Splunk Engineer - Senior

Employer
Veris Group, LLC
Location
Vienna, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Veris Group is looking for a Splunk Engineer to join our growing Cyber Readiness and Engineering group. Specifically the candidate will be responsible for integrating a wide variety of security tools into a series of dashboards to support efficient decision making and response to security related defects. This is an opportunity to provide customers with real time cyber defense mechanisms while being part of a motivated and growing team with an entrepreneurial mindset. This position has unlimited growth potential for the right candidate.Architecting and deploying clustered/distributed Splunk Enterprise 6.x implementations to large, complex customers.Administering Splunk and Splunk Apps to include developing new/custom Apps to perform specialized functionality.Integrating Splunk with a wide variety of legacy data sources and industry leading commercial security tools that use various protocols.Consulting with customers to customize and configure Splunk in order to meet their requirements.Performing advanced searching and reporting to help customers with the implementation specialized/custom dashboards.Performing maintenance and optimization of existing clustered Splunk deployments.Communicating with customer stake holders to include leadership, support teams, and system administrators.Technical writing/creation of formal documentation such as reports, training material, slide decks, and architecture diagrams.5+ years of professional experience with system administration and System Event and Incident Management (SEIM) technologies/integrations.3+ years of work experience with Splunk real-time processing architecture and deployment; Splunk dashboard design a big plus.Strong experience and comfort operating in the Linux CLI and Splunk .conf files.Experience in SOAP, REST API, web-based technologies and scripting languages including Javascript, Python and shell scripting, XML, HTML.Experience in requirements analysis, engineering, product testing in test lab/real world environments.Expert knowledge of TCP/IP and networking fundamentals.Strong communication, written, and verbal skills with the ability and comfort level to do presentations to potential and existing customer audiences of 5-30 people.Bachelor in an IT related concentration.Experience with software development, system architecture, and/or databases a plus.Splunk admin certification or higher.