eADE Splunk Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ117556

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of a team that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The Navy's Enterprise Authoritative Data Environment (eADE) system team is seeking a Splunk Administrator to join their team.

The program overall will maintain Navy O&M and Research/Development/Test and Evaluation (RDTE) for Navy Personnel and Pay systems. The eADE team will apply an authoritative data sharing framework that supports data analytics and business intelligence functions to the HR systems.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides administration for enterprise level Splunk environment consisting of search heads, indexers, deployers, deployment servers, heavy/universal forwarders 
  • Applies comprehensive knowledge of Splunk principles, methods, and techniques  
  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices. 
  • Manages accounts, privileges and system access 
  • Manages system resource in the monitoring of performance, capacity, availability, serviceability and recoverability 
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results. 
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members. 
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.  
  • Participates in special projects as required. 


  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of experience in Linux systems administration; editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps. 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Splunk principles, methods, and techniques  
  • Proficient with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. 
  • Experience in utilizing Splunk capabilities in support of RMF continuous monitoring / authorization requirements
  • Experience administering F5 and Palo Alto firewalls is preferred
  • Experience complying with DISA STIGs, creating and updating POAMs, ACAS & ACAS findings 
  • Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin - Preferred 
  • Linux operating system or system certification
  • Security+
  • Secret clearance; TS preferred

The likely salary range for this position is $108,000 - $162,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.