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Every individual has unique passions, career goals, and personal values. We are here to make the connection between those and the needs of our customers. When the stars align, we welcome our new employees - or Pulsers as we like to call them - to the family. We offer competitive benefits to ensure that our Pulsers are well taken care of for whatever comes their way.

Splunk Engineer - Sr.

Job Title
Splunk Engineer - Sr.
Requirement ID
Alexandria,  VA
Other Location

The Splunk Engineer candidate will work with other Cyber security 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.  The candidate should be familiar with recognizing and on boarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. Team member will provide overall engineering, and administration in supporting a very large distributed clustered Splunk environment.

Required Skills

Education/Min Years Experience:
• Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 7+ years’ experience in the Information Technology arena.
• 4+ years of experience in a senior Splunk role working in a Splunk clustered environment supporting SOC or NOC environments
• 3+ Years experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces
• 2+ Years experience in app interface development, using REST API’s

• Previous project management experience.
• ITIL Change & Configuration Management
• Experience with Ansible and GIT
• Ability to follow Change & Configuration Management
• Experience with Ansible and GIT
• Proficient with Cloud Services such as AWS, Azure, Office365
• Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell
• Splunk Certified Architect Certification
• Splunk Certified Administrator Certification

• Must have a current or able to favorably pass a 5 year (BI) Background Investigation

Clearance Required:
Active US Government Security Clearance
Optional Skills

• Experience in automating Splunk Deployments
• Experience in SQL
• Experience in other systems and network management products.
• Current/former completion of Splunk training
• Automation/orchestration of Splunk within a Cloud environment

An Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request by contacting us.