Sr. Splunk Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Washington, DC
Analysis, API, Civil, Configuration Management, Development, Linux, Management, ODBC, Project, Project Management, Security, SQL
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

 

 

Job Description:

 

Do you want to grow your career and be part of a team solving critical challenges that affect the world? Our Cyber Division within Leidos Civil Group is leading the way in solving internationally pressing issues, including monitoring advanced threats, managing security services and utility command and control centers.We have an immediate need on our DHS Enterprise Security Operations Center (ESOC) Program for a Sr. Splunk Engineer.The selected candidate will provide overall engineering and design support for a very large distributed Splunk environment consisting of heavy forwarders, indexers, and search head servers, spanning security, performance, and operational roles. The Splunk engineer will support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, documentation, and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows.

 

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

The candidate should be familiar with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. The Splunk engineer should be familiar with a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.

 

 

The Splunk engineer will work with other Cybersecurity Engineering team members and will be required to interact with end users to gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, and provide assistance with the creation of Splunk search queries and dashboards. The Splunk engineer will be required interact with senior management, as necessary.

 

 

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When

 

you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of

 

Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

 

 

DHSCyber

 

LeadGen

 

LeadGenCyber

 

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

 

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree coupled with 7+ years' experience in the Information Technology arena.

 

 

4+ years of experience in a senior Splunk role

 

3+ Years experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces

 

2+ Years experience in app interface development, using REST API's

 

Previous project management experience.

 

ITIL Change & Configuration Management

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

- Experience in SQL

 

- Experience in other systems and network management products. Current or former completed Splunk training

 

 

External Referral Bonus:

 

No

 

 

Potential for Telework:

 

No

 

 

Clearance Level Required:

 

Top Secret/SCI

 

 

Travel:

 

No

 

 

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

 

40

 

 

Shift:

 

Day

 

 

Requisition Category:

 

Professional

 

 

Job Family:

 

Cyber Security

 

 

1000

 

 

Civil
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : TR-658951
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