Diversity & Inclusion & ERG Program Manager

Human Resources and Talent Acquisition San Francisco, California San Jose, California

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to bring data to every question, decision and answer. 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!


The Diversity & Inclusion project manager and ERG lead will manage and coordinate all aspects across the D&I function and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGS).

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.


  • Manage and organize Splunk's D&I efforts
  • Plan, manage, and budget for all aspects of D&I at Splunk
  • Create a management and governance system based on data and insights
  • Run the DISCO (Diversity & Inclusion @ Splunk Council)
  • Measure, track and analyze the effectiveness of our D&I initiatives
  • Provide a central, D&I platform to curate and provide resources and assets
  • Provide a governance structure and central point of contact for our ERGs
  • Help ERGs with funding and ROI decision making
  • Help with the formalization of ERG roles and projects
  • Coordinate ERG quarterly summits and annual personal development
  • Oversee an annual calendar of events in partnership with our ERGs
  • Build a strategy for the global participation of our ERGs
  • Provide a robust criteria and landscape analysis of ERG partners and vendors
  • Evangelize the importance of D&I and our ERGs 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


  • 8-12 years of consistent track record designing, implementing and measuring diversity and inclusion programs
  • Strong PM and organization skills, ability to synthesize data
  • A forward-thinking passion and drive for D&I
  • Experience working with or managing ERGs
  • Active ERG member or ally
  • 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 and scale globally
  • Exceptional ability to collaborate and influence diverse partners including ERGs, executives, external vendors and consultants
  • Phenomenal written, verbal and social media communication skills
  • LOCATION: Preferred SF Bay Area (near our fun San Francisco or San Jose office) but we will consider someone remote. 

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!