SolarWinds System Engineer

AGIT Consulting Group - Rockville, MD


Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

The successful candidate will be an experienced member of a team thatwill be responsible for providing engineering services to re-engineerand optimize existing SolarWinds modules in the customer’s environment. The candidate will beresponsible for designing, implementing, and providing SME support of theenvironment for Tier 3 escalated issues.

Responsibilities and Skills

Module Specific Dutiesinclude:

  • SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor Module – re-engineer the NetworkPerformance Monitor module to identify network issues and reduce downtime.
  • SolarWinds VoIP and Network Quality Manager Module - re-engineer and deploy the VoIP and Network Quality Manager module to monitor 100%. VOIP platform to include circuits, latency, and devices.
  • SolarWinds Virtualization Manager Module – re-engineer the Virtualization Manager module to include pop-up configurations and deployment capabilities.
  • SolarWinds Web Performance Monitor Module – explore and establishrequirements and develop a plan for rolling out the module.
  • SolarWinds Monitoring and Management Module: Re-engineer SolarWindsIPSLA monitoring and management Module to accurately report networkinfrastructure up-time.
  • SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager Module: Re-Engineer the NetworkConfiguration Manager Module – to track network configuration changes.
  • Develop an Application Programming Interface (API) between SolarWindsand Service Now to assist the customer with alert acknowledgement and ticketcreation.
  • The Contractor shall create documentation for all SolarWindsre-engineering efforts and enhancements in accordance with customer provided guidelines.

In addition, the candidate shall:

  • Provide recommendations on how to enhance full set of Orion capabilities of SolarWinds Modules by providing Proof of Concept, Requirements Analysis, Design, Test and Implementation Plans. The recommendations must also include a rollback plan to stop deployment and return to a known-good state.
  • Create business-relevant operational views, maps, and dynamic grouping through Custom Properties.
  • Provide configuration documentation for SolarWinds infrastructure to be highly available across two Data Centers in the DC Metropolitan by implementing failover capability. Documentation shall include failover configuration guide, Proof of Concept, Requirements Analysis, Design, Test and Implementation Plan.
  • In accordance with customer's requirements and procedures, the contractor shall update the Security authorization and information collection form, obtain ATO approvals for enhancement releases and submit to COR/COR Designee.
  • In accordance with customer's requirements and procedures, Conduct User Acceptance, regression, and performance testing and document results in a Master Test Plan.

Education and Experience

  • BS in Computer Science/Information Systems or equivalent experience and knowledge.
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, including design, implementation and management of SolarWinds Environments.
  • SolarWinds Certified Professional Certification (SCP) preferred.
  • Experience in problem diagnosis and resolution, configuring and maintaining application controls.

Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

We offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid Vacation
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) planSalary: $110,000.00 to $130,000.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $110,000.00 to $130,000.00 /year


  • SolarWinds VoIP and Network Quality Manager Module: 7 years (Preferred)
  • SolarWinds Monitoring and Management Module: 5 years (Preferred)
  • SolarWinds Web Performance Monitor Module: 1 year (Preferred)
  • SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor Module: 5 years (Preferred)
  • SolarWinds Virtualization Manager Module: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • SolarWinds Certified Professional (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance