IT Infrastructure Engineer (Splunk Administrator)

Full Time
Information Technology

Job Description

IT Infrastructure Engineer (Splunk Administrator)
This job plans, researches, evaluates, designs, and develops IT Infrastructure systems by applying engineering, hardware and software design theories and principles to develop a compatible system infrastructure in line with organizational strategies. Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and configuration of enterprise IT monitoring solutions. Performs tasks including, application software upgrades, installations, configurations, and hardware/software architecture planning. Responsible for technical administration and maintenance of the organizations IT monitoring systems. Conducts studies of IT Infrastructure performance and traffic analysis. Determines system design requirements and ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency. Generates IT Infrastructure engineering policies, standards, and procedures. Linux experience is required. Shell/Python scripting and Regular Expression knowledge or desire to learn is required. Experience with Network, Mainframe, Windows, Desktops, Storage, and other monitoring applications a plus.
• Perform administrative support of IT technology including, but not limited to Splunk, Sysylog-NG, IBM Netcool, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), among others
• Scale platform deployments and secure monitoring tools.
• Performs analysis and resolve problems to restore normal IT infrastructure operational levels.
• Serves on teams in clearly defining, with the customer, requirements, deliverables and timeframes. Escalates issues and makes recommendations to resolve them to the appropriate audience.
• Develops and/or delivers technical training in complex technical areas.
• Completes project tasks to enable the on time, within budget and scope delivery of IT Infrastructure projects.
• Assures compliance to required standards, procedures, guidelines, and processes.
• Other duties as assigned or requested.
• Experience implementing and administering a large-scale Splunk infrastructure, knowledge of Indexer Clusters, Search Head Clusters, Deployment Server, Monitoring Consoles, Enterprise Security, and Search knowledge preferred.
• Experience with Redhat Linux, Windows Servers, Syslogs, SNMP
• Experience with bash, Python, Shell and/or PowerShell scripting

Additional Details

Experience: 2-5 years