Splunk Monitoring Engineer


Los Angeles, CA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 328 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

??We are looking for Splunk Monitoring Engineer for our client in Los Angeles, CA

Job Title: Splunk Monitoring Engineer

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA

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

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:

  • Candidate should have good knowledge of Splunk development like creating alerts in splunk, log search/analysis, reports and dashboard creation. Along with 3-4years? working experience in SolarWinds, SCOM or other Enterprise monitoring tools

Below are the primary responsibilities that will be performed by the ideal candidate for Splunk:

  • Interface with Operations team to identify improvements to detection and alerting capabilities
  • Risk to Event Correlation
  • Create and develop correlation and detection rules, Write policy, review logs, decipher false positives

Alongwith the above, below are some add-on responsibilities and requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems and Basics of UNIX.
  • Basic knowledge of Windows AD, Exchange, SQL and Microsoft clusters.
  • Should have hands on knowledge on various Microsoft application e.g. WSUS, DNS, DHCP etc.
  • Basic understanding of SNMP, WMI, perfmon, syslog etc.
  • Strong knowledge of SCOM components and administration.
  • Responsible for Installing SCOM agents and troubleshooting agent issues
  • Basic knowledge of Management Packs, Importing and exporting MPs and Troubleshooting MPs
  • Create/Schedulereports for infrastructure / application utilization, health, performance, and availability.
  • Strong knowledge for creating Monitors, rules and handling Overrides effectively.
  • Strong scripting skills in one or more of the following: Power Shell, Perl, VBScript.
  • Strong knowledge in identify and diagnose application performance issues.