Splunk Architect


San Francisco, CA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Not Specified years

Posted 291 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

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??We are looking for Splunk Architect  for our client in San Francisco, CA

Job Title: Splunk Architect

Job Location: San Francisco, CA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:


  • Implementation & configuration experience on Splunk in multitier multi-cluster
  • architecture.
  • Knowledge on SNMP, MoM, 3rd party and integrations and various Splunk Apps.
  • Should have good communication and customer interaction skills.
  • Global exposure in large environments.
  • Must be open for 24x7 operations.
  • Good Knowledge on Windows, UNIX and AIX OS.
  • Understanding on Syslog and various syslog formats.
  • Enthusiastic, energetic individual with relevant Splunk experience.

Must to Have:

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication.
  • Splunk Architect Certification, ITILv3 Foundation.


  • Deployment of Splunk across multiple operating systems like Linux, AIX, Solaris and
  • Windows
  • Maintaining the high availability of Splunk Infrastructure in production environment.
  • Migration of existing indexers and search heads from standalone servers to a
  • distributed environment.
  • Creation and Configuration of Multi Site Splunk Indexer clusters and Search Head
  • Clustering from scratch.
  • Automated Search Head Cluster Management and deploying Configuration Bundles
  • through automation.
  • Installation and configuration of Deployment/Management Servers, Deployment
  • Clients, Splunk universal and heavy forwarders in different operating systems.
  • License - Add and Configure Splunk Licenses (Master License, Pooling, Stacked,
  • Usage Report)
  • Planning and implementing Splunk version upgrades.
  • Splunk Integration with ITSM layer for efficient ticket management.
  • Splunk integration with VMWare for efficient management of virtual environment.
  • Manage Splunk configuration version control using GIT repository.
  • Creating Dashboards according to the business needs using advanced XML
  • Writing Splunk Queries as a part of business visibility to generate reports, alerts and
  • dashboards.
  • To create KV Store Collections and define list of fields using Configuration Files and
  • Perform CRUD operations using search lookup commands and Splunk REST API.