Employment Opportunities

Friday, 21 August, 2020

Splunk Enterprise Knowledge Manager (Network)

Seeking a Splunk Enterprise Knowledge Manager (Network) who will provide expertise and a specialized Splunk related focus on enterprise-level machine data analytics, while supporting mission-critical information systems in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Your responsibilities will include the following: • Implementing and maintaining Linux-based Splunk analytical systems and tools (admin. level deployment and knowledge management roles) • Identifying and collecting machine and non-machine data sets • Analyzing and supervising Splunk Indexes related to monitoring and managing network devices, including routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, security appliances, and crypto • Collaborating with other administrators and analysts to enhance development of actionable business intelligence, troubleshooting performance issues, and combating threats • Working on an integrated team and communicating Splunk related issues • Maintaining compliance with security regulations and guidelines
Location: Herndon
Clearance: TS/SCI with Poly
Skill Level: SME
Certifications: • AWS • Splunk • Linux+ • Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing & Switching (CCNA) • ITIL Foundation, DevOps, or Agile
Closing Date: 9/30/2020

Mandatory Skills

• Minimum 2 years of demonstrated experience with engineering, deploying, maintaining, and utilizing a Splunk infrastructure and its GUI • Minimum 1 year of demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services • Experience supporting network devices, including routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, security appliances, and crypto • Demonstrated expert level knowledge of Linux systems and the ability to maintain a configuration utilizing Git and deployment server • Demonstrated knowledge of regular expression, Splunk SPL, Syslog, Python, DNS, DHCP, and file storage technologies • Experience creating new data feeds for ingestion • Experience utilizing DBX and DB Connect • Knowledge of UF and HF installation and configuration of Indexers • Ability to research and clearly articulate, verbally and in writing, recommended solutions • Demonstrated aptitude for analytical thinking, problem solving, and working multiple tasks concurrently • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team-oriented and collaborative environment

Desired Skills

• Experience with Splunk’s IT Service Intelligence (ITSI) app • Experience utilizing command-line interfaces, scripting (e.g., PowerShell), and queries (e.g., Transact-SQL) • Experience with task automation via Bash, Python, REST, and PowerShell • Experience with physical and virtual server architectures and network fundamentals • Experience with incident management, change management, and problem management business processes • Customer experience is preferred • Experience with GitHub