Splunk Cyber Security Tools Specialist

Main Sail, LLC - Charleston, SC


***US citizenship required per government contract. (dual citizenship is not permitted). A completed US DOD clearance investigation and current, active eligibility is required to perform on this contract, and therefore is required to be considered for a position.***


Various – Stafford/Norfolk/Arlington VA, Charleston SC, Orlando FL, San Diego CA

Period of Performance: 1 Year through Dec 2020

Main Sail has an immediate opening for a Splunk Cyber Security Tool Specialist to provide support for a large Navy SAP HANA Cloud system. The Splunk Tool Specialist will provide continuous monitoring and respond to alerts as needed. This position is part of a well-rounded Cyber Security team.


  • Responsible for continuous monitoring of system alerts and alert processing
  • Responsible to investigate alerts, resolve and close alerts
  • Responsible for escalating alerts when required and tracking to closure
  • Responsible for alert metrics and reporting as required by client
  • Provide recommendations and implement changes to optimize Splunk products in the customer environment
  • Work with other Navy entities to resolve communication issues and maintain continuous monitoring

Required Qualifications

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor in an IT related concentration or commensurate years' experience
  • Splunk certification(s) a plus but not required
  • 1+ years of Splunk support experience
  • Experience with programming, development and scripting a plus
  • Experience with a cloud environment preferred
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn additional cyber security tool functionality required

Job Type: Contract


  • Splunk Support: 1 year (Required)
  • Cyber Security: 3 years (Required)
  • Cloud Environment: 3 years (Required)

Application Question:

  • Are you authorized to work in the US without sponsorship?

Security Clearance Required:

  • Secret (Required)

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • One location