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Federal - Senior Splunk Engineer

San Antonio, TX 78284

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: San Antonio, TX

We are:

AccentureFederal Services,bringing
together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the
potential for our federal clients. Operating in the nation's Capital, we stay
ahead of whats coming next. Drawing from the power of Accenture, we deliver
integrated, mobile and interactive experiences that exceed our peoples
expectations. Join us where ideas are freely exchanged, and concepts evolve into
practical solutions.

You are:

A Senior Splunk Engineer that will provide
overall engineering and sustainment support for an premise Splunk Enterprise
solution. The Splunk Engineer will be
expected to perform operational roles for application sustainment as well as
data on-boarding in support of the deployment. You will work closely with the
client to operationalize the solution for use by the client as well as Security
Operation Center (SOC) Analysts.

The Work:

+ Familiar with
recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk.

+ Providing
development efforts for the continued enhancement of functionality of Splunk
(including Splunk for Enterprise Security) to include:

+ Integration
of new log sources

+ Alerting
and reporting capabilities developed in response to industry standards,
identified indicators of compromise, threat feeds, and client requests

+ Dashboards

+ Correlation
logic enhancements for events from disparate system logs and alerts

+ Providing custom
content development services in response to industry trends, identified
indicators of compromise and client provided requirements. They will also perform editing and
maintaining of Splunk configuration files and apps.

+ Working with other
Cybersecurity Engineering team members and will be required to interact with
end-users to gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, and aid with the
creation of Splunk search queries, dashboards and other deliverables as

+ Responsible for
knowledge transfer, training of SOC Analysts and documentation of the Splunk

The Splunk engineer
will be required to interact with senior management and the client, as
necessary. It is expected that the SME will bring Skills and experience to this
role and able to proactively address gaps in workflow related to SOC incident
and investigations.

Here's what you need:

+ 3+ years of HANDS ON
experience with Splunk Enterprise and/or Enterprise Security

+ Must
be a Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin

+ US
Citizenship No Dual Citizenship

Bonus Points If:

+ BS in Information
Security, Computer Science, Information Systems, or 4+ years of comparable work
experience in related field (e.g., IT Audit, Enterprise Risk Management, etc.)

+ Must meet DoD 8570.01-M minimum of IAT Level II Certification (i.e. Security +)

+ Experience with the
following tools:

+ Splunk Enterprise
Security, Splunk Phantom

+ Cisco Firepower or
other firewall solutions

+ FireEye Enterprise
Security or other host/network forensic solution

+ App interface
development, using REST APIs to include Splunk add-ons

+ Ability
to manage multiple projects, work under pressure and tight deadlines, work
independently, and work in a team environment

+ Must possess excellent
written and verbal communications skills in the English language

+ Must be familiar with
the fundamentals of security principles and practices

Important information

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one
may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of
Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for

Applicants for employment in the US must have work
authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa
for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e.,
H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative
Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to
age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability
status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as
protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or
expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment
opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2019-11-27 Expires: 2019-12-27

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