Splunk Analyst

Creek Technologies Company - Glynco, GA

Full-time | ContractEstimated: $68,000 - $91,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

SUMMARY:

Creek Technologies is seeking a full time, on-site Senior Splunk Analyst to join us as part of an upcoming contract a member in support of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) located in Glynco, Georgia.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Proficient with Splunk platform
  • Proficient with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk
  • Proficient in analyzing Splunk data for anomalies and trends
  • Proficient in building dashboard and reports to highlight key trends
  • Provide best practices
  • Knowledge and familiarity with DISA STIGs
  • Manage accounts, privileges and system access
  • Manage Splunk system resources by monitoring for performance, capacity, and availability
  • Mentor less experienced team members in Splunk
  • Participate in projects as necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CompTIA Security+ highly desired.
  • Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e., MCSE, Server+, etc.) highly desired.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

· Comprehensive knowledge of Splunk.

· Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems

· Ability to communicate information and ideas in writing so others will understand

· Ability to identify measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system

· Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.

EDUCATION:

BA/BS in System Engineering, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science desired.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous experience with FLETC a plus.
  • Minimum 4 years of Splunk experience or related systems.

CLEARANCE:

US citizenship; active SECRET Clearance strongly preferred.

SALARY RANGE:

Commensurate with education and experience.

ANTICIPATED START DATE:

December 1, 2019

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Splunk or related systems: 4 years (Preferred)
  • FLETC: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Glynco, GA (Required)

License:

  • CompTIA Security+ (Preferred)
  • Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e. MCSE,Server (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Security Clearance Required:

  • Secret (Preferred)

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment