SPLUNK Lead System Engineer


  • Fort Meade, MD
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 4 months ago
Lead System Engineer (LSE) with Splunk Architect experience to lead a small (3 FTE) Splunk and Software Development Team on the SHARKSEER Program providing incident response to operational systems, capability enhancements to current architecture, and strategic planning for future architectural upgrades.

Looking for a highly motivated Splunk Architect with at least six years of experience that wants the challenge of leadership. Will be expected to:

Lead team in gathering requirements and designing solutions for large and/or complex multi-site architectures.

Understand advanced core design (multi-site cluster/multi-region cloud), Enterprise Security implementation, ITSI Implementation and tuning, ITSI Architecture, ITSI Service Decomposition, Search and SPL, Advanced Dashboarding, Data Onboarding, Vmware app, Stream, DevOps, Security/Fraud/Compliance App, Custom scripted inputs

Deploy Splunk in complex environments to meet customer mission needs.

Develop custom scripted Splunk inputs using Bash, Perl, Python and Powershell to collect unique customer data when native collection methods were lacking.

Develop Splunk searches and dashboards including advanced visualizations based on customer requirements.

Install and support Splunk Enterprise Security, ensuring all data is CIM compliant.

Identify and troubleshoot possible or existing inefficiencies with current architecture

Integrate Splunk with 3rd party tools

Build cost/benefits analyses

All contractor personnel shall
  • Possess at least a full SECRET security clearance upon commencement of work; however, access to classified data/information up to and including TOP SECRET with SCI may be required.
  • Meet minimum required certification standards include the 8570 requirements, under section “DoD 8570.01-M Requirements”.
  • Meet Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II certification by holding and maintaining Security+ Continuing Education (CE).

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