Systems Administrator - Production Engineering - Monitoring Systems Administrator - Production Engineering -  …

IHS Markit
in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Systems Administrator - Production Engineering - Monitoring
The Production Engineering function is responsible for the maintenance, support, and general improvement of many of the key IT infrastructure products within IHS Markit. This includes, but is not limited to, Enterprise Monitoring, Windows and Linux Services, Networking, and Platform Automation.

Position Summary:

The Production Engineering - Monitoring team is responsible for the engineering and support of multiple products related to our various system Monitoring platforms. While this role will be heavily focused on the engineering and support of our Splunk platform, the analyst will have the opportunity to be involved in the management of our other monitoring platforms including, but not limited to, Centreon, Argent, SightRay, Datadog, and DotCom.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for engineering monitoring solutions for key infrastructure and product related systems.
  • Responsible for day-to-day support of our various Monitoring platforms, with a heavy focus on our internal and AWS hosted Splunk platforms.
  • Assisting in the creation of architectural documentation pertaining to strategic initiatives impacting both product and internal infrastructures
  • Participate in Change Management, Problem Management, and Incident Management calls.

Required Technical Skills
  • Advanced working knowledge of Enterprise Splunk architectures and concepts
  • Experience with large & complex existing multisite Splunk cluster
  • Experience performing Splunk platform maintenance, capacity management and software updates
  • Experience with managing and deploying services in AWS
  • Md Level Linux Operating System Knowledge (Navigate file system, troubleshoot issues, edit files, etc).
  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills

Desired Technical Skills
  • Base level scripting and/or automation experience
  • Good working knowledge of Azure DevOps or other Agile based methodologies and tools
  • Good working knowledge of Service Now or other equivalent incident management tools

Functional Skills
  • The ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations, and gather team consensus to move forward.
  • Exhibits a strong desire to learn new technologies and is genuinely interested in growing their technical acumen.
  • Able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences at all levels in an organization
  • Service oriented, positive, committed, and enthusiastic team player.
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules, and priorities.


3 years + of general experience in one or more IT Functions


Bachelor's in Computer Science, related field or equivalent experience.

Working Conditions:
  • Responsibilities may require working evenings/weekends, sometimes with little advanced notice
  • May be required to work on an on-call rotation as required.
  • No regular travel.
Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here .

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