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Linux/Splunk Engineer

St. Louis, MO 63105

Posted: 04/04/2019 Employment Type: Direct Placement Job Category: Infrastructure Technologies Job Number: 12320

Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the Kansas City, St. Louis, Denver, and Dallas Areas.


We are currently looking for a Linux/Splunk Engineer to join our team.


Duties and Responsibilities
  • As an Engineer 2 you will be responsible for using your technical knowledge of professional concepts to solve IT business problems. 
  • We are looking for a talented individual that can serve as a subject matter expert in their area of focus and represent the department on complex assignments. 
  • This position involves increasing quality and effectiveness of technology through recommendations based on investigation, research, requirements gathering and testing. 
  • A successful candidate will also be able to interact with customers to provide high quality solutions by interpreting the end-user’ s requirements and using them to develop technical design specifications.
  • As an Engineer 2, you will be designing, developing, testing and supporting moderate to complex components within Splunk. 
  • Your daily activities may include, but are not limited to, end user support, troubleshooting, upgrades, patches, and dashboard creation. 
  • You will be responsible for the performance and availability of Splunk by monitoring and analyzing the environment and making appropriate recommendations for improvements. 
  • Additional responsibilities include supporting and completing scheduled deployments and participating in the 24x7 on-call rotation for the team’ s production environments. 


Required Qualifications
  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
  • 3+ years’ Linux systems engineering experience
  • 1+ years’ experience with scripting
  • Strong detail-oriented skills combined with sound problem solving and time management
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven experience working in a fast-paced production environment
  • Must be able to effectively collaborate and work with others in a remote work environment
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities


Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field preferred
  • Perl and Python scripting experience is preferred
  • Experience with SIEM and log management platforms, preferably Splunk
  • Experience engineering and supporting cloud infrastructures such as AWS and Azure
  • Windows systems engineering experience
  • Understanding of networking protocols including routing, firewalls and load balancing
  • Knowledge of JIRA and Confluence a plus


Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation and holidays.

Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
linux, splunk

Nick Bilpush

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