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Systems Engineer - Core Technology Infrastructure

Richmond, Virginia;

Job Description:

Position Summary:

The Splunk Engineer will provide overall engineering, and administration in supporting a very large distributed clustered Splunk environment consisting of search heads, indexers, deployers, deployment servers, heavy/universal forwarders and Splunk Enterprise Security premium app, spanning security, performance, and operational roles.
The Engineer should be proficient with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. The Splunk engineer should be proficient within a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
This role will work closely with architect and partner support team, engineering and operations leads. Provide analysis and implementation support for development team for new capabilities. Improve system efficiency and stability via the development of automation tools and scripts. Supports troubleshooting of Splunk and ITSI application related problems Tune and configure Splunk Onboarding various application logs data into Splunk using Universal forwarders, HEC mechanism, and DB Connect Create custom add-ons for non-standard data sources Create custom alerts and reports Create Splunk Dashboards, Visualizations and Pivot tables for the business users Apply tuning recommendations Reporting used for troubleshooting, Audit and problem resolution Tuning of SPL and writing advanced SPL for Splunk searches and Visualization in Splunk enterprise. Participate in requirements gathering, architecting, building, and supporting operational teams

Required Skills:

3 or more years Splunk 7.x/8.x Administration on Linux
3 or more years advanced shell scripting skills (python a plus)
Solid Splunk SPL experience Syslog experience
Excellent oral and written communication. – Must be able to communicate at all organizational levels
Self-motivated, confident and reliable
Willing to work in a team-oriented environment with global team members
Must be a problem solver with root cause analysis skills who brings solutions to the team
Ability to document installation procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), etc.
Must be able to speak to Splunk data life cycle.
Knowledge of privilege elevation tools
Results oriented, business focused, and successful at interfacing across multiple organizational units at various levels
Experience with ITSM Remedy or other ITSM tools

Desired Skills:

B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent preferred
Knowledge of network operations and security operations management responsibilities, network Firewalls, Load balancers, and complex network designs
Machine Learning Toolkit experience
Knowledge of ITSI Experience in a high volume
Splunk environment
Streaming data solutions – Kafka Git and CI/CD experience Infrastructure as Code

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

LOB General:

Participates in design, development and implementation of systems engineering activities, to include OS technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Assists in establishment of input/output processes and working parameters for hardware compatibility and coordination of subsystems design and integration of total system. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides tech knowledge and capabilities as team member and individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but will influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations. Provides input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 5 or more years of systems engineering experience.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Position Summary:

The Splunk Engineer will provide overall engineering, and administration in supporting a very large distributed clustered Splunk environment consisting of search heads, indexers, deployers, deployment servers, heavy/universal forwarders and Splunk Enterprise Security premium app, spanning security, performance, and operational roles.
The Engineer should be proficient with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. The Splunk engineer should be proficient within a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
This role will work closely with architect and partner support team, engineering and operations leads. Provide analysis and implementation support for development team for new capabilities. Improve system efficiency and stability via the development of automation tools and scripts. Supports troubleshooting of Splunk and ITSI application related problems Tune and configure Splunk Onboarding various application logs data into Splunk using Universal forwarders, HEC mechanism, and DB Connect Create custom add-ons for non-standard data sources Create custom alerts and reports Create Splunk Dashboards, Visualizations and Pivot tables for the business users Apply tuning recommendations Reporting used for troubleshooting, Audit and problem resolution Tuning of SPL and writing advanced SPL for Splunk searches and Visualization in Splunk enterprise. Participate in requirements gathering, architecting, building, and supporting operational teams

Required Skills:

3 or more years Splunk 7.x/8.x Administration on Linux
3 or more years advanced shell scripting skills (python a plus)
Solid Splunk SPL experience Syslog experience
Excellent oral and written communication. – Must be able to communicate at all organizational levels
Self-motivated, confident and reliable
Willing to work in a team-oriented environment with global team members
Must be a problem solver with root cause analysis skills who brings solutions to the team
Ability to document installation procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), etc.
Must be able to speak to Splunk data life cycle.
Knowledge of privilege elevation tools
Results oriented, business focused, and successful at interfacing across multiple organizational units at various levels
Experience with ITSM Remedy or other ITSM tools

Desired Skills:

B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent preferred
Knowledge of network operations and security operations management responsibilities, network Firewalls, Load balancers, and complex network designs
Machine Learning Toolkit experience
Knowledge of ITSI Experience in a high volume
Splunk environment
Streaming data solutions – Kafka Git and CI/CD experience Infrastructure as Code

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

LOB General:

Participates in design, development and implementation of systems engineering activities, to include OS technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Assists in establishment of input/output processes and working parameters for hardware compatibility and coordination of subsystems design and integration of total system. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides tech knowledge and capabilities as team member and individual contributor. Will not have direct reports but will influence and direct activities of a team related to special initiatives or operations. Provides input on staffing, budget and personnel. Typically 5 or more years of systems engineering experience.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-22003755

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jake Koehler

Referral Bonus:

0