Splunk Administrator

Splunk Administrator

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £450.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Drew Derry

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months + Possible Extension

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Splunk Administrator
Location: London
Rate: £450 per day
Duration: 6 Months
Start: ASAP

Key responsibilities could include:
*Improving maintenance of both shared service environments to include builds upgrades and capacity planning.
*Performing root cause analysis and remediate issues appropriately.
*Troubleshooting and problem solving of the Splunk infrastructure configuration and performance issues.
*Implementing changes using the standard processes.
*Producing documentation to aid the support of the Splunk environment.
*Liaising with the appropriate development teams to optimise value to the business.
*Ongoing evaluation and analysis of the both environments to provide optimum performance.
*Providing Splunk Support to Application / Business teams for day to day issues.
*Testing of third party software prior to release to the production environment.
*Following change control processes with SLA defined.

Essential Experience:(Must have skills)
*Relevant University degree and\or a minimum of 2 years of relevant industry experience Technical knowledge
*Good Splunk 6.*
*Installation, management and support of Splunk in a multi-site clustering environment
*Demonstrate knowledge of implementing and supporting Splunk as a shared service
*Splunk dashboard development
*Red Hat, Windows
*Practical experience in monitoring and tuning a production environment to provide a high availability service.
*Proven background in similar large scale bank environments.
*Must have success in delivering projects in a high pressure Business atmosphere.
*Thorough understanding of HA and DR (SRDF) technologies.
*Experience of dealing with large consolidated "Shared Infrastructure" environments.
*Good knowledge of project management processes and procedures.
*Good knowledge of similar Enterprise monitoring tools
*Ownership of the deliveries for small to large size projects as resource commitments require you to become involved.
*Competent in command line and GUI interfaces of Splunk
*Proven experience of deploying and enforcing governance models in a consistent manner across a global estate.
*Good understanding of Security models and auditing policies to meet standards defined by Audit.
*Ability to automate repetitive tasks to remove workload from the team.

If you are interested in this role, can recommend anyone, or require further information please do not hesitate to contact Drew Derry on 01932 83 7792 or via email on