Splunk Engineer

Splunk, Linux, VMware
Full Time
$120,000 - $190,000
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

As a Splunk engineer on our project, you’ll perform hands-on evaluation, implementation, and operation of leading security Cyber defense tools. You’ll coordinate work with in-house teams to identify the right mix of tools and techniques to translate your customer’s IT needs and future goals into a plan that will enable secure and effective solutions. We need to come up with the best solution, so you’ll investigate new techniques, break free from the legacy model, and go where the industry is going. You’ll lead the team through a critical approach to network design, providing alternatives and customizing solutions, to maintain a balance of security and business needs. This is a chance to make a difference in the security of federal information security. Your technical expertise will be vital as you help customers overcome their most difficult challenges by integrating secure practices like the configuration of Linux and VMware environments, as well as monitoring system performance. You’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like designing, implementing, and configuring IT systems and security infrastructure while building peace of mind in a critical infrastructure. Join our team, as we improve federal information security through Cybersecurity.

You must have:

    • 3+ years of experience in a senior Splunk engineering role

    • Extensive experience designing, deploying, and managing clustered Splunk Enterprise systems – Clustered Indexers, Search Heads, HTTP Event Collectors, and Forwarders

    • Advanced level Splunk Dashboarding, Index-time and Search-time data parsing

    • Experience automating Splunk infrastructure configurations

    • Experience managing data retention policies and performing index administration, maintenance and optimization, and configuration backups

    • Extensive experience with the management of Linux systems (Ubuntu, CentOS)

    • Experience automating system tasks and infrastructure using a scripting language (Python and Bash preferred)

    • Desire to be part of an incredible team. That means being someone the team can count on, who communicates honestly and respects others and their views, who adapts quickly to changing priorities, drives positive change, and is committed to giving 110%


  • Splunk certified architect, consultant, or Splunk certified administrator certifications

  • Experience developing Splunk Apps (e.g. working apps published to Splunkbase or GitHub

  • Experience managing public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) and containerized (Kubernetes, OpenShift) workloads

  • RSA Archer

  • Proficient in the use of Git or similar version control systems

Dice Id : 90860665
Position Id : 5887179
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