Job Description :
Role: Splunk Admin

Location : New York City, NY

Long term contract

About the team

The team builds and develops monitoring systems for Client’s internal systems. These applications process billions of records a day that are available through Client’s’s analytics platform. The team focus on working closely with several key players in the company to create alerts and dashboards while making sure the Splunk system is working as expected


As a Splunk Admin you will owen the splunk system from all aspects. You will make sure the system is performing at it’s peak with the most updated version of Splunk. Using Splunk’s best practice in order to support the increase adoption of Splunk in Client’s as the company grows. Using Cloud/Big-data system like kubernetes, kafka and Spark you will work closely with the DevOps team in order to create custom monitoring for both Google cloud and On-Prem

What you39;ll do

Be responsible in helping maintain our different Splunk Environments.
Troubleshoot and optimize all aspects of Splunk, including the Splunk search head and indexer clusters, index storage monitoring, and SPL performance tuning.
Help manage upgrades, migrations, security, system health and infrastructure analytics.
Perform part-time Splunk development duties by assisting in Development of Splunk
Dashboards for strategic projects by working with Developers,Products and Account managers Maintain and implement enterprise monitoring and alerting utilizing Splunk and organizationally  defined best practices.

Assist in creation and maintenance of Splunk knowledge objects for use throughout the  organization.
Manage security of users and roles including assisting users in the on-boarding process. You have:
2-4 years of experience with Splunk as described in this posting.
Current Splunk Admin Certification.
Strong understanding of Splunk SPL.
Splunk development skills , including development and support of dashboards.
Experience working with Linux-based Splunk environments.
good coding skills (Python or Bash)

Experience performing scripted Splunk installations