Professional Services Architect - Dubai - UAE

Customer Success and Support Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Professional Services Architect

Job Description:

Professional Services Architects design and drive solutions to ensure that Splunk’s enterprise deployments make the deepest impact possible across an organization. Customers use Splunk to solve their most demanding real time data analytics problems, including the ones they didn't know existed. Splunkers are self-motivated, have an insatiable thirst to learn new technologies and thrive in a fast paced environment.

Successful Splunk consultants feel comfortable mastering new technologies and come from a variety of business, analytic and technology backgrounds. Splunk is one of the hottest companies in IT right now, and is expanding it’s Professional Services business dramatically, and is looking for excellent people to join the team


I have done that! A Splunk Professional Services Architect: 

· Architects, Designs and drives complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with the customers to solve their unique problems across a variety of use cases
· Provides senior level thought leadership for Customer engagements, helping Customers find & unlock value using Splunk solutions
· Collaborates across the entire Splunk organization to ensure customers get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation gathered from customer input
· Leverages previous experiences, shares best practices and creates innovative solutions to push user adoption and maximize the value of Splunk
· Helps Customers create and implement strategic technical road-maps to expand their use of Splunk, unlocking more and more value
· Enables customers to solve the next wave of questions on their own


· 8+ years of current experience in technical consulting or big data analytics
· Excellent communicator, able to understand complex problems and help find solutions that work
· Ability to provide technical leadership and mentoring to other members of the team or customers
· Ability to quickly explore, examine and understand complex problems and how it relates to the customer’s business
· Experience with both the Unix and Windows operating systems; comfortable on the command line interface
· Experience with designing and implementing large scale, high performance software solutions 
· Working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages (bash), application development (java, python, .NET), databases and analytical tools
· Ability to stop, collaborate and listen with technical and non-technical consumers from IT administrators to executive level stakeholders
· Self-motivated and self-educating, yet willing and able to work collaboratively with both customers and fellow Splunkers
· Well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set; communicate; and meet aggressive deadlines with competing priorities
· Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications (especially in the areas of security and finance)
· Not required, but a plus: statistical and analytics modeling
· Must be willing to travel up to 30-50% within Europe 
· Must live within easy commutable distance of Dubai (we do not offer relocation) 

Education: I've Got That! 
· BA/BS preferred in computer science, computer engineering, finance or mathematics or equivalent work experience 

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!