OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox CorporationUnder the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world's leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.JOB DESCRIPTIONWe are looking for a Senior Splunk Engineer who will work closely with the support teams performing hands-on development of solutions that provide insight and visibility to services and applications.A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIESSupport, administer, maintain and expand Splunk infrastructure to meet future architecture design and deployment requirementsDesign, implement and optimize Splunk applications (to include queries, knowledge objects and data models)Develop new dashboards, searches and alertsPerform advanced scripting tasks with Splunk to automate repeatable processes using PythonDesign and implement Customer Searches and reportsProvide extensive knowledge of Splunk and train Splunk users on tool capabilities and innovations, when required.Implements and maintains Splunk platform infrastructure and configurationUndertakes day-to-day operational and user supportExecutes new projects as well as data and user onboardingPrimary escalation for Splunk platform system-related assistance and troubleshootingWHAT YOU WILL NEED3+ years as a Splunk administrator2+ years as a Splunk developerExpert or near-expert knowledge of a distributed Splunk installation - Multi-site Indexer Cluster, Search Head Cluster, Forwarders (Universal/Heavy), Deployer, Deployment ServerStrong experience with installing, building and working with Splunk Apps and add-ons in a distributed clusterStrong experience with configuring HTTP Event Collector, Deployment Server and DeployerExperience with data on-boarding procedures, CIM compliance and data normalization techniquesFamiliar with Index-time and Search-time data parsingStrong knowledge of Splunk search languageKnowledge of Splunk Best Practices, Workflows, and ProcessesExperience with automation of Splunk infrastructure configurationsProficient in Git or other source control platformsExperience configuring rsyslog/syslog-ng, and writing and using Regular ExpressionsExpert or near-expert skills with Python and shell scripting, as well as managing Linux servers.Experience tuning and configuring Splunk App for Enterprise Security (ES)B.S. in engineering, science, mathematics, information systems or computer science, or other evidence of exceptional ability.Strong working knowledge of the Splunk platform, including day-to-day administration of multi-site distributed Splunk environment.Ability to interface with a variety of teams and applications for data onboarding and normalization.Expert understanding of Splunk dashboards and Splunk alerts.User and group management within Splunk, as well as Splunk App & Add-on installation and configuration.Ability to manage data retention policies and perform index administration, maintenance and optimization, configuration backups.Ability to troubleshoot performance and access issues, as well as installation of Splunk upgrades throughout our clustered environment.Facilitate knowledge sharing by creating and maintaining detailed and comprehensive documentation and diagrams, while also collaborating with other team members on standard processes and technology roadmaps.Respond to and resolve support requests in timely fashion, while balancing project timelines and other responsibilities.Be a great team player with a high degree of self-motivation and the ability to quickly prioritize various projects, tickets, and incidents in a fast-moving organization.ABOUT YOUYou will have experience in designing, developing, and implementing: sizing for data storage, index strategies, ingesting/indexing processes, transforming/normalizing data to common standards, enriching data upon ingest and upon querying, creating queries against large scale data sets, and developing visualizations.We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law. *Current Employees and Freelancers/Contractors: Do not create an account or apply from the 21CFCareers site. You must apply via the "Career" application on the internal Workday portal (link below) using your username and password. Note: Current freelancers/contractors must also apply on the internal Workday portal with your username and password.
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