Sr. Technical Training Instructor

Splunk - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)4.3


Job Description:
We are looking for a dynamic and creative Senior Technical Instructor to join the team and help us deliver world class training to our customers and partners nationally and worldwide. In this role you will perform instructional delivery of approved course materials. Teach multiple courses including courses in the Security Domain. Must be passionate about teaching security professionals. Must have strong PYTHON developer and Security Operations background. Candidates will not be considered without this background. Work within a team but must have strong self-discipline and be able to work independently. Willing to teach classes virtually as well as at Splunk partner, customer, and contract facilities.

In addition a Senior Technical Instructor demonstrates the ability to lead major departmental projects and effectively work cross-functionally with members of other departments. You will be viewed as a leader and mentor by other team members and deliver multiple, technically advanced courses.

Responsibilities:
Teaches one or more advanced technical classes.
Regularly participates in cross-functional projects.
Manages major projects within the department.
Manages multiple projects/tasks with minimal supervision.
Consistently meets or exceeds goals and/or project milestones.
Communicates effectively, both verbally and written, with management, team members, and other departments.
Anticipates and resolves common problems.
Balances long and short term goals by prioritizing activities.
Actively participates in curriculum planning sessions for new product training.
Reviews training curriculum and provides feedback to instructional designers.
Adapts well to changing job and project requirements.
Recommends and implements solutions when project issues arise.

Requirements:
7 + years of software/technology training to various technical audiences (i.e. software engineers, systems administrators, developers, sales engineers etc.)
Technical and troubleshooting skills in at least one software application or technology.
Knowledge of Linux/Unix
Security analyst (SOC) experience required
Experience as a PYTHON developer required
Qualified candidate must have excellent oral presentation and customer interaction skills.
Must be willing to travel up to 50%.
Must have or be able to obtain current passport and be able to travel to other countries and regions without restriction.
Experience with Splunk or competitive application products is a plus but not required.
Ability to teach in multiple languages a plus
CSIPP (Certified Security Specialist) a plus
Experience with Splunk-Phantom (Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR)) a plus

Education :
BA/BS degree or equivalent experience in a technical or related field is required.

Special Consideration

Must be willing to travel up to 50% and ability to travel to other countries and regions without restriction.