Splunk Systems Engineer

Jacksonville, FL

Job status
Full time
Pay
$30.00 – $42.00 Hourly
Job description
Cloudteam now has a contract to permanent placement opportunity for you to be the Splunk Systems Engineer / IT Systems Engineer within the healthcare industry. You will have the opportunity to design, engineer, manage and support key components of the ITSM infrastructure platforms used across all of the enterprise.

If you are a smart, self-motivated individual who is keen to make a difference, we would love to speak to you. We like people with a genuine interest in development and the application of technology in the real world. Clear & concise communication is a must-have to communicate to a global client base, also a focus on continuous improvement and strategic delivery. We like to work in a collaborative environment so you must have an open, analytical mind and a desire to share your knowledge.
Experience requirements
• Must have experience with installing Splunk forwarders and building Splunk dashboards
Qualifications
**Prefered Qualifications
• 5+ years relevant experience in supporting software products to IT organizations
• Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science or a related discipline is preferred but not required
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Splunk certifications are a plus, but not required
• Experience and familiarity with IT management products and services
• Experience with networking, server, application and web technologies
• Experience with premium Splunk Apps, like ITSI and ES
Responsibilities
• Performs installation, monitoring, testing, configuration, migration, maintenance and troubleshooting of assigned technology
• Manages system/application environment and ongoing operations
• Ensures that the technologies are updated with current, stable, and compliant architecture and applications that meet enterprise standards
• Researches, designs, implements and tests technology solutions
• Proactively monitors and reports performance and utilization of assigned technologies
• Troubleshoots software and/or hardware issues/failures
• Resolves alerts and performs remediation activities
• Manages problem or escalated tickets and tasks and out of cycle requests from systems/software owners
• Assists with developing tactical strategies, processes and procedures related to systems/application administration
• Determines migration and upgrade impacts and diagnose/resolve complex technology/application errors
• Collaborates with IT and business area partners on work groups and initiatives
• Determines best course of action for meeting business needs
• Writes programming/scripting
• Ensures execution and alignment to architectural standards and blueprints.
• May contribute input to infrastructure architecture
• Performs on-call activities as needed for the environment and technologies
Skills
• Extensive knowledge of a distributed Splunk installation; indexers, forwarders, search heads, clusters.
• Strong knowledge of Splunk search language.
• Ability to troubleshoot Splunk performance issues in both a Windows and Linux environment.
• Working knowledge of LAN/WAN equipment and related services
• Working knowledge of SAN and NAS storage technologies.
• Experience with networking, server, application and web technologies
• Support Splunk on Linux, Windows on both physical and virtualized platforms
• Solid understanding of logging technologies (HEC, syslog, Windows, and UNIX native logging)
• Familiar with Splunk architecture and best practices
• Ideally would possess strong presentation skills and be able to communicate clearly and professionally to emails, and when submitting reports.
• Need to be organized and analytical, and be able to document processes and procedures
• Strong experience administering and monitoring enterprise operating systems, including Linux and Windows servers
• Programming and development skills in at least some of following: Python, Perl, PowerShell, shell scripting, regular expressions (REGEX required)
Work hours
• This is a full-time opportunity with Contract to Perm Placement.

About us:
Cloudteam has been disrupting the staffing industry since 2011 with our tech tool supported recruitment and staffing teams that have enabled us to offer top level placements with higher compensation and at lower cost to our clients.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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