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Splunk Developer


This is a Contract position in South San Francisco, CA posted April 23, 2020.

Our client Genentech is looking for a contract Splunk Developer Admin located in South San Francisco, CA We are looking for a dynamic Splunk DevAdmin to help build out our Splunk infrastructure and lead an effort to help mature our operations monitoring functions.

A successful candidate will work well under pressure and provide industry standard support and guidance as we grow our coverage using Splunk.

This role will operate within a tools administration team and work closely with operations, engineering, development, and business application owners alike.

The role will require interaction with many different teams which will necessitate solid communication skills.

Responsibilities Core Splunk work Familiar with on-boarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data Configuring the Security and Operations environments for AWS Maintaining all Splunk on prem and Cloud infrastructure.

Managing all Splunk plugin configurations including ITSI and Enterprise Security.

You will drive the effort in synchronizing the various log feeds from AWS and other cloud providers in order to satisfy all appropriate security controls.

This will probably involve working with various development teams driving innovation across the bank.

Maintaining appropriate cadence of system upgrades and application versions Ongoing user support and day-to-day administration Support of all of the Splunk related infrastructure and architecture Troubleshooting environmental issues, forwarder deployments, and overall system health Develop and maintain quality dashboards, custom views, saved searches and alerts for internal technical operations team as well as business application owners.

Assist internal users of Splunk in designing and maintaining production quality dashboards.

Manage and monitor the Splunk infrastructure for capacity planning and optimization.

Thoroughly document the system configuration and changes.

Help drive monitoring strategies, provide best practices and resource planning in coordination with internal opssupport teams as well as developers and business owners.

Automate and optimize processes to increase efficiencies.

Support the user community as needed through hands on tutelage, documentation and other growing support channels.

Qualifications Proficient within a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.

Work with other Cybersecurity Engineering team members and will be required to interact with end users to gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, and provide assistance with the creation of Splunk search queries and dashboards Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Information Technology or related technical or quantitative field of study.

4-7 years experience in infrastructure and application performance monitoring.

4-7 years as a Splunk Administrator.

Experience with SDLC lifecycles and tooling is a plus.

Any Splunk certifications including Certified Admin, Architect, Developer would be appropriate.

Ability to engage team members in a dynamic way.

Ability to manage multiple work streams without missing key deadlines.

Must be able to communicate effectively via telephone and in person Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOEAA)