Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5642

Capital TechSearch is seeking a Principal Splunk Architect to join a Global Information Security organization located just outside of Washington, D.C.We are searching for an experienced IT professional with a strong background leading the design, deployment and management of large and complex multi-site clustered Splunk implementations.When deployment is complete, this team will own and manage one of the largest Splunk ES deployments in the world.Ideal Experience: Multi-site Clustered environments
Large numbers of indexers
Bucket roll-ups
Design of highly-scalable systems
Configuration Management
Deployment Server experience
Heavy/Universal Forwarders
Storage (SDD, SAN, etc)
Capacity Planning
Ability to talk with novice and highly technical consumers
Job Qualifications: Minimum 7-10 yearsâ experience in Information Technology
Minimum 5 yearsâ working with Splunk at senior level capacity, preferably architect level.
Minimum 5 yearsâ experience with Unix/Linux system administration
Minimum 5 yearsâ experience managing enterprise firewalls, IDS/IPS and content filtering devices
Solid understanding of a variety of types of security technologies including but not limited to; packet capture devices, proxies, EDR, malware appliances
Expertise in the design, configuration, tuning and customization of various IPS technologies required
Expert level knowledge of enterprise logging, with a focus on security event logging
Experience with programming and/or scripting a plus (Python/Perl/bash)
Experience with Cloud technologies a plus (Amazon AWS, Azure, IBM)
Experience migrating security controls from a traditional data center to cloud technologies like Amazon, Azure, IBM a plus
Experience writing complex regular expressions a must
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Sound problem resolution, judgment, negotiating and decision making skills
Eligible to work in the USARelocation Assitance AvailableNo 3rd parties

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