Collaboration Engineer - Remote OK

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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!


Splunk's Collaboration Team is seeking a Systems Engineer for Collaboration Tools who will develop the service for use across the business. You will be the technical lead during and after rollout, working closely with people from the community to ensure a smooth deployment and long-term success.

You are comfortable supporting multiple collaboration and productivity tools and services including but not limited to Google Workspace, Slack, Jira, and document management services for a fast growing technology firm, working with internal partners from across the company, as well as external vendor partners. You are prepared to help set standards, develop policies and procedures for its use, and monitor its success in the business. Automating business processes where possible is an essential part of the role.

You will assist with the technical design of the environment, as well as ongoing architecture changes and maintenance. You will continuously work with the security team to monitor and improve our security posture for services offered by the company. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing organization with a bright future. Previous experience in rapidly scaling companies is a plus.


  • You will work with the team to define basic standards and help define governance model for Collaboration and Productivity Tools and Document management systems
  • You will build workflows using tools as necessary for maximum automation and scalability
  • You will work with Splunk's Identity Management Team for account lifecycle and security policy management
  • You will bring to bear your ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • You will balance user experience with security requirements


  • 5+years experience in engineering and supporting SaaS apps in the collaboration umbrella like G Suite, Slack, etc
  • Practical knowledge of security standards for content management, data protection and compliance, identity management, and related tools
  • Strong programming/scripting skills with C#/Java/Python/Powershell or similar is a must have
  • Demonstrated experience in documenting processes
  • Familiarity with RPA tools is nice to have
  • Experience integrating different collaboration services via REST APIs and other industry standard integration mechanisms is required
  • An ability to thrive in high pressure, highly flexible environment against both short and long term requirements
  • A passion for technology and an ability to identify new opportunities for efficiency and productiveness while solving problems
  • Ability to work effectively with team members, peers, and others in and outside the organization to accomplish goals and objectives, and to identify and resolve problems
  • Successful track record in working on multi-functional, cross-team projects
  • Basic scripting knowledge for automation of processes

What we offer you:

  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.
  • A set of extraordinarily hardworking, innovative, open,fun and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
  • Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • We don't expect people to work 12 hour days. We want you to have a successful time outside of work too. Want to work from home sometimes? No problem. We trust our colleagues to be responsible with their time and dedication, and believe that balance helps cultivate an extraordinary environment

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!