As the trusted IT and network provider for more than 3 million government users, Leidos brings the domain experience and mission understanding to transform complex systems into modernized networks. We leverage innovations in technology and the creativity of our people to bring outstanding value to our customers. Leidos is the largest systems integrator and provider of IT services to the U.S. government, serving customers across all sectors. We bring decades of experience leading large-scale, secure government networks and mission-critical programs to bear. With recent new program wins for mission critical networks, our footprint in this market is growing, and so are opportunities to join our team.
We have an IMMEDIATE NEED for a Splunk Systems Engineer
Splunk Systems Engineer responsibilities:
• Build, implement and administer Splunk in Windows and Linux environments.
• Perform data ingestion and visualization for Splunk
• Build and integrate contextual data into notable events
• Recognizing and on-boarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data.
• Provide technical, managerial and administrate direction relative to the problem
• Recommend innovative solutions to management and key stakeholders
• Work in a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
• Develop and provide reports on the usage of information and data
• Experience in SQL query development leveraging HTML, XML, CSS, Bash, Java, and Python scripts.
• Provide mentorship and direction to junior systems engineers.
• Working with clients to develop requirements and deliverables.
• Manage automating Splunk deployments and orchestration within a Cloud environment
• Bachelor's degree and minimum 8+ years of relevant experience in software or infrastructure engineering and architecture, or a Master’s degree and 6+ years’ experience.
• Experience working in an Agile environment
• Extensive experience implementing, architecting and administering Splunk and Splunk Enterprise Security Suite
• Experience developing in HTML, XML, CSS, Bash, JAVA and Python scripts
Familiarity with the deployment and design of distributed systems
Experience with basic networking principles/setup
Experience with data ingestion, data reduction, and data analysis techniques
• Certified Splunk Administrator
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Engineering
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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