Splunk Engineer (Remote)

Posted Date 1 day ago(1/25/2023 1:58 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Public Trust
Full Time
Portal Location : Location
Minimum Salary
USD $79,470.00/Yr.
Maximum Salary
USD $195,360.00/Yr.


The operational Splunk environment continues to go through revisions to meet requirements demands. The Splunk architecture is anticipated to change platforms from on prem to a cloud-based environment.

  • Responsibilities:

    • The Splunk Engineer is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of the Splunk infrastructure as well as support operations activities.
    • The Splunk Engineer is responsible for designing and executing prem to cloud changes to implement the future state of Splunk for the client.
    • The Splunk Engineer will work closely with the data acquisition team, the business teams, and the executive management on the government side to provide comprehensive architecture solutions meeting the client's requirements and future needs.
    • The Splunk Engineer is responsible for addressing open trouble tickets, resolving the technical issues, and managing the closure and notification to the requesting user.
    • The Splunk Engineer is responsible for working closely with the Splunk Architects to address the closure of advanced trouble tickets
    • The Spunk Engineer is responsible for updating and maintaining the security posture of the Splunk instance by performing routine maintenance, patching, and assist with upgrades (in conjunction with the architects).
    • The Spunk Engineer is responsible for managing digital certificate updates/upgrades when current certificates throughout the infrastructure expire.
    • The Splunk Engineer is responsible for troubleshooting and addressing problems with server outages, network problems, user access, data ingestion errors, and dashboard issuses.
    • The Splunk Engineers are responsible for the overall health of the infrastructure and taking initial actions to recover from any outage, raising complex outages to the architecture team if necessary.


***This is a remote opportunity***



  • Bachelor’s and minimum 5 years of related experience, related experience; or equivalent experience.
  • Splunk Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • Experience designing, building, maintaining, large Splunk infrastructures in AWS 
  • Expert Splunk application and dashboard developer using complex data searches
  • Experience optimizing applications to reduce impact on resources
  • Experience with Splunk administration, configuration, tuning large environments
  • Experience with data onboarding, Splunk TAs
  • Experience managing complex data, specifically managing role-based access control, configuring roles and designing data onboarding to support current and future roles
  • Experience with Regex and custom scripting
  • Expertise in Splunk SPL and python
  • Experience with Splunk Premium Apps - ITSI and Enterprise Security (ES) minimally. 
  • Experience with and very comfortable working in an agile environment
  • Experience in an Agile environment
  • Must be able to obtain an IRS Public Trust background investigation (US Citizen or Green Card holder with a minimum of 3 years in US, fully paid taxes or approved payment plan, males must have registered with US Selective Service or been not required to register with Selective Service if arrived in country after 26th birthday)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate and work efficiently and effectively in a remote environment
  • Productive and proactive. Reach out to the team for assistance or to provide assistance.
  • Self-starter
  • Candidates must meet requirements to obtain and maintain an IRS Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) clearance (active IRS Moderate Risk MBI clearance is a plus). Candidates must be a US Citizen or a Legal Permanent Resident (Green Card status) for 3 years, and be Federal Tax compliant.

Desired skills and knowledge:

  • Splunk Certified Architect HIGHLY desired
  • Experience with Splunk Premium products and other add-ons - UBA, Qmulos, and Phantom
  • Other cybersecurity certification (Security+, CISSP) desirable

Client Engagement

· Support and lead evolving business development efforts by applying technical and functional expertise to develop business solutions.
· Lead proposal sections for small or limited competition proposals and actively participate in teaming strategy discussions


At Noblis, we recognize your impact, offer you opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings may include healthcare, retirement and savings plans, paid time off, disability and life insurance programs, learning and development opportunities, wellness programs as well as other optional benefit elections. Regular full and part time staff are incentive plan eligible.


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, and Noblis MSD tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact employee-relations@noblis.org.

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