Splunk Architect

Information Technology Raleigh, North Carolina Job ID: 2017-867


About the Team

STG, Inc. is a leading provider of mission-critical technology, cyber and data solutions to more than 50 US Federal Agencies. STG has been consistently listed amongst Washington Technology’s Top 100 Government Technology Contractors. We provide performance-oriented solutions in cyber security and secure information systems, software development, systems and services, and intelligence and analytics. We serve our customers at more than 250 locations at home and overseas.

About the Job

STG, Inc. is seeking a professional and experienced Splunk Technical Lead who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network.  The Splunk Technical Lead will be responsible for the design, performance, implementation and capacity of the Splunk Platform. Provides senior support for System Admins, Content Manager and Service Engineer to ensure the delivery of Splunk best practices and standards related to each job function.

This position is located in Morrisville, North Carolina.

Responsibilities Include

  • Technical lead for Splunk Enterprise Platform for CISO
  • Platform Architecture and Capacity planning
  • Platform Upgrade and Optimization
  • Serve on Change Control Review Board
  • End-to-End Technical oversight between technology add-ons and knowledge objects
  • Manage Technical Data Governance (Security, Retention Policy, Access Controls, Standards, and Automation)
  • Tier 3 support for all Splunk Admins and End Users
  • Validates platform config changes, new data sources and knowledge objects like dashboards, reports
  • Splunk Best Practices, Operation Plans, Workflows and Processes
  • Oversee deployment and performance of the Enterprise Security Application for CISO
  • Provide consulting and hands on support for the CISO Engineering team

Required Skills

  • 8+ years demonstrated experience in enterprise security architecture or related field
  • Bachelors Degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or related field. An additional 4 years of experience can substitute in lieu of degree.
  • One or more of the following certifications: CompTIA Security+, CPTE, CEH, CISSP
  • Knowledge of PCI and SOX guidelines and standards
  • Experience with leading Agile (Scrum Master) processes a plus
  • Experience with leading Project Management work streams a plus

The employment policy of STG, Inc. is to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status and to ensure affirmative action is taken in fulfillment of this policy.