Splunk Administrator

Security, SOAP, API, Linux, Windows, Application, IT, JavaScript, Python, Perl, XML, HTML, SAP
Full Time

Job Description

Splunk Administrator
VA, Arlington 22202

Security Clearance: U.S. Citizen, Current Security Clearance, Secret

Skills: Splunk, SOC, SOAP, JSON, REST API, Scripting, RegEx, Linux CLI, Windows, Cybersecurity

We are recruiting for a Splunk Administrator to support DoD Security Operations Center (SOC) environment. Qualified candidates will have experience developing cybersecurity monitoring content in Splunk and experience working a DoD or SOC environment.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Support development of cybersecurity monitoring content in Splunk to support SOC monitoring capabilities
  • Integrate Splunk with application data sources
  • Refine audit levels at log source and Splunk log ingest settings to maximize program capability to monitor for cybersecurity-relevant events
  • Provide consultation to government client, as requested, to customize and configure Splunk to meet program requirements
  • Provide administration for Splunk and Splunk Apps including developing new or extending existing Apps to perform specialized functionality
  • Support a blended team working closely with Infrastructure, Application, and Cybersecurity project teams for Splunk activities
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to the engagement and architecture, operational processes and training materials

Requirements include:
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Current secret security clearance (at a minimum)
  • Bachelor's degree is required; IT related discipline is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience with Splunk administration including security information and event management (SIEM) integrations
  • 5+ year of experience developing Splunk queries, reports, alerts, dashboards, and knowledge objects
  • Experience with Splunk dashboard design is preferred
  • Experience in Splunk configuration files, RegEx and comfort in using the Linux CLI and Windows
  • Experience using Splunk to perform above baseline threat hunting in a SOC or DCO environment
  • Experience in SOAP, JSON, REST API, web-based technologies and scripting languages including JavaScript, Python, Perl and shell scripting, XML, HTML
  • Experience in requirements analysis, engineering, and testing in real world environments
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills to work with a blended government and contractor team
  • Experience in Splunk DB Connect, ITSI, HEC is preferred
  • Splunk certified preferred
  • Experience with SAP, HANA database, and/or system architecture is preferred
  • Experience presenting information to customer audiences (prior presentations to groups up to 30 people) is preferred
  • Experience providing mentorship to junior team members, as requested, for Splunk related activities is preferred



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For more information please visit us at www.tallonrs.com .
Dice Id : 10191119
Position Id : 775-3
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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