Snr Splunk Engineer

Extensive Splunk Exp
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


  • 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.


  • Health Coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision

  • Paid time off including Vacation, Illness and Holidays

  • Life Insurance

  • Disability Coverage

  • Pension

  • 401k Savings Plan

  • Employee Discounts

Posted By

David Jordan

34 Executive Park, Suite 240 Irvine, CA, 92614

Dice Id : 10107567
Position Id : 5867422
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