Splunk Systems Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Ashburn, VA
  • 5 hours ago
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IT, Systems, Engineer, Windows, Linux, SQL, HTML, XML, Bash, Java, Python, Security, Engineering
Full Time

Job Description


Job Description:

As the trusted IT and network provider for more than 3 million government users, Leidos brings the domain experience and mission understanding to transform complex systems into modernized networks. We leverage innovations in technology and the creativity of our people to bring outstanding value to our customers. Leidos is the largest systems integrator and provider of IT services to the U.S. government, serving customers across all sectors. We bring decades of experience leading large-scale, secure government networks and mission-critical programs to bear. With recent new program wins for mission critical networks, our footprint in this market is growing, and so are opportunities to join our team.
We have an IMMEDIATE NEED for a Splunk Systems Engineer

Splunk Systems Engineer responsibilities:
Build, implement and administer Splunk in Windows and Linux environments.
Perform data ingestion and visualization for Splunk
Build and integrate contextual data into notable events
Recognizing and on-boarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data.
Provide technical, managerial and administrate direction relative to the problem
Recommend innovative solutions to management and key stakeholders
Work in a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
Develop and provide reports on the usage of information and data
Experience in SQL query development leveraging HTML, XML, CSS, Bash, Java, and Python scripts.
Provide mentorship and direction to junior systems engineers.
Working with clients to develop requirements and deliverables.
Manage automating Splunk deployments and orchestration within a Cloud environment

Bachelor's degree and minimum 8+ years of relevant experience in software or infrastructure engineering and architecture, or a Master's degree and 6+ years' experience.
Experience working in an Agile environment
Extensive experience implementing, architecting and administering Splunk and Splunk Enterprise Security Suite
Experience developing in HTML, XML, CSS, Bash, JAVA and Python scripts

Desired Skills/Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with the deployment and design of distributed systems
  • Experience with basic networking principles/setup
  • Experience with data ingestion, data reduction, and data analysis techniques


Certified Splunk Administrator


External Referral Bonus:

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:
Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:
Public Trust

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Systems Engineering

Pay Range:


Company Information

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : R-00058371
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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