Diversity & Inclusion and Talent Manager

Human Resources and Talent Acquisition San Francisco, California

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

Role :

The Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) and Talent manager will craft, implement and measure initiatives that build and promote a more open, diverse and inclusive organization. You will also oversee and coordinate Splunk's organizational capability and talent processes globally.

In this role, you will work directly for the Chief Diversity Officer and collaborate with business leaders, HR, Talent Acquisition, Legal and Communications to build and support inclusion initiatives that align with our global strategy. You will create a management system based on data to track our representation. You will coordinate the efforts of our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)and D&I events globally with passion, to champion and develop our million data points culture so that as we grow, all Splunkers feel like they belong and can bring their whole self to work. You will also lead and coordinate our talent management processes.

Responsibilities :

  • Oversee and lead Splunk's D&I global efforts
  • Plan, manage, and budget for all aspects of D&I at Splunk
  • Create a management and governance system based on data and insights
  • Measure, track and analyze the effectiveness of our D&I initiatives
  • Provide a central, global D&I platform and oversee an annual calendar of events in partnership with our ERGs
  • Provide a robust criteria and landscape analysis of partners and vendors
  • Design and launch programs focused on building a culture of inclusion to help drive the hiring, development and retention of underrepresented groups
  • Evangelize the importance of D&I at Splunk and help educate Splunkers
  • Collaborate with key business leaders, legal, communications and HR partners
  • Assist with the development of policies and programs to attract, retain and promote a diverse workforce for the organization
  • Lead and execute D&I events and activities
  • Design and build an integrated talent framework to assess and improve our organizational and talent capability.


  • Consistent track record designing, implementing and measuring diversity and inclusion programs
  • Seasoned professional with a background and experience of defining and executing the talent management processes across the lifecycle
  • Understanding of the talent lifecycle and how to create trophy experiences for our Splunkers
  • Deep analytical skills, ability to synthesize data – strong Excel, skills
  • A forward-thinking passion and drive for D&I
  • Creative problem solver
  • Confidence and passion to facilitate or engage audiences on D&I
  • Ability to research, build and operationalize strategic plans
  • Proven ability to execute precisely and globally
  • Ability to collaborate and influence diverse partners including executives, employee groups, external vendors and consultants
  • Phenomenal written, verbal and social media communication skills

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!