Sr. Splunk Developer

2 months ago
$55 - $70/hour (Estimated)Reston, VAMW Partners

Job Title: Sr. Splunk Developer with AWS Exp

Location: Reston, VA

Duration: 12+ Months

Job Desciption:

  • Overall 8+ years of IT experience with knowledge in application design, interaction within application tiers (web, database, application servers), messaging (EMS, Kafka, RabbitMQ)
  • Expertise in Splunk Searching and Reporting modules, Knowledge Objects, Administration, Dashboards, Clustering and Forwarder Management.
  • Experience with log parsing, complex Splunk searches, including external table lookups.
  • Generate or enhance Splunk Dashboards, Reports, and Alerts.
  • Create Dashboards, Visualizations, Statistical reports, scheduled searches, alerts and knowledge objects.
  • Designing and maintaining production-quality custom Splunk dashboards – using javascript, CSS, advanced HTML
  • Splunk search construction with ability to create well-structured search queries that minimize performance impact.
  • Experience with Splunk Apps for interfacing with infrastructure and tools (DBConnect, Jenkins App.. )
  • Experience in automating Splunk Deployments and orchestration within AWS Cloud environment – experience with Splunk on AWS App a plus
  • Good working exp in AWS – certification is a plus
  • Hands on experience in creating AWS resource utilizations and usage monitoring dashboard independently
  • Good understanding on how to ingest data from relevant AWS data sources – Cloudwatch, Cloudtrail, S3
  • Mid Level Unix admin skills – resource utilization, process monitoring, file system management
  • Splunk Certification is a plus – User, PowerUser, Advanced Dashboarding
  • Advanced Shell scripting knowledge (Csh, Bash), Perl, Python

Job Type: Contract


  • AWS Cloud: 3 years (Required)
  • AWS: 4 years (Required)
  • ADMINISTRATOR: 4 years (Required)
  • Splunk Searching: 4 years (Required)
  • Splunk: 3 years (Required)