Splunk Engineer

August Schell Splunk Engineer, TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Clearance – Reston, VA

Job Type: Full-Time – Onsite (flex hours possible)
Work Location: Reston, VA (Commercial building)
Travel: No Travel
Job Description: August Schell Splunk engineer will ensure the customer’s enterprise deployments make the deepest impact possible across the customer’s organization. The August Schell Splunk engineer will help solve customer’s most challenging problems, including the ones they didn’t know existed. August Schell Splunk engineers are self-motivated, have an insatiable thirst to learn new technologies and thrive in a fast paced environment.

August Schell Splunk engineers feel comfortable mastering new technologies and come from a variety of business, analytic and technology backgrounds.

Responsibilities

The August Schell Splunk engineer will:

  • Drive complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with the customer to solve their unique problems across a variety of use cases
  • Collaborate across the customer’s organization to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation gathered from the customer’s input
  • Leverage previous experiences, share best practices and create innovative solutions to push user adoption and maximize the value of Splunk for the customer

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of current experience in technical consulting with working knowledge or recent hands-on experience with scripting languages (bash), application development (java, python, .NET), databases and analytical tools
  • Ability to quickly explore, examine and understand complex problems and how it relates to the customer’s business
  • Experience with both the Unix and Windows operating systems; comfortable on the command line interface
  • Ability to stop, collaborate and listen with technical and non-technical consumers from IT administrators to executive level stakeholders
  • Self-motivated and self-educating, yet willing and able to work collaboratively with both customers and fellow Splunk engineers
  • Well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set; communicate; and meet aggressive deadlines with competing priorities
  • Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications (especially in the areas of security and finance)
  • Statistical and analytical modeling not required but a plus

Education:

BS preferred in computer science, information systems, information assurance equivalent work experience

Additional Information:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must speak and write in fluent English

Corporate Mission

  • We seek out emerging technologies
  • Align ourselves with progressive technology partners
  • Provide our employees with challenging opportunities to unite the two.

The Benefits

  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance
  • Comprehensive Dental Insurance
  • 401K Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement Plan
  • Referral Bonus Program