Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5811

Senior Manager, Splunk Operations

Position Summary:

Capital TechSearch is seeking a Senior Manager, Splunk Operations to join a Global Information Security and Privacy organization in Northern Virginia.
This is a functional management role leading the Splunk team that enables global incident response operations and analysis.  Collaborating with the Splunk engineering team, you will oversee day-to-day activities including the implementation, data ingestion and O&M support of the Splunk ES infrastructure.

Team Responsibilities:
 Responsible for bringing in new data sources into the Splunk environment
 Engineer, configure and administer Splunk content and infrastructure
 Assist in the proper operation and performance of the overall Splunk infrastructure
 Perform content development to properly identify data feeding SIEMs and correlation of events
 Develop filters to assist in the identification of significant events (correlation and use cases)
 Provide recommendations and implementation changes to optimize Splunk products in the customer environment
 Provide operations, maintenance and monitoring support for the Splunk infrastructure
 Write and develop custom scripts and Splunk apps and TAs as needed
 Develop metrics-based reporting to enhance situational awareness
 Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Security, Engineering, or equivalent work experience
 Minimum 2 years leading teams that design, configure, and support of Splunk 6.x, or similar
 Technical writing experience:
  - Installation/Deployment Procedures
  - Document Requirements
 Experience with interpreting requirements and implementing use cases
 Agile methodology experience
 Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Bonus Qualifications:
 Technical knowledge of the following:
  - Splunk or other similar SIEM technology
  - Unix/Linux OS
  - SQL and/or Oracle Databases
  - SIEM Content Development
 Experience writing MS SQL expressions
 Implementation/support of Splunk experience highly preferred
 Certified Splunk Architect or Engineer highly preferred
 Candidates should possess strong interpersonal and leadership skills

To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

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