Posted on Feb 12, 2020 by Consol Partners
ConSol Partners' client is the global market leading carrier service provider, providing solutions in Data, Roaming, Voice and Business Intelligence.
We are looking for a Splunk Administrator who will take the day-to-day accountability for the their Splunk platform (v7) made of two forwarders, 10 clustered indexers, 2 x 3 clustered search heads, with the same setup duplicated in the lab and UAT. You will work together with the other Splunk resources within our client to maintain this system (in production and in the lab) and make it evolve according to users requirements: implement specific filtering, dashboards, integrate new data sources or adapt processing for existing ones (eg due to software upgrades in the network).
For the internal developer community we have The Elastic Stack (ELK) in place. Knowledge or willingness to learn to maintain and extend this environment is a strong asset.
As Splunk Administrator, you will be responsible for:
Deploying newer versions of the various components when appropriate: for bug fixes, to get relevant new features, etc.
Recommend changes to the architecture when appropriate and implement them once approved.
Maintain a clear documentation of the whole platform: components, versions, data flows, data sources, etc.
Interact directly with the users (network operations personnel): capture new requirements and defects into Jira tickets, prioritize these, implement, test, deploy fixes and new features.
Administer the developer ELK instance
You have a proven experience of at least 2 years as a Splunk Administrator
You have great ability to understand the business requirements and converting them into solution designs.
You're quality oriented
You're open minded team player, ready to adapt to the changing needs
You have great communication skills
You're committed to deliver, pragmatic and solution oriented.
Experience in a Wholesale environment is a plus
Languages: English (very good in reading, writing, speaking) is a must. French or Dutch is a plus
Founded in 2008, ConSol Partners are one of the world's leading technology recruitment brands with headquarters in the City of London and international offices in Berlin, Los Angeles & Austin. ConSol Partners provide permanent and contract recruitment solutions to FTSE & Fortune 500 companies, global brands and start-ups across the Internet supply chain of Communications, Cloud and Digital.