Job Description :

Remote till COVID, later TX or KY.

Rates: Open

Title: Splunk Architect

Full Job Description:

In this position the ideal candidate will be an expert Splunk Architect with the necessary certifications and years of experience to design, implement, maintain and troubleshoot the Splunk Enterprise logging platform. The ideal candidate will possess a broad range of technical acumen including operating system configuration, storage subsystem understanding, networking principals and integration methodologies. This person will be responsible for the following:


  • Serve as a master subject matter expert administering a complex Splunk infrastructure.
  • Provide overall engineering and design support for a distributed Splunk environment consisting of heavy forwarders, indexers, and search head servers, spanning security, performance and operational roles.
  • Editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.

Required Experience:

  • Experience with advanced configuration of Splunk including Indexer Clustering and Search Head Clustering.
  • Proficient at data on-boarding activities including custom parsing rules, custom technology add-on building according to Splunk's Common Information Model (CIM).
  • Excellent written and oral skills, ability to work closely with multiple customers, manage expectations and track engagement scope.
  • 3+ years of Splunk experience
  • 5+ years of overall industry experience as a technology practitioner (in IT Operations and Security)
  • Successful enterprise-level implementation of Splunk
  • Experience in requirements gathering around the Splunk tool, documenting requirements, requirement analysis, product testing, etc.
  • Experience authoring security runbooks, policy, and best practice documentation


  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology Engineering or related field.

Preferred Certifications:

  • Splunk Enterprise Certified Architect

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