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Splunk Engineer
Ref No.: 18-19456
Location: ISELIN, New Jersey
A Major Financial Firm is in need of Splunk Engineer In Charlotte NC or Iselin NJ

• Build Splunk custom Apps, Add-on, leverage SDKs, use REST API for modular inputs, data models, scripted inputs & incorporate custom commands.
• Create or Enhance Dashboards, Visualizations, Statistical reports, scheduled searches, alerts, summary indexes and knowledge objects
• Building queries/dashboards to detect and illustrate capacity trends, constraints, and risks
• Analysis for onboarding requests to determine fit for Splunk/monitoring platform
• Have knowledge of splunk admin tasks such as installing, configuring, monitoring and tuning
• Performing support on Splunk & Monitoring platform components
• Partnering with other cross-functional teams to identify tasks and drive them to completion on schedule
• Engaging and assisting other teams with issue identification and resolution utilizing Splunk/monitoring platforms
• Having ansible knowledge would be preferred
• Python/Perl/Linux shell scripting/Regex experience would be highly preferable
• Basic SQL knowledge.
• Any experience with Splunk premium apps such as Splunk ITSI would be a big plus
• Superior communication and presentation skills
• Help the UNIX and Splunk administrators to deploy Splunk across the UNIX and windows environment.
• Splunk training and/or certifications would be a major plus
• Training/User Support for Splunk platform and other monitoring components
• Capable of working independently/team with some guidance
• Capable of documenting requirements and designed solutions
• Ability to multitask and solve complex technical problems

2+ years' Experience with Splunk development/administration, installation, configuration, clustering, monitoring, query design, dashboard design
o 5+ years' Experience with UNIX/Linux administration/engineering
o 3+ years' Experience with scripting (perl, shell, etc)
o 1+ years' Experience with integration/web technologies (use SDKs, REST, JSON, XML, etc)
o 1+ years' Experience developing/delivering presentations to management and stakeholders
o 3+ years' Experience with administration/engineering of at least two of the following: server platforms, network, storage subsystems, database, virtualization platforms
o 2+ years' Experience designing/supporting platforms with multi-site and/or highly available designs.

• Splunk Developer (Dashboards, Visualizations, Statistical reports, scheduled searches, alerts, summary indexes, knowledge objects & Custom apps/module) – (mandate)
• Regex – (mandate)
• Shell Scripting – (mandate)
• Ansible – (Good to have)
• Python Language – (Good to have)
• ITSI – (Good to have)
• SQL – (Good to have)