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Splunk Engineer

Whitehall Resources Ltd

Posted on Mar 15, 2023 by Whitehall Resources Ltd

England, United Kingdom
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Splunk Engineer

Whitehall Resources are looking for an experienced Splunk Engineer for an initial 6 month contract with a client in London. Candidates will be able to work remotely, however, may be required on site throughout the duration of the contract.

Our client's objectives are to:
- Enable the analysts of the future
- Inform decisions with data
- Protect against advanced and emerging threats
- Develop next-generation capabilities and intellectual property
- Make security operate efficiently and effectively at scale

The role will require a suitably qualified and motivated person who can help:
- Develop dashboards and reports using a wide range of data sources, ensuring data quality and good user interface and experience.
- Develop performant SPL searches to combine information from multiple data sources to generate performance metrics and operational insights
- Work with data owners and stakeholders to source and understand a wide range of data, to ensure the data is being used and interpreted correctly to drive insight into cybersecurity issues.
- Provide thought leadership on what performance metrics and insights can be derived from various data sets
- Support and guide others in a small cross-functional team to help them deliver and strengthen their Splunk skills.
- Monitor and maintain Splunk performance, availability, and capacity
- Develop reliable, efficient queries that will feed dashboards
- Familiar with searching across kvstore's, data models
- Experience with search optimization in dashboard development
- Track work effectively via Agile methods
- Create and maintain documentation related to dashboards, searches, and data
- Maintain regulatory awareness and compliance
- Act as a resource for colleagues with less experience

Essential Skills/Experience
- Minimum 4+ years of experience with SPLUNK with experience of SPL and developing dashboard
- Be a Splunk language (SPL) expert
- Extensive experience building Splunk dashboards and reports
- Fully conversant with knowledge objects, data models and data
- Experience of designing and building Splunk applications in a multi-site clustered environment
- Excellent customer engagement skills including requirements gathering
- Ability to solve problems both independently and collaboratively
- Good documentation skills

Desirable Skills/Experience:
- Splunk Certified Developer
- Splunk Certified Consultant

All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.

Whitehall Resources are an equal opportunities employer who value a diverse and inclusive working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.

Reference: 2511670072


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