TSS Splunk Engineer ITC#566

Clearance Level
None
Category
Cyber Security
Location
Bossier City, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ69184

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT's Technology Shared Services (TSS) seeks a Senior Splunk Engineer with advanced knowledge in applying in-depth sustainment support of enterprise network cyber defense capabilities to prevent sophisticated cyber threats and vulnerabilities, or detection of them when prevention fails.

GDIT will offer relocation assistance for the selected candidate to relocate to Bossier City, Louisiana.

As a Senior Splunk Engineer, you will be responsible for:  

  • 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.

In order to be considered, you must have these Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 8+ years of related engineering experience OR an Associate's Degree with 10 years of related engineering experience OR 12 years of related engineering experience without any degree.
  • 2+ years of Splunk experience
  • Hands-on experience in designing, installing, and maintaining Splunk in a dispersed manner
  • Security+ CE  or other 8570 IAT level II certification
  • Selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a DHS HQ Public Trust (POT)
  • Must be a US citizen in order to obtain DHS HQ suitability Position of Trust (POT)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of 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.