Certified Splunk Administrator - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


We are currently seeking an experienced Certified Splunk Administrator to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems. Duties Include: - Provide Splunk Administration for day-to-day Splunk support for the contract within operations. - High-level user managing and using Splunk to assist the specific contract and customer requests. - Day-to-day activities using Splunk data to provide our customers with operational insight through the use of dashboards; additionally, the successful candidate will also be required to resolve problems and outages. - Position may sometimes require non-standard hours based on circumstances within the customer environment.


- Provide onsite support to unclassified and classified environments. - Ability to work with minimal supervision and ability to define, plan and implement long-term goals, tasks and projects. - Strong communication skills � written, verbal, and presentation. - Excellent problem solving skills, multitasking skills, troubleshooting skills, and attention to detail. - Good understanding of current and emerging technologies and service management concepts and techniques. - Experience in installing/configuring software and hardware. - Excellent analytical skills, with a background in developing and implementing innovative solutions to complex problems. - Knowledge of Search Processing Language (SPL), Powershell, Linux, Regex, Microsoft Server. - Splunk Knowledge to ingest data, use the Splunk database, heavy forwarders, file monitoring, and conf files to properly ingest new data. - Ability to develop a complete disaster recovery and system backup plan and production/maintenance of all system documentation. - Knowledge and ability to use Tanium to search data and patch endpoints. - Experience with other monitoring tools and ability to ingest them into a Splunk dashboard Education / Certification / Security Clearance: - Bachelor's in Science degree and 5 years overall experience relevant to this position or equivalent. One of the following Certifications Required: - Splunk Core Certified Power User - Splunk Enterprise Certified Administrator - DoD 8140 cyber certification at LAT Level III (CASP + CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH) Desired: - DoD 8140 cyber certification at LAT Level III (CASP + CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH) Additional Certification Requirements: - DoD 8140 IAT Level II Certification (Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP) or better. - Active DoD issued Top Secret security clearance

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