Splunk Engineer - Splunk@Splunk (Remote OK)
Location: New Haven
Posted on: June 8, 2021
A diverse and inclusive Splunk helps us achieve our mission of
making data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone, and drives
great outcomes for our company, our communities and each other. We
are a company filled with people who are passionate about our
product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers.
At Splunk, we're committed to our work, customers, having fun, and
most meaningfully to each other's success. Learn more about Splunk
careers and how you can become a part of our journey.
As a Splunk Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting
internal Splunk solution delivery related to IT operations and
security use cases. The innovations built by our team will be
widely shared and you should be eager to drive these efforts and
share your knowledge with the Splunk community.
The Splunk at Splunk team is renowned for excellence in
engineering, both inside and outside of Splunk. Last year, we
presented five highly-rated sessions at .conf20, published multiple
blog articles, and open-sourced several of our innovations via
Splunk's GitHub project, including but not limited to:
ansible-role-for-splunk, docker-swarm-splunk-hf, and
Splunk at Splunk is also a strong partner with the Products and
Engineering teams, where we've contributed to everything from
Splunk-built addons (e.g. Zoom, Gmail, Falcon Data Replicator), to
the health checks and alerts that ship with Splunk's Distributed
Management Console (DMC), to the feature roadmap for Data Stream
Processor (DSP). If you're looking for a team where you can make a
big impact, this is it!
What you'll do: Yeah, I want to and can do that.
- Collaborate with the team to drive innovative solutions for
corporate data collection to Splunk Cloud. You will have the
opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects such as serverless
data collection and running Splunk heavy forwarders in Docker.
- Solve complex Splunk administration problems using your
knowledge of automation, scripting, DevOps tools, REST APIs, and
Splunk's product portfolio.
- Develop, test, and deploy a variety of Splunk configurations
and Splunk technology add-ons.
- Implement automated testing, continuous integration, and
continuous deployment to streamline how we operate Splunk as a
- Assist Splunkers with the creation of dashboards, alerts, and
other knowledge objects in Splunk Cloud.
- Learn Splunk Observability Suite and assist service owners with
instrumenting observability for their services.
Requirements: I've already done that or have that.
- Thorough understanding of IT fundamentals to include: Windows
and Linux operating systems, networking, security, cloud, and git
- 3+ years performing Splunk administration and development
experience (e.g. ES, ITSI, app development, CIM compliance, modular
- 3+ years of DevOps tools experience (Ansible, Git, Terraform,
- Passionate about technology and Splunk products
Preferred knowledge and experience: These are a huge plus.
- Python development
- Linux administration
- AWS administration
Education: Got it.
- Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science, Information
Technology, Management Information Systems, or equivalent years of
What We Offer You: Wow, I want that.
- An opportunity to innovate cutting-edge solutions using Splunk
software for Splunk itself. Plus, the ability to share those
innovations with our customers! How cool is that?
- A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always
expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and
contributing back, and exploring new technologies.
- A set of extraordinarily hardworking, innovative, open, fun and
dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product
management and customer support.
- Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through
ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors
help both sides of the equation.
- A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.
We don't expect people to work 12-hour days. We want you to have
a successful time outside of work too. Want to work from home
sometimes? No problem. We trust our colleagues to be responsible
with their time and dedication and believe that balance helps
cultivate an extraordinary environment
This isn't a job - it's a life changer - are you ready?
Splunk has been named one of San Francisco Bay Area's "Best
Places to Work" by the San Francisco Business Times, ten years in a
row. We offer a highly competitive compensation package and a
plethora of benefits.
Splunk is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an
affirmative action employer. We value diversity at our company. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally
protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is
applying. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other
locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified
applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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