Senior Splunk Engineer

Clearance Level
Other
Category
Cyber Security
Location
Not Applicable, Virginia

REQ#: RQ60950

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

Functional duties consist of:  

  • Performing complex system development, design, modeling, analysis, integration, and sustainment of Splunk systems for new or existing computer systems within an Enterprise.
  • Developing dashboards, data models, reports and performance optimization.
  • Designing and customizing complex search queries and promoting advance searching, forensics, and analytics. - Developing and documenting configuration standards, policies, and procedures for operating, managing and ensuring the security of a Splunk infrastructure.
  • Participating in incident, problem, and change management processes related to Splunk.
  • Providing Splunk O&M and User access.
  • Planning and directing upgrades and system enhancements.
  • Developing and implementing testing strategies and documenting results.
  • Developing documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Providing system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
  • Serving as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
  • Providing guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff.
  • Communicating with customers and teammates clearly and concisely.
  • Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Participating in special projects as required.

Position Qualifications:

  • BA/BS 8+ years of related systems engineering experience
  • 2+ years of Splunk experience
  • Security+ CE  or other 8570 IAT level II certification

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of AWS and Azure
  • Knowledge of various network vulnerability scanning platforms (Qualys, Nessus, etc…)
  • Knowledge of Routers, Switches, Firewalls, and authorization boundaries
  • Knowledge of current IT security best practices
  • Knowledge of system administration, networking, and operating system hardening techniques
  • Splunk Certifications

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field 
  • Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do 
  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance.
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.

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.