Splunk engineer

New 12 March Kanton Zürich, Zurich Interim

On behalf of our client, a global bank with headquarters in Zurich, Swisslinx are looking for an experienced Splunk Administrator with knowledge of Cyber Security and Big Data platforms.

This is a rolling 6 month contract with a strong chance of extension and a desired start date in April/May 2019.

You will join a globally dispersed team designing, engineering and implementing platform enhancements on a large, mature Splunk environment; one of the largest big-data analytics systems in the Bank. The team’s aim is provide a functional, stable platform to support numerous high-profile customer groups and analytics use-cases.

In this role you will be a vital link between Cyber Security operations and the Security Analysis team and will work on the banks Log Management Platform and managed security services provider. You will require a thorough understanding of complex information systems, cyber security concepts, cyber threats and market leading solutions as well as write requirements specifications and reports on common technical issues. Stakeholder management will also be a key part of the role.

The team is open, collaborative. They challenge each other appropriately and help cover tasks or lend knowledge to ensure the job is done to the best of their combined abilities. They promote new ideas and open discussions. The team as a whole is easy going and agreeable.

As the successful applicant, you will possess the following skills and experience:

• 5-7 years experience require working with log management systems
• Splunk admin / architect certified
• Experience in Splunk App creation
• Experience with Python and/or JavaScript
• Experience on large scale Splunk environments and performance optimization
• Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issue

The following skills are an advantage:

• IT Security or Cyber Security experience
• Understand computer networking concepts and “speak” following log sources Windows, Firewall, WebProxy, Antivirus, DNS, Sysmon
• Creating SIEM use-cases, log searches, correlation queries
• Proven experience in eliciting requirements and communicating requirements
• Understanding Agile concepts and working as a part of Scrum team.
• Development and Code Management experience

Are you interested in a new challenge where you can enable and develop analytics use cases on one of the largest data systems in the Organization? Then please send us your full CV.