Job Description :
VDart is a IT staffing firm based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in Digital & Emerging technologies. Founded in 2007, VDart has over 1700+ employees and contractors spread across 3 continents. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in UK, Mexico, Canada and India, we provide talent solutions to global customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. We provide deep technology and domain expertise in BFSI, Energy & Utility, Technology, CPG & Retail industry verticals. VDart is an award winning organization recognized on Inc 500 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC’s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young’s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more.   

Please send your resume to for immediate consideration.

Job Title: Splunk Admin

Location: Irving, TX

Duration: Contract

Employment: TP              

Rate: $Negotiable

Job Description:

Architecture, design, support and deployment of multiple Splunk Deployments.

Responsible for participating in meetings with development teams and understanding the business requirements.
Doing capacity planning and estimate the number of required servers and underlying volumes.
Building the infrastructure and deploying Splunk cluster.

Developing Custom applications using python and shell scripting to fulfill the operational team requirement.

Responsible for developing scripts to automate installation.
Write python code to enhance the existing applications.
Develop scripts to automate any tasks on configuration of infrastructure.

Understanding business needs and applying machine learning algorithms on the existing data and analyzing the patterns of the outcome to predict the future growth.

Responsible to understand the data of the applications in Splunk.
Understand the business requirement and apply various machine learning algorithms.
Responsible to analyze the trends and provide the results to developers to improve the application performances.

Developing scripts in python and shell scripting to automate building infrastructure components in AWS and on prem Linux environments.

Build infrastructure components required for Splunk deployment in AWS.
Automate building components using scripts and AWS lambda functions.
Build severs in on Prem and integrate with cloud environment.

Taking leadership of the tasks and issues in Jira and perform any required coding and fix issues without breaching sla on the tickets.
Using Configuration management tools like Puppet and building modules using ruby to automate configuration changes and installations in high level production scale environment.

Understanding config management tools like puppet and installation of puppet agents on the servers.
Developing puppet modules in ruby for automatic installation of splunk clients on all the server in various OS platforms.
Responsible for developing modules across all the OS platforms linux, windows ubuntu and making sure application successful works after installation.

Collaborating with several geographically diverse development and operational teams in order to deliver new software projects from development to production.
Provide regular support guidance to Splunk project teams on complex solution and issue resolution with the objective of ensuring best fit and high quality.
Mentor and guide the new team members by providing trainings on scheduled based.
Preparing technical documentation such as Installation/Deployment procedures.
Manage data retention policies and perform index administration, maintenance and optimization, configuration backups.
Manage Network, design and apply security-based configurations on various Splunk environments according to industry standard security guidelines
Technologies/Platform Used:  Splunk 7.x, Splunk 6.x, RHEL 6.x, 7.x, Ubuntu 14.04, CentOS 6.8, Python, Java ShellScript, Powershell, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, EBS Drives, Elastic IP, AWS EC2, ELB configurations. AWS SQS, Puppet. DNS. Firewall configurations. AWS Route 53, S3 Buckets. SNS, DynamoDB, VPC, Gateway, Auto Scaling. Oracle Database, Mysql, Puppet, Jira, Confluence, Stash, MS Office and Notepad++, Tenable Security Center, Fortinet FortiGate, Network upgrades, CISCO Catalyst 6509, Nexus 7K, router management, Check Point Security Management Servers and Gateways (Firewall, Application & URL Filtering, IPS, Identity Awareness, HTTPS Inspection, Geo Protection, IPsec VPN, NAT

If your skills match these requirements please send your resume to for immediate consideration. Please be assured that your resume will be reviewed and you will be contacted if there is an interest in your background and experience.

Candidates should e-mail resume to address above. Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line.

Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you.

We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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