AppD Technical Consultant - West

  • Location:
    Seattle, Washington, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    Denver, CO, Salt Lake City, UT, Portland, OR, Seattle, WA
  • Area of Interest
    Professional Services
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

Technical Consultant, Professional Services


About Us

AppDynamics is an application performance monitoring solution that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to provide real-time visibility and insight into IT environments. With our unique AIOps solution, you can take the right action at exactly the right time with automated anomaly detection, rapid root-cause analysis, and a unified view of your entire application ecosystem, including private and public clouds. Using AppDynamics, you’ll finally align IT, DevOps, and the business around the information that helps you protect your bottom line and deliver flawless customer experiences at scale.



Position Summary

Provides technical leadership within services engagements, translating solution architecture into a technical implementation plan working closely with the AppDynamics technical team, PM and Customer team to ensure the technical components of the engagement are delivered to meet customer’s business needs. Works closely with R&D and AD Customer Support to provide product and implementation feedback and to drive rapid resolution for engagement specific product and support issues. Mentors junior team members

Critical Experiences




    3+ years technical IT experience that includes the following:


    Hands-on Java and/or .Net Development


    Deployment and configuration of complex enterprise software


    IT Operations and Application Support


    Solid understanding of Operating Systems (Linux/Windows)


    Experience with J2EE/LAMP/Microsoft stack


    Any direct experience with AppDynamics (or other APM solutions) a big plus


    Application and systems performance management, measurement and analysis. Exposure to another monitoring tool is a bonus


    Must understand the interrelationships between the various infrastructure layers O/S, Disk. Network, NAS, SAN


    Working with a wide variety of platforms and application stacks. Ability to understand new application frameworks in customer environments quickly


    Consulting or Professional Services experience. Demonstrated ability to work with customers under tight deadlines


Candidate Background 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field from an accredited University. Master’s degree preferred OR commensurate work experience

  • Passion for technology

  • Desire to work on cutting edge technology and ability to absorb a wide variety of technologies

  • Programming experience

  • Customer-focused mindset


Success Behaviors (What does Success look like?)


  • Excellent communication and conflict resolution skills

  • Proven written communication and documentation skills

  • Quick learner - Builds skills in technical areas which support the deployment and integration of AD based solutions, including Advanced OS, DB, Storage; Virtual etc.

  • Seen as a trusted advisor by the customer. Uses best practices to consistently make prescriptive recommendations within the scope of the customer's business goals and is the trusted advisor / go-to person for the engagement when customers question what to do or how to perform technical tasks within project scope

  • Consistently achieves utilization targets and balances with development plans to ensure skills are updated and in demand

  • Seeks to identify and mitigate risks before issues arise

  • Ambassador for AD solutions with customers and peers and communicates with confidence and accuracy


Additional Requirements


  • Candidate should be open to up to 50% travel




We know that the award-winning culture at AppDynamics is something to brag about, but here are more reasons that make you excited to get out of bed to come in the morning, like:




    Medical, dental, vision coverage


    401k match (4.5%)


    Wellness perks (gym, hobbies, education, store discounts, personal finance)


    4 weeks PTO, 5 days VTO, 14 holidays (including 1 birthday PTO and 1 floating holiday)


    Mandatory company shut down between Christmas and New Years

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