splunk operations & integrations specialist in englewood

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salary
US$ 77.05 per hour
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job details

posted
location
englewood, colorado
job category
Information Technology
job type
contract
working hours
8am to 5pm
salary
US$ 77.05 per hour
reference number
705390
phone
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job description

job summary:

Randstad Technologies is currently seeking a talented Splunk Operations & Integrations Specialist to join a well-known client of ours within a location in the Englewood, CO area.

Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.

The Splunk Operations & Integrations Specialist is responsible for building, operating, integrating, onboarding, and developing content within the company Splunk platform. The position requires the individual to be a highly knowledgeable on a number of security technologies, have a solid understanding of information security and networking and comprehensive experience interacting with customers. The successful candidate will be able to engage on tasks independently, document and communicate their work efforts to a Scrum based project team and provide expert level technical support and Splunk development on an enterprise scale.

 
location: Englewood, Colorado
job type: Contract
salary: $77.05 - 86.68 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Splunk data acquisition, onboarding, and knowledge managment
  • Linux system administration, operations & automation
  • Splunk operational monitoring
  • Manage Splunk and related hardware infrastructure. Oversee production support.
  • Design Splunk system to meet growth while maintaining balance between performance/stability and agility
  • Develops advanced scripts for manipulation of multiple data repositories to support analyst requirements
  • Manage customer expectations, On-board internal customers onto Splunk and support their project in multi-tenant Splunk installations
  • Develops advanced reports, dashboards or alerts to meet the requirements of critical initiatives
  • Develops scalable security management tools and processes
  • Develops automation for security tools management
  • Create customized searches and applications using programming/development skills such as java, python, shell scripting, regular expression etc.
  • Automate deployment, integration and testing of enterprise system and services
 
qualifications:
  • Minimum 4+ years of experience with Splunk
  • Bachelors Degree Required
  • 2+ years of network security and system security experience, supporting security event management tools (SIEMs)
  • Thorough understanding and administrative knowledge of large scale Linux/Unix deployments
  • Excellent understanding of enterprise logging, with a focus on application logging
  • Excellent understanding of regular expressions
  • Infrastructure management and support experience
  • System administration experience in a Windows and Unix environment
  • Experience in using scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data. Programming experience is a plus
  • Experience working in a large enterprise environment
  • Experience integrating solutions in a multi-vendor environment.
  • Ability To:

    • Communicate clearly to technical and business audiences
    • Be well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, and able to set, communicate, and meet aggressive deadlines and milestones
    • Self-motivate, learn quickly and deliver results with minimal supervision
    • Quickly understand and interpret customer problem and navigate through complex organizations
    • Represent the group in a friendly, courteous, and professional manner
 
skills:
  • Splunk Knowledge Manager / Splunk Administration
  • Linux OS - design, development, operations

Soft Skills:

  • User Education
  • Project planning & task tracking

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

  • Splunk Knowledge Manager / Splunk Administration 
  • Linux OS – design, development, operations 

Soft Skills: 

  • User Education 
  • Project planning & task tracking

qualification

  • Minimum 4+ years of experience with Splunk 
  • Bachelors Degree Required 
  • 2+ years of network security and system security experience, supporting security event management tools (SIEMs) 
  • Thorough understanding and administrative knowledge of large scale Linux/Unix deployments 
  • Excellent understanding of enterprise logging, with a focus on application logging 
  • Excellent understanding of regular expressions 
  • Infrastructure management and support experience 
  • System administration experience in a Windows and Unix environment 
  • Experience in using scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data. Programming experience is a plus 
  • Experience working in a large enterprise environment 
  • Experience integrating solutions in a multi-vendor environment. 
  • Ability To: 
    • Communicate clearly to technical and business audiences 
    • Be well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, and able to set, communicate, and meet aggressive deadlines and milestones 
    • Self-motivate, learn quickly and deliver results with minimal supervision 
    • Quickly understand and interpret customer problem and navigate through complex organizations 
    • Represent the group in a friendly, courteous, and professional manner 

 

responsibilities

  • Splunk data acquisition, onboarding, and knowledge managment 
  • Linux system administration, operations & automation 
  • Splunk operational monitoring 
  • Manage Splunk and related hardware infrastructure. Oversee production support. 
  • Design Splunk system to meet growth while maintaining balance between performance/stability and agility 
  • Develops advanced scripts for manipulation of multiple data repositories to support analyst requirements 
  • Manage customer expectations, On-board internal customers onto Splunk and support their project in multi-tenant Splunk installations 
  • Develops advanced reports, dashboards or alerts to meet the requirements of critical initiatives 
  • Develops scalable security management tools and processes 
  • Develops automation for security tools management 
  • Create customized searches and applications using programming/development skills such as java, python, shell scripting, regular expression etc. 
  • Automate deployment, integration and testing of enterprise system and services 

educational requirements

Bachelors