I hardly ever find myself reaching for third party monitoring services these days. I rather use the AWS native observability, monitoring and alerting services.
Keeping up to date with technology, frameworks and trends as a developer is difficult and fatiguing in this fast paced industry.
The work that you will be doing will echo your personality, believes, discipline, ideas and level of complexity long after it has been written. It is there for crucial to follow standards and practices that aligns with the company policy as the code you write is defining the company itself. This is a guide I wrote to ensure a consistent code base and principals.