Job Description :
Title : Sr. Splunk Admin
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Duration: 6 -12+ months contract
Client is Apple

Job Description
Remarks: Local candidates preferred but Manager can also decide over the phone/skype
The ideal candidate will also have experience with Log File Management as a Unix/Linux Admin and with SPL (Splunk Programming Language)

Key Qualifications
At least 2-4 years working with distributed systems in a production UNIX environment
Basic experience with programming and/or scripting languages (Python, Perl, Java, bash, Ruby, etc
Experience using or supporting centralized logging infrastructure (Splunk, ELK, etc
Systems monitoring experience with tools (Nagios, Sensu, Zabbix, graphite, etc
Systems configuration management experience with automation tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc
Strong communication skills; ability to work effectively across multiple technical teams
Demonstrated ability to deliver results on time with high quality
Independent problem-solving skills and self-direction are a must

Experience in diagnosing, triaging and resolving production issues with appropriate sense of urgency based on impact
Configuration and setup to onboard new logs as needed
Coordination with Level 2 support team during upgrades and fixes
Creation and update of troubleshooting run books and documentation
Participation in 24x7 on-call rotation