What you’ll be doing...

Your focus will be primarily on engineering, architecting, maintaining, and monitoring a large Splunk deployment in a distributed and clustered environment. A key aspect of your role will be to help build and direct the Splunk technical capability. You will leverage your experience in architecting, implementing, and using Splunk solutions and applications to integrate data feeds and create content in a distributed computing environment. You will work collaboratively with diverse end users and a geographically distributed team.

  • Designing new Splunk deployments based on customer requirements; aid customers in refining existing Splunk deployments while applying Splunk best practices.
  • Deploying Splunk in clustered environments (including indexer clusters and search head clusters).
  • Managing Splunk knowledge objects (Apps, Dashboards, Saved Searches, Scheduled Searches, Alerts).
  • Developing custom Splunk apps to meet customer needs in a variety of domains within FCA.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with Splunk in a distributed, enterprise environment.
  • Experience in a technical IT position involving systems administration and/or systems engineering.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Current Splunk Enterprise Certified Architect required; Splunk Core Certified Consultant.
  • Strong Linux system administration and engineering skills and comfort directing the efforts of the offshore development team to deliver customer centric solutions.
  • Strong skills with a scripting language; Python preferred, JavaScript and/or Perl also valuable.
  • Comfort working with bash, PowerShell, and batch scripts; ability to develop scripts in these languages to support Splunk deployments.
  • Strong experience and expertise engineering Splunk solutions.
  • Experience in building Splunk Technology Add-ons and configuring field extractions for various data sources.
  • Experience deploying/managing Splunk indexer clusters and search head clusters.
  • Deployment experience with Splunk Enterprise Security and/or Splunk IT Service Intelligence premium solutions.
  • Strong understanding of the underlying Splunk infrastructure and components (lookups, modular inputs, standard inputs, relationships between varying configuration files, etc.).
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a globally distributed team.
  • Strong sense of self-motivation; ability to identify problems and develop solutions.
  • Willingness to learn new things
  • Experience working with other monitoring solutions such as Cisco PI, HP/Microfocus, Dynatrace and AppDynamics.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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