Splunk Engineer /Admin

Vernon Hills, IL - 60061 - United States


Job Summary

Splunk Engineer/Administrator is needed to develop and grow our Splunk environment and work with infrastructure and application teams that have varying levels of Splunk knowledge. This position will work closely with Infrastructure, Application, Network, Security, and Business Intelligence teams getting started with Splunk.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Minimum 4+ years of experience with SPLUNK in one of the following areas: IT Operations, compliance, dev ops, network security, and system security, supporting security event management tools (SIEMs) Minimum 2+ years of experience with rule and advanced logic creation within SPLUNK
  • Knowledge of distributed Splunk deployment architecture
  • Experience with scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data
  • Experience with integrating solutions in a multi-vendor environment, including SaaS environments
  • Knowledge of enterprise logging, with a focus on security event logging
  • Knowledge of regular expressions
  • Experience with programming a plus
  • Ability to be a Splunk language (SPL) expert

Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications

INTAKE CALL NOTES: Top skillsets required for this role:

1- Degree preferred, but not required

2- 4+ years Splunk Engineering experience

3- Strong communication skills; will be interfacing with internal customers

4- Ability to understand customer business requirements

5- Ability to document and follow procedures

6- Self starter and self motivated (will be working independently as well as with the team)

Job Type: Contract


  • Splunk: 3 years (Required)

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No