Splunk SME Engineer

Digit People

Full time, Permanent
Edinburgh, London
Posted 1 year ago

Splunk SME Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Location: London, Southampton, Edinburgh

Salary: Negotiable

Digit People are currently working with several Cyber Security consultancies and currently shortlisting Splunk SME Engineers.

What you will be doing

  • Act as a Splunk enterprise Subject Matter Expert
  • Architect, design, support, and maintain high availability, distributed multi-clustered and multi-tenant Splunk deployment
  • Maintain strategic Splunk architectural development roadmap
  • Responsible for Splunk deployment and server infrastructure analysis, optimization and capacity planning
  • Responsible for onboarding and maintaining a wide variety of data sources to include various OS, appliance, and application logs
  • Support Splunk on Unix, Linux and Windows-based platforms
  • Perform data mining and analysis, using various query and reporting methods
  • Solve/troubleshoot complex integration challenges and configuration issues
  • Create advanced searches, dashboards, visualizations
  • Manage Splunk knowledge objects
  • Technical writing/creation of formal documentation such as architecture diagrams, technical designs.

What you will bring

  • Preferably Security cleared
  • Bachelor’s Degree, or an equivalent combination of formal education, and experience.
  • Six (6) years of general work experience and two (2) years of experience architecting, configuring, deploying, and customizing Splunk.
  • Splunk Administrator Certified or higher
  • Strong understanding of all Splunk architecture components to include search head clustering, indexer clustering, deployment server, and monitoring console.
  • Strong understanding of configuration files and the relationship between GUI configuration and backend configuration file impact
  • Knowledge of advanced search and reporting commands
  • Strong understanding of SPL as well as the ability to develop automated search and apps using Python or bash/perl/shell scripting
  • Demonstrated ability to create complex dashboards, forms, and visualizations
  • Understanding of System Log Files and other structured and non-structured data
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills that include the ability to describe highly technical concepts in non-technical terms 

In return you will benefit from:

  • Competitive salary and bonus 
  • Full benefits including medical and health insurance 
  • Pension plan
  • A dynamic and professional environment, friendly team environment, and strong career progression opportunities.  

 

Job Features

Job CategoryInformation Security
Job Ref202010
ConsultantMo Chowdhury
Emailmoinul@digitpeople.com
Job StatusNot Open for New Application
Prospective ApplicationPlease Apply, We will contact you with appropriate opportunities

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