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Job #: TR-658951
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: No
Group: Civil

Job Description:
Do you want to grow your career and be part of a team solving critical challenges that affect the world? Our Cyber Division within Leidos Civil Group is leading the way in solving internationally pressing issues, including monitoring advanced threats, managing security services and utility command and control centers.We have an immediate need on our DHS Enterprise Security Operations Center (ESOC) Program for a Sr. Splunk Engineer.The selected candidate will provide overall engineering and design support for a very large distributed Splunk environment consisting of heavy forwarders, indexers, and search head servers, spanning security, performance, and operational roles. The Splunk engineer will support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, documentation, and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate should be familiar 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. The Splunk engineer should be familiar with a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.

The Splunk engineer will work with other Cybersecurity Engineering team members and will be required to interact with end users to gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, and provide assistance with the creation of Splunk search queries and dashboards. The Splunk engineer will be required interact with senior management, as necessary.

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When
you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of
Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

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BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree coupled with 7+ years' experience in the Information Technology arena.

4+ years of experience in a senior Splunk role
3+ Years experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces
2+ Years experience in app interface development, using REST API's
Previous project management experience.
ITIL Change & Configuration Management

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- Experience in SQL
- Experience in other systems and network management products. Current or former completed Splunk training

External Referral Bonus:
No

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Cyber Security

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Civil
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.

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