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Nagios Monitoring Specialist - Work From Home/Staines

£350 to £425

South East / Contract / Ref: ND-nagios

Nagios Monitoring Specialist - Utilities - Work From Home/Staines

Alexander Ash are working with a blue chip utilities firm based in West London who are seeking a Nagios Monitoring Specialist to come on board to support, maintain, design Nagios systems where currently the estate monitors 3,000 devices at a mature product level.

You will be responsible for maintaining, improving and designing a high-volume monitoring and metrics infrastructure based on Nagios for monitoring, and collected, collection3 and Graphite for metrics. Typical tasks involve maintaining and adding to Nagios configurations, creating custom monitoring scripts and building out bleeding-edge open-source tools.

  • Nagios
  • Naemon
  • Merlin
  • Netsaint
  • Netcool
  • Strong Linux/Unix scripting
  • Strong linux system administration (Redhat). Solid ability to troubleshoot a variety of performance issues and other problems, from slow disk response to running out of file descriptors.
  • Strong understanding of init scripts, creating new filesystems, /proc and other sysadmin essentials.
  • Experience with monitoring - Nagios experience is a must
  • Networking monitoring background, maybe within a NOC environment
  • Able to troubleshoot network problems from the system perspective, such as identifying dropped packets or high latency that traces back to a particular network device.

Please apply now for immediate consideration

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