15/05 Kameswari
Vice President - HR at Synchrony Financial

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Synchrony Financial - Walkin - AVP - Splunk Architect (9-16 yrs) Premium

Hyderabad Job Code: 444328

We are conducting exclusive Hiring drive for Technology and Analytics roles on 18th & 19th May 2019 in Delhi

Venue: Eros Hotel

American Plaza

Nehru Place,

New Delhi - 110019

Timings : 10 am to 5 pm


Title: AVP - Splunk Architect

Role Summary/Purpose:

- The Splunk Architect will be responsible for the overall architecture of the Splunk environment, including capacity planning, enhancements, upgrades, and expansions to a large enterprise-scale multi-cluster, multi-site Splunk Enterprise implementation. 

- He or she will drive new technical integrations and best practices, assist with migration to the cloud, ensure robust searching and alerting across clusters, and troubleshoot issues as needed. 

- The ideal candidate will have solid knowledge of Splunk Enterprise Security and Splunk IT Service Intelligence. 

- The Splunk Architect provides guidance and support to the Splunk Operations team and partners closely with the Security Content team, AWS Cloud team, Identity and Access Management, and the Splunk Development teams to enhance practices and ensure that Splunk is performing exceptionally well and reliably across the enterprise.

Essential Responsibilities :

- Manage and implement upgrades, enhancements, and expansions for Splunk Enterprise.

- Provide end-to-end technical oversight across all aspects of Splunk technology, including add-ons and knowledge objects

- Perform capacity planning

- Stay up to date on new technical opportunities and features for Splunk

- Collaborate to ensure integration of all security tools, including security orchestration tools and threat intelligence feeds, as well as asset and identity data

- Support development of scripts (python, JavaScript, etc.) as needed in support of data collection or integration

- Develop searches, reports and dashboards as needed in support of the detection team and Joint Security Operations Center

- Manage access controls for the Enterprise security cluster

- Perform capacity planning and integration across the environment

- Maintain documentation including Management Guides, Operation Plans, Workflows, Processes, and Continuity of Business Plans

- Develop/document the solution architecture for the entire Splunk environment

- Solid communication skills, highly motivated and demonstrate high level of initiative

- Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to influence clients, team members, management and external groups


- Bachelor's degree and over 8 years of Information Security experience

- 3+ years- experience configuring and managing Splunk

- 3+ years- experience as Splunk Admin, Architect or security content developer

- 1+ years- experience with Enterprise Security Administration

- Certified as either Splunk Architect, Admin or Power User

- Candidate must be flexible working in 24x7x365 shifts

Desired Characteristics:

- Experience as Splunk Architect in an Enterprise-scale environment

- Proficient with Splunk Enterprise Security and Splunk IT Service Intelligence and their performance requirements

- Experience with or knowledge of Splunk Cloud

- Proficient with SAML, python, JavaScript and REST

- Proficient with automation tools - Chef, Ansible

- Experience with Agile Management Principles

- Experience in Change Management Procedures

- Experience with Version Control tools - Git, Bitbucket

- Expertise in Data Management and Enrichment

- Expertise in security data sources and use cases

- Knowledge of Data Analytics

- Results driven, strategic, conceptual, and innovative thinker

- Excellent consulting skills and superior ability to develop and maintain effective client relationships

- Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

- Ability to work on new assignments that demand from the role

- Highly analytical, detail-oriented, and strong problem solving with a common-sense approach to resolving problems

- Expertise to clearly define complex issues despite incomplete or ambiguous information

- Strong oral and written communications skills

- Strong interpersonal and critical thinking skills

- Excellent communication and relationship building skills

- Expert knowledge of Splunk Development, including scripting and api development

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