Senior Splunk Engineer

Splunk, ITSI, Ansible, Python
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

This is a Full Time role with our direct client in Costa Mesa, CA.

Our client offers best in industry benefits with 10% bonus and Pension.

Responsible for creating a comprehensive centralized monitoring system using Splunk as the base platform.
Create operational monitoring and dashboard solutions to read machine, infrastructure, application, web, third party services and other logs to monitor the health of infrastructure, applications, SLAs etc.
Experience gathering logs from various places, conform logs to standard structure for analysis, correlation and reporting.
Ability to properly define entities that support services being monitored in ITSI.
Experience using the ITSI module of Splunk to create glass tables and interdependencies within application maps.
Ability to define service, entity, glass table, and KPI dependencies for deep dive multi layered usage of ITSI.
Create an effective machine data-driven and market-informed log monitoring vision and strategy.
Create integration strategies and algorithms to ingest data into SPLUNK.
Onboarding new data as well as new applications to Spunk.
Build Multi KPI alerts to alert teams of degraded services or negative conditions.
Will work collaboratively with cross functional application teams to design dashboards and dashlets to expose problem areas.
Experience using JavaScript, Python or Ansible in writing scripts to manage monitoring of systems and dashboards.
Mentoring other engineers within the organization on the capabilities and technical knowledge of the Splunk environment.
Write standard operating procedure documentation.
Prepare leadership and client presentations.

2+ years’ Splunk experience building dashboards and performing analytical searches within the Splunk application.
2+ years’ experience with Splunk ITSI modules and application mapping.
2+ years’ experience using or supporting centralized logging infrastructure -Splunk.
2+ years’ developing Splunk enterprise architecture, integration and deployment experience.
Experience implementing existing platforms and onboarding new applications.
Familiarity in writing scripts or applications in JavaScript, Python, or Ansible.
Familiarity with PERL/Linux shell scripting/Regex experience would be highly preferable.
A solid understanding of compute performance metrics and tools is highly desirable.
2 years of hands-on experience in IT systems administration on Windows and UNIX platforms (Red Hat Linux, Solaris, AIX or equivalent)
General networking and security knowledge (firewalls, routing, DNS, NAT, packet trace and analysis, etc).
Splunk training and/or certifications would be a major plus.

Posted By

Nick Joshi

Dice Id : 91003930
Position Id : 5839309
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