Christina van de Kamp

    Splunk Backend Specialist

    Status: Gesloten
    Categorie: Tijdelijke vacatures
    Door Christina van de Kamp
    Locatie: Eindhoven
    Referentie nummer: 24559
    Splunk Backend Specialist


    Herewith a new request.

    Role:     Splunk Backend specialist

    Rate:    Market, in accordance with.

    Location :  Eindhoven

    Startdate : 20-7-2017

    Enddate :  31-12-2017

    Deadline : 18-7-2017 10.00

    Option for extension: yes

    Open for non-Dutch speaking candidate: yes

    Percentage: 100%

    The Job

    As a Splunk back-end specialist you are responsible for deploying/developing new and existing Splunk platforms. You will be part of a project team which is driving the implementation of Splunk as an analytics solution for the R&D IT department.

    Your main activities will be:

    • Advise on Splunk platform changes keeping in mind availability, security and performance
    • Draft/update technical design documentation
    • Deployment of additional Splunk components (both OS and Splunk Software) such as indexers, search heads and heavy forwarders
    • Migrating developed Splunk apps from test/acceptance environments to production
    • Additional data onboarding

    Requested Skills:

    • Proven knowledge and experience in setting up and maintaining the following:
    • Reverse web-proxying & load-balancing with NGINX
    • RedHat Linux Server OS
    • AWS IaaS hosting
    • Splunk Heavy forwarders, indexers & search heads in a scale-out set-up
    • At least five years of working experience
    • Experience in large-scale geo-distributed IT infrastructure (5000+ servers) is a pre
    • Experience with Ansible (Tower) is a big pre, as it is being used as the deployment automation mechanism for the Splunk environment
    • Knowledge & experience with Splunk ITSI & developing custom Splunk ITSI apps for service monitoring is a big pre
    • Experienced in working in an Agile managed project environment

    Personal skills:

    • Ability to think in on a conceptual level
    • Design skills (both high- as low-level)
    • Strong communication skills and ability to manage and prioritize requirements
    • Team player, also works well with people that have a different (technical) background
    • Focus on the end-goal
    • Not too formal, with a sense of humor
    • Capable of breaking complex problem down into smaller parts
    • Ability to formulate problem solving into a series of ordered step (algorithmic thinking)


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