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in IT Operations and Application Support
Experienced in monitoring and supporting large-scale computer systems
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering/ Information Systems or related experience
Requirements analysis or business analysis skills helpful
Must be able to pass a background investigation - Customer requirement