Splunk Engineer

Job Title: Splunk Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 178612_1509425147
Contact Name: Stiti Rath
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2017 15:45

Job Description

Looking for a Infrastructure Engineer - Splunk in Canberra for a contractual role.

Location: Canberra

Contract: until June 2018 plus 12 months contract

Clearance: Baseline or ability to gain

Selection Criteria:

Mandatory/Essential Criteria:

  • Demonstrated experience in large scale Splunk Enterprise installations, including configuration of Splunk indexers, index clustering, universal/heavy forwarders, and optimizing searches including Enterprise Security Module;
  • Extensive experience in ingestion of security logs into Splunk and interpretation of data for creation of customised dashboards, reports and alerts;
  • Deploying Splunk scripted field extraction using regular expressions within a distributed Splunk environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to analyse and investigate security events;
  • Proficiency in creation of dashboard templates;
  • Proficiency in Splunk Search Processing language;
  • Demonstrated experience in creating configuration documentation;
  • Demonstrated experience in Redhat Enterprise Server (RHEL) environments;

Desirable Criteria:

  • Splunk Architect or Administrator certification;
  • Strong understanding of network firewalls, load-balancers, and complex network designs;
  • Experience in development of use cases as relevant to SIEM implementations;
  • Experience in management of other non-Splunk SIEM products;
  • Experience in Windows server systems.

Apply now for immediate consideration and job description of this role at You can contact Stiti Rath on 03 8080 7296

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently hold or are able to gain an Australian Government security clearance.

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.