Engineer for Automation of Monitoring, Den Haag


Voor een directe eindklant in Den Haag is Harvey Nash op zoek naar een Engineer for Automation of Monitoring.

Startdatum: zsm
Duur: 3 maanden
Inzet: 40 uur per week

Organisatieonderdeel: Business Information Services For the organisations its AWS Cloud Transformation program Bowie, we are looking for an engineer that can support automation (based on CI/CD pipelines) of Application and Application Chain Monitoring in Chain Monitoring team.

Modern, high-speed software development and innovation is key to survive in a competitive market. At this organisation, we fully recognize this; we are transforming our IT organization to move and innovate swiftly and bring high value services to our customers in the Netherlands. To improve agility, we are moving our infrastructure to AWS. Part of this transition is to increase the level of automation, including automation of our application monitoring.

Characteristics for this role:
• Work with a team of approximately 4-5 other programming leads to realize the Monitoring As Code solution for AWS infrastructure and Application Monitoring
• Work with a team of approximately 4-5 other programming leads to realize the Monitoring As Code solution for Application Chain Monitoring • Contribute to creation of Infrastructure As Code and testable infrastructure in AWS
• Develop appropriate metrics to demonstrate performance and operational efficiency by scripting the orchestration of monitoring (monitoring changes due to infrastructure changes)
• Driving analysis, design and development of automation tools for configuration, provisioning, deployment, development, and operational tasks related to monitoring
• Work cross-functionally with various App DevOps teams to test and drive amazing results in an international context • Focus on reducing technical lead time for (technical) monitoring for all DevOps teams
• Provide huge positive customer impact by reducing downtime and costs
• The tool used within the organisation for Application monitoring is AppDynamics. Automation of monitoring is done by utilizing the API’s of AppDynamics.
• Definition of dashboards and alerting is done by a functional admin, so these activities are not in scope. Focus for this role is on automation.

Profile qualifications:
• Bachelors or higher in computer science, electrical engineering, or equivalent.
• Strong and Hands-on Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code (Terraform, CloudFormation), JSON templates and creating IAC scripts
• Expertise in Linux Servers is preferred
• Some experience with Puppet and scripting tools like Bash and Powershell is preferred
• Expertise in AWS (traditional and cloud networking concepts + monitoring & logging concepts)
• Security (working in enterprise production environments) and first-time-right mindset
• Hands-on Experience using AppDynamics Application Performance Monitoring (preferred)
• Hands-on Experience using AppDynamics API’s (preferred)
• Hands-on Experience using configuration management software like Ansible (preferred)
• Experience with CI tools such as Bamboo and Jenkins (preferred)
• Experience with Build Tools such as Ant, Maven, and Gradle (preferred)
• Good understanding of build pipeline, packaging, and artifact management.
• Automation background working with the CI/CD tool chain comprising of tools such as JIRA, Github, Jenkins, Bamboo, Confluence, Packer, CloudFormation, Terraform , Docker, SonarQube
• Proficient level in programming and scripting languages such as Python and/or Ruby



Harvey Nash B.V.
Elianne Stekelenburg
ZZP, freelance, interim vacature
Den Haag
Tarief is bespreekbaar
start project:
duur opdracht:
3 maanden
uren per week:
40 uur
11-07-2019 15:39:48