Splunk Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (www.mantech.com)


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

ManTech is currently seeking an experienced Splunk Systems Administrator to support our operations in Bremerton, WA.

Mandatory Skills Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a systems administrator
  • 3+ years of experience with implementing or monitoring information security and compliance with DOD system settings and processes
  • Manage a distributed Splunk environment, including indexing cluster, multiple search heads, license server, deployment server and the Linux servers hosting the Splunk software
  • Excellent understanding of Red Hat Linux platform
  • Excellent understanding of Splunk setup, configuration, and tuning of the software
  • Has developed and/or maintained system documentation and standards
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the syntax, capabilities, and limitations of the Linux operating systems including knowledge of the interaction between production programs and the operating system
  • Experience in monitoring system resource utilization to detect and solve problems that are about to occur
  • The candidate’s analytical approaches and results are generally reviewed for technical and professional adequacy
  • Review of complex IT related data from multiple sources and determining relevant information
  • Experience in monitoring system resource utilization to detect and solve problems that are about to occur
  • Ability to draft, edit, and disseminate written reports and status updates
  • Ability to maintain relationships with customers with diverse needs
  • Provide technical or complex information about products and services
  • Ability to assess customers' needs and identify or tailoring products and services to meet them
  • Ability to resolve complex or non-routine issues
  • Ability to explain moderately complex ideas or information clearly
  • Skilled in listening to others and recognizing potential miscommunications
  • Skilled in identifying and solving problems by gathering and applying information from a variety of materials or sources
  • Active DoD SECRET security clearance
  • Currently have COMPTIA Security+ and Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)