Splunk Engineer in Richardson, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

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Splunk Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Splunk Engineer for an opportunity with a client in Richardson, TX. This position is for an experienced Splunk professional with subject matter expertise in logging, monitoring and Security Incident and Event Management. This position will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of a world class security logging and monitoring platform through expansion and enhancement of existing services and integration with next generation SIEM and User Behavioral Analysis solutions. This next generation platform will deliver optimal cybersecurity service capabilities as well as optimized performance and cost effectiveness. Duties Include:

  • Administration of Splunk including configuration and access management
  • New log client on boarding
  • Exploration of alternative logging solutions/technologies
  • Interpretation and analysis of corporate security standards and baselines
  • Security tool FAQ and Support Documentation
  • Reporting used for troubleshooting, Audit and problem resolution

Required Job Skills:

  • 3+ years Splunk 7.x Administration on Linux
  • ITSI and Machine Learning Toolkit experience
  • Solid Splunk SPL experience
  • Syslog experience
  • 4+ years advanced scripting skills (python a plus)
  • Knowledge of privilege elevation tools
  • Load Balancing Technologies
  • Web services software
  • Experience working with DBMS technologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication. - Must be able to communicate at all organizational levels
  • Self-motivated, confident and reliable
  • Willing to work in a team-oriented environment with global team members
  • Must be a problem solver with root cause analysis skills who brings solutions to the team
  • Ability to document installation procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), etc.
  • Experience with ITSM Remedy or other ITSM tools

Preferred/Desired skills:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent preferred
  • Windows Server Administration experience
  • Experience in a high volume Splunk environment
  • Balabit Windows Agent

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.