Kforce SME - Splunk or App Dynamics in Maryland Heights, Missouri

Kforce has a client in search of a SME - Splunk or App Dynamics in Maryland Heights, Missouri (MO).Summary:This position will be allocated to the IT e-Commerce department's operations group. This person will be a key player in strategic decisions on how to best leverage AppDynamics on a new online ordering platform for a Fortune 100 company. Working with other SMEs, this technologist will create best practices for configuring the APM tool's monitors and alerts, and integrating it with other products, such as Splunk and Tableau, to create ideal solutions for debugging issues and building reports. This person will also assist our department by training others at a beginner and intermediate user/admin level and providing analysis and direction on optimizing the APM's performance on legacy systems.Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to speak about: building reports and dashboards to extract business value using Splunk

This technologist's responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing monitoring and reporting requirements for the new application stack, making recommendations to solution architecture and technical implementation

  • Working with architects, technologists, and analysts to integrate reporting, logging and monitoring tools used for the future-facing technologies

  • Identifying improvement opportunities in current AppDynamics implementations and monitors, and working with our internal team members to execute on the approved recommendations

  • Reporting status to project managers/scrum masters on the development of project related tasks

  • Delivering best practice documentation

  • Providing supervision/training to technical team members

  • AppDynamics Certification (ACIP) with 6 years of experience creating developing, integrating, and tuning AppDynamics products

  • Experience with virtualization technologies (VMware ESX, MS Hyper-V, Sun xVM, Hypervisor)

  • Experience working with Linux and Windows based servers

  • Very strong communication skills with the ability to capture and articulate technical and non-technical details

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00