ISYS Technologies, Inc.

  • Splunk Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
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    Functional Responsibilities:                         


    ISYS Technologies is hiring a Splunk Engineer.  The successful candidate should be proficient 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. The Splunk engineer should be proficient within a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and app environment. 



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    Job Duties:

    • Assist with providing engineering, and administration in supporting a very large distributed clustered Splunk environment consisting of search heads, indexers, deployers, deployment servers, heavy/universal forwarders and Splunk Enterprise Security premium app, spanning security, performance, and operational roles.
    • Assist the Enterprise Splunk team, Cybersecurity Engineering team members
    • Interact with end users to gather requirements
    • Perform troubleshooting
    • Provide assistance with the creation of Splunk search queries and dashboards
    • Interact with management, as necessary


    Experience Requirements:

     Must have one of the following certifications:

    • SANS: GCWN - Windows Security Administrator, GISF - Security Fundamentals, GSSP - Secure Software Programmer, GICSP - Cyber Security Professional
    • Carnegie Mellon University: SEI (Software Engineering Institute)
    • ISC2: CCSP - Certified Cloud Security Professional, CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security, CSSLP - Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional, SSCP - Systems Security Certified Practitioner
    • CISCO: CCNP, CCIE Security
    • EC-Council: ENSA - EC-Council Certified Incident Handler, ECSP - EC-Council certified Secure Programmer
    • Microsoft: MCSE - Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert
    • RedHat: RHCA, RHCE
    • VMWare: VCA (Certified Associate), VCP (Certified Professional), VCAP (Certified Advanced Professional), VCIX (Implementation Expert), VCDX (Certified Design Expert)
    • NetApps: Converged Infrastructure Specialist, Certified Implementation Engineer Specialist, Certified Data Administrator Professional, Certified Storage Associate
    • Bachelor’s degree coupled with 5+ years of experience in the Information Technology arena.
    • 2+ years of experience in a Splunk engineering role supporting SOC or NOC environments
    • 2+ Years of experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces
    • Bachelor’s degree coupled with 5+ years of experience in the Information Technology arena.
    • 2+ years of experience in a Splunk engineering role supporting SOC or NOC environments
    • 2+ Years of experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces
    • 1+ Years of experience in app interface development, using REST APIs
    • Experience with Ansible and GIT
    • Knowledge of Splunk Clustering.
    • Ability to follow Change & Configuration Management
    • Strong problem-solving abilities with an analytic and qualitative eye for reasoning under pressure
    • Self-starter with the ability to independently prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
    • Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell
    • Splunk Certified Administrator Certification



    Desired Experience: 

    • Experience in SQL
    • Current or former completed Splunk training
    • Experience in automating Splunk Deployments and orchestration with in a Cloud environment
    • Experience in Linux environment
    • Splunk Certified Architect Certification



    Essential Requirements:

    US Citizenship is required.


    ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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.


    Physical Demands:

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.


    ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees



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