Senior Splunk Engineer

System Engineering Annapolis Junction, Maryland Fort Meade, Maryland


Senior Systems Engineer - Splunk
The best candidate for this position will have a strong understanding of the inner workings of Splunk and have great communication skills to interact with end users.

Required experience:

  • Proficient with creating and managing Splunk knowledge objects (field extraction, macros, event types, etc.)
  • Experience with onboarding new data sources in Splunk, analyzing the date for anomalies/trends, and building dashboard for key trends
  • Mentor users and other groups on Splunk
  • Working knowledge of Jira and Confluence for documentation and ticketing
  • Expertise with Linux and command line interface
  • Fluency in at least one scripting/coding language such as Shell or Python
  • Experience with data normalization and data modeling within the Splunk Environment
  • Experience in creating and managing Splunk DB connects identities, database connections, database inputs, outputs, lookups, and access controls
  • Experience with regular expression (regex)
  • Strong understanding of system log files and other structured and non-structured data
  • Strong understanding of methods of collection, logging, windows filtering, tuning/baselining data
  • Knowledge of advanced search and reporting commands
  • Exceptional analytic abilities
  • Active Top Secret/SCI with poly clearance is required 

Desired Experience:

  • Current Splunk Power user certification
  • Experience configuring and/or utilizing monitoring/logging solutions for operations such as: Nagios, Collectd, Kafka
  • Experience with the development of documentation, architecture diagrams, and process and procedure for end users
  • Knowledge of various operating systems (Linux, Windows) and databases (Mongo, MySQL, Oracle)
  • SSP experience as it pertains to Splunk, Metrics, and software

What's it like to work at Resolute?
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Resolute was named Best Benefits for all employers in the Baltimore area. They include 39 days paid leave, including birthdays off, robust training, student loan repayment, a 10% 401k retirement company contribution, maternity/paternity benefits, a flexible schedule, and more!

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