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Monitoring Tools Lead Architect

Posted 26 February by Execuitve Resource Group Easy Apply Ended


Central Government - SC Cleared - Monitoring Tools - Lead Architect - Application Performance
Central Government - SC Cleared - Monitoring Tools - Lead Architect - Application Performance



Please note that this role fall inside of IR35



My Central Government client is seeking a SC Cleared Monitoring Tools Lead Architect to be responsible for the design and build of IT service monitoring tools. The responsibilities for the role will include setting the strategy and plans for monitoring tools, provide technical leadership of the teams responsible for implementing and supporting monitoring tools and developing guidance for programmes and projects to implement/use monitoring tools in-line with the monitoring tools strategy.

Key Responsibilities:


In-depth understanding of enterprise scale, application performance monitoring toolsets. This will include:

  • Tools to consolidate data from multiple suppliers and or monitoring feeds to provide a "single pane of glass" view of service status
  • Synthetic Monitoring and/or User Journey Monitoring Tools
  • Application Performance Management Tools
  • Infrastructure and Network Monitoring Tools
  • Hands on technical capabilities to guide monitoring tools devops teams to build and enhance monitoring toolsets
  • Production of Monitoring Tools Technical Strategy documentation
  • Production of guidance documentation for implementation of tools by projects and programmes in line with the Monitoring Tools Technical Strategy. This will include the development of reference architectures and implementation patterns for Monitoring Tools
  • Setting the direction and managing the quality of work from the devops teams implementing Monitoring Tools
  • Good understanding of devops methods, approaches and tools. For example, Scrum, Agile and Jira
  • Ability to deal with a range of stakeholders, including Senior Management (SCS), Business Programmes, Development staff implementing monitoring tools and IT operational staff
  • Understanding of operational approaches and frameworks
  • Management of devops teams in supporting Monitoring Tools
  • Understanding of the procurement process and ability to support the selection and of tools and/or devops suppliers
  • Understanding of ITIL event monitoring and management processes
  • Understanding of IT Service Operations
  • Understanding of IT Operations Centres and/or other types of Operation Centre e.g. NOC or SOC
  • Valid SC clearnce is critical for this role


Central Government - SC Cleared - Monitoring Tools - Lead Architect - Application Performance
Central Government - SC Cleared - Monitoring Tools - Lead Architect - Application Performance

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  • Central Government - SC Cleared - Monitoring Tools - Lead Architect - Application Performance

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