Senior Splunk Engineer at HCL GB Ltd, Winchester, £Contract Rate

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  • Winchester, Hampshire, UK
  • Nov 18, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Sr Splunk Engineer

Mandatory Skills:

  1. Splunk Architectural Design Understanding
  2. Exposure of applications consuming high volume of data.
  3. Ability to understand business requirements
  4. Excellent knowledge of Splunk development and administration
  5. 1-2 years experience as Technical Lead with Strong, hands-on experience with Splunk development.
  6. End-to-end experience in software development life cycle
  7. Current or former completed Splunk training.

Good to Have:

  1. Experience of supporting already running project.
  2. Having experience of product development/enhancement.
  3. Telecom domain knowledge
  4. Knowledge/Experience of DevOps

Min Experience:

5 Years


  • Should be able to write complex queries create various dashboard and reports based on various business requirements.
  • Overall design support for a very large distributed Splunk environment consisting of heavy forwarders, indexers, and search head Servers, spanning security, performance, and operational roles.
  • The Splunk engineer will support the full system engineering life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, documentation, and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows.
  • The candidate should be familiar with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analysing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. The Splunk engineer should be familiar with a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
  • Participates in architecture and design reviews for projects that require complex technical solutions.
  • For package implementations, performs the gap analysis between business requirements and the package features and contribute towards configuration, customizations, extensions, interfaces required to meet the requirements
  • Represents the organization in customer-facing communication as technical expertise on the specific platform
  • Develops and promote development best practices and standards. s
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision.