Splunk Engineer

As a Splunk Engineer, you will perform Splunk administration and engineering to support our customer’s critical Splunk cluster used for CND analysis. The performance tasks will include:

Department: Cyber
Project Location(s): Laurel, Maryland

Basic Qualifications:

  • Perform routine configuration/maintenance on Splunk deployments to keep them up-to-date and and properly optimized
  • Take over and continue development of our Splunk analytic packaging effort, to enable Splunk analytics to be easily shared among Splunk instances
  • Work with our existing system engineering experts to enable orchestration and automation of the entire system through tools like Puppet, Bash/Python scripts, and more
  • Improve system performance / security of the base CentOS servers that Splunk is running on
  • Design improved methods to optimize utilization of the many terrabytes of space available to Splunk

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance
  • 6 years of Splunk Engineering experience
  • A Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field may be substituted for 5 years of experience

BrainTrust is a top-tier consulting and engineering firm located in Annapolis Junction, MD. Our 60+ employees are focused on tackling the most difficult challenges of the US Government. We offer the best salaries and benefits packages in our industry – to find and retain the top talent in support of our critical mission objectives. We specialize in Cloud Computing, Massive Data Storage/Retrieval, Analysis, Cyber, and Mission Operations.

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