Randstad Network Management Systems Engineer in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Network Management Systems Engineer

job details:

  • location:Eden Prairie, MN

  • salary:$48 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 18, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:671717

job description

Network Management Systems Engineer

job summary:

The Senior Network Monitoring Systems Engineer (Infrastructure Engineer Senior Advisor) will administer and architect network monitoring solutions.

location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Primary Responsibilities

  • Support network monitoring products and solutions, to including implementation, migrations, documentation and decommissioning

  • Develop monitoring solution architectures, designs and deployment plans.

  • Conduct periodic reviews and rationalize installed products

  • Optimize and automate solutions to increase performance, availability and reduce cost

  • Integrate infrastructure components into existing monitoring products

  • Provide escalation support to engineering, operations and other staff


Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience with Linux systems administration required

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Windows required

  • Minimum of 6 years supporting commercial and open-source products on Linux and Windows

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience managing enterprise monitoring systems such as Spectrum, Network Node Manager, NetCool, TruSight, SolarWinds or Moogsoft

  • In-depth knowledge using SNMP, MIBs and OIDs to monitor infrastructure components

  • Intermediate scripting and programming experience with Perl, Python or Powershell to leverage APIs

  • Experience desired with Postgres, MySQL, MS-SQL, Oracle or another similar DBMS

  • Experience desired with Syslog-NG, Cisco Prime, Splunk or Prognosis

  • Basic knowledge of Wide and Local Area Networks

  • Basic knowledge of network protocols and applications including SYSLOG, RADIUS, TACACS, DNS, DHCP, IPSec, NAT, ACLs

  • Experience in customer service and/or operations

  • Strong troubleshooting, documentation and communication abilities

skills: Education Required

  • Four-year university degree or college diploma in a technical field such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Information Systems required

  • Or equivalent work experience

  • Redhat Engineer Certification desired

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.