Monitoring Engineer

Pontiac, MI or Virtual

Job Description

Looking for a great opportunity with a growing, locally-owned company? Cynerge Consulting is seeking full-time monitoring engineer! We are looking for someone that embraces our dynamic nature and wants to take their career to the next level. We strive to provide an opportunity for you to do your best work in an environment where collaboration, teamwork, growth, and creativity are rewarded. For more than 15 years, Cynerge Consulting has helped clients in the private and federal sectors by designing and developing digital products and business solutions to improve their operations and services. From application development services to IT asset management, cloud computing, and DevOps-oriented transformation, we help improve the speed and quality of delivering enterprise software so organizations can better respond and compete in a rapidly digitizing economy. Our team works hard and is passionate about what we do. We have a kick-ass crew and a historic office, complete with our own coffee shop and wine cellar. Cynerge is currently seeking an experienced engineer to support one of our Federal Government clients with their Infrastructure as a Service offering. Candidates will be part of a team that will deliver applications that modernize our clients’ business operations.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for implementing proactive monitoring solutions for cloud computing services
  • Support application and infrastructure monitoring with automated alerts and triggers
  • Work with application teams to define monitoring plan
  • Adopt organizational monitoring guidelines and create plans for implementation
  • Develop, test, and implement monitoring plans based on application or service categorization
  • Work with Cyber Security to define cyber vulnerability monitoring implementation and threshold-based notification
  • Provide training and coaching on monitoring best practices to application and infrastructure teams
  • Working closely with stakeholders to understand business requirements and help translate these into technical requirements

Prerequisites

  • 3+ years’ work experience in a monitoring role performing substantially all the above responsibilities
  • 3+ years’ work experience with leading monitoring tools
  • Understanding of monitoring concepts
  • Experience with Splunk, AWS CloudWatch, Nagios, and/or SolarWinds is a plus
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience is a plus
  • Self-starter with an ability to take a task, analyze what needs to be done, and deliver results in a timely manner (we don’t do “analysis paralysis”)
  • Detail oriented, team player with an ability to work with minimal direction
  • Excellent communication skills in a customer-facing work environment
  • Preferred – Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • Preferred – HUBZone residency (certified at https://maps.certify.sba.gov/)
  • Required – US Citizen or “green card” holder

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Job Type

Full-time

Deadline

None

Location

Pontiac, MI or Virtual

Availability

Occasional weekend work and travel may be required

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Perks

Competitive Salary

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package based on market rates and relevant professional or industry experience. 

Comprehensive Benefits

Enjoy a wide range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, and basic life insurance.

Retirement Match

Cynerge offers a simple IRA with a company match of up to 3% for retirement plans. Work with an appointed account manager to shape your retirement strategies.

Unlimited Vacation

Forget managing balances of vacation and sick time. Enjoy unlimited paid time off if you’re respectful and meeting your commitments.

Professional Development

We encourage professional development as part of our review process and reimburse for certifications and other training opportunities.

Work From Anywhere

Work from our historic office with its own attached café and bar/restaurant and wine cellar, or virtually from the comfort of your own home.