Dell Monitoring SRE in Florida

About Virtustream

Virtustream, a Dell Technologies business, is the enterprise-class cloud company that is trusted by organizations worldwide to migrate and run their mission-critical applications in the cloud. For enterprises, service providers and government agencies, Virtustream’s xStream® Management Platform and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) meets the security, compliance, performance, efficiency and consumption-based billing requirements of complex production applications in the cloud – whether private, public or hybrid.

LOCATION : anywhere in the US. Draper, Utah preferred.


This position will be a core member of the team charged with the design/build/run responsibilities for monitoring the Virtustream cloud platform. The ideal candidate must possess the ability to lead people and projects; foster teamwork and collaboration across organizations and geographies. Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication, and presentation skills. Analyze complex business problems and issues using data to provide insight to critical business decisions. Integrate data from multiple sources to produce requested or required data elements. Knowledge of aspects of data intelligence and analytics strategies and methodologies. Demonstrated knowledge of project management, able to identify business impact of proposed projects and designs. Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives, without appreciable direction. Readily adapts to the complexities of global business and fosters global processes, strategies and goals. Work and collaborate with other members of cross functional teams, and business groups on company wide monitoring initiatives. Considered a subject matter expert on monitoring within the company. Write functional detailed design specs as well as responding to requirement documents and system level plans. Significant contributor to organizational goals and objectives.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify the requirements, architect and implement a monitoring solution

  • Partner with technical teams across the organization in order to determine scope and requirements for monitoring solution designs

  • Configuration and documentation of monitoring systems, driving monitoring systems knowledge transfer within the organization

  • Integrates and manages middleware and software tools within the various computing platforms

  • Develops and implements solutions to ensure stable and available monitoring systems

  • Researches infrastructure software, tools, and emerging technologies

  • Develops and implements policies, strategies, guidelines, standards, and procedures related to monitoring infrastructure

  • Develops processes and tools for managing the monitoring infrastructure

  • Monitors and supports the environment in accordance with service level expectations

  • Work closely with our IT engineering & delivery teams to partner on rollout of solutions

  • Provide proactive health checks, capacity management, and software updates as necessary to maintain the health of the environment.

Preferred Skills

  • Solid development skills (Perl, C, Java, etc) – Ruby or Python preferred

  • 2+ years experience integrating with ServiceNow or comparable ITSM system via API

  • 5+ years demonstrated experience in distributed system design, implementation and administration

  • 4+ years experience with Dell Compute and VMware technologies

  • Extensive experience in at least 2 programming/scripting languages

  • Configuration management (Puppet, Chef, CFEngine) - SaltStack preferred

  • Strong competency in Windows and Unix operating systems

  • Strong understanding of enterprise infrastructure systems, such as SAN, converged networking, firewalls, routers, and virtual systems management including Windows and Unix OS


  • Ability to teach and or train others on infrastructure technology

  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment

  • Ability to communicate clearly, concisely and professionally

  • Ability to think critically in evaluating problems and proposed solutions

  • Strong team motivation and organizational skills within and external to the department

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