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Performance Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00493
Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/28/2018 to 12/31/2018
Performance Monitoring and Engineering / Analyst support. This will be supporting Home delivery, Specialty Pharmacy, BriovaRx Infusion, and Claims processing. These individuals will be proficient in monitoring tools focusing on Application and Infrastructure Performance and Digital Monitoring products. We’re looking for an engineer who has a good grasp on the technical functionality and capabilities of the monitoring tools and monitoring disciplines and theory as well as inter-personal skills and requirements gathering to build Solution options for our customers, as well as helping grow the monitoring tools.

DAY-TO-DAY: Conducts performance and availability monitoring to help detect hardware and software issues that threaten the expected behavior of applications and services. Focuses on the end-user experience provided by applications, and oversees the average response times under peak load.

IDEAL BACKGROUND: The primary types of monitoring include: Dynatrace, New Relic, Base Monitoring, Fault Domain Isolation (FDI), and Vital Business Function (VBF). The team is responsible for providing visibility across applications and infrastructure to ensure OptumRx is stable and performing at high availability. The technical expertise in this position is key to providing support across the entire business.

TOP REQUIREMENTS: Dynatrace AppMon, Dynatrace SaaS, Splunk.

*** What experience will set candidates apart from one another? Dynatrace SaaS, Splunk Monitoring and Creating Dashboards.

Job Description:
- 5-8 years of monitoring experience
- 3-5 years of Dynatrace experience
- Ability to learn quickly in regards to monitoring tools they might not know- ( Splunk, Solarwinds, PRTG)
- Experience with application monitoring/ building of dashboards
- Knowledge of project management
- Experience with configuration/implementation of monitoring tools (Dynatrace)
- Development experience- .net/java
- They will interview and meet with application teams and see what tool we should use to monitor certain applications. This person will also be writing requirements.