Location of the client : San Francisco , Duration : Min 6 months
Overview: This position has the responsibility to install, configure, tune and maintain large implementation of Splunk. From time to time, following internal training, you’ll be asked to help support company-adopted tools like Foglight, Puppet, Cobbler, Silivertail.
· Design, implement and maintain a Splunk log collection solution for a variety of internal teams Support existing Splunk infrastructure · Assist in developing processes and procedures associated with log collection. · Manage problems, maintain vendor relationships, and assist operation with vendor escalation and issue resolution. · Maintain and analyze solution to ensure proper capacity, manageability and usability. · Insure accurate reporting for auditing for internal customers. · Assist in identifying source inputs for monitoring, investigating, and analyzing computer network intrusions and integration into Enterprise Security application within Splunk. · Assist business owners to gather and interpret user/system requirements; then developing those requirements into content specifications, collectors, filters, dashboards, and reports.
Requirements · Strong understanding of XML; text parsing and client server models. · CentOS, Solaris, Windows experience is a must · Ability to troubleshoot and identify network communication issues. · Ability to handle on-call duties in a 24x7 environment. · Ability to work independently; completing required tasks with minimum supervision · Ability to maintain and improve skills; perform independent research · Ability to multi-task and prioritize. · Ability to effectively communicate with coworkers, peers, and management through written and verbal communication. · Ability to communicate with customers, internal departments, and other outside parties in a professional manner. · Ability to communicate effectively with business analysts, developers, and quality assurance staff in the resolution of technical problems.