Splunk Engineer ( R-00052701 )
Leidos has an immediate opportunity for a Splunk Engineer for the Military and Veterans Health Solution Operation. The right qualified candidate will join an organization of approximately $680M and 1,450 employees working to employ health technology to enable the transformation of health and healthcare. This position will work within a geographically dispersed team using software tools for monitoring Military Health System applications and infrastructure. The Splunk Engineer ensures the Splunk platform itself is available and performing well.
Administering a distributed Splunk platform and Splunk Apps on Linux. Integrating Splunk with a wide variety of data sources and developing associated knowledge objects such as dashboards, reports, and alerts for performance monitoring purposes. Consulting with customers to customize and configure Splunk to meet their requirements. Engaging application and infrastructure teams to establish best practices for utilizing Splunk data and visualizations. Communicating with customer stake holders including leadership, support teams, and system administrators to understand requirements. Turn those requirements into into data ingest and visualization products.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 12+ years’ experience in the Information Technology arena or Masters Degree with 10+ years of relevant experience
3+ years of experience in a Splunk Administration role working in a Splunk clustered environment
3+ Years experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces
2+ Years experience in using REST API’s
Working Knowledge of Change & Configuration Management.
Strong problem solving abilities with an analytic and qualitative eye for reasoning under pressure.
Self-starter with the ability to independently prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
Knowledge of Defense Health Agency networks and programs
Security+ or CISSP certificationExternal Referral Bonus:IneligiblePotential for Telework:Yes, 75%Clearance Level Required:Public TrustTravel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Software DevelopmentPay Range: