REMOTE Sr. Splunk Engineer ITSI (SME)

Post Date

Mar 08, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Jul 28, 2023 Insight Global

Job Type



Software Engineering

Req #


Job Description

* Demonstrated experience using Splunk Search Processing Language to assist customers in creating queries, setting alerts, identifying event conditions, and building dashboards

* Installing, configuring, and deploying Splunk infrastructure, to include search heads, indexers, forwarders, and other Splunk components

* Monitor and maintain Splunk performance, availability, and capacity.

* Test and deploy new versions of Splunk to all enterprise servers as they are made available by the relevant DHA organization

* Grow and improve the enterprise Splunk environment to a mature implementation by creating forwarder apps to ingest data

* Support large-scale deployments with data feeds from multiple locations worldwide

* Develop reliable, efficient, and re-usable queries that will feed custom alerts and dashboards

* Splunk account creation and role-based access control / permissioning

* Act as the Splunk liaison for Splunk technical questions, issues or escalations. This will include working with Splunk Support, Product Management or others as needed.

* Administration of the servers on which Splunk infrastructure is deployed is not a direct responsibility, but the successful candidate must be familiar enough with both Splunk and server administration to participate in server troubleshooting affecting Splunk performance.

Minimum Requirements

- At least 8 years involved working directly with Splunk

- Experience with the Department of Defense or other federal agencies is preferred but not required.

- Hold an industry certification IAT III or IAM III

- The ability to obtain a clearance

Desired Skills

- Secret Clearance

-Ability to start ASAP