splunk engineer resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Resourceful Splunk Engineer, System Administrator and IT Auditor with six year plus background in Information Technology. Progressive experience marked by continuous contributions above and beyond requirements. Career achievements in distributed Splunk deployment, software deployments, network build outs, and data security.

  • Servers expertise
  • Python
  • Servicenow
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Log Analysis Tool: Splunk Enterprise Server, Splunk Universal Forwarder, Splunk DB Connect
  • Operating Systems: Linux and Windows Server
  • Programming: C++
  • Networking: TCP/IP Protocols, Socket Programming, DNS
  • AWS
  • QA tools
Work History
12/2016 to Current Splunk Engineer Apex Systems | Moorestown, NJ,
  • Developing Splunk queries and dashboards targeted at understanding application performance and capacity analysis
  • Designed and customized complex search queries and optimized performance of the queries used in dashboards and alerts
  • Ensuring security and efficiency of IT infrastructure
  • Collect use cases from SOC, breakdown the application architecture, analyse monitoring requirements and use it to create specific tasks for the members of the team
  • Manualing automating processes using scripting languages like Unix Shell and Python
  • Administring Splunk architecture for various components like Indexer, Search Head, Deployment Server, Cluster Master, License Master, Deployer, Heavy and Universal Forwarder
  • Administering Splunk and Splunk Apps to include developing new or extending existing Apps to perform specialized functionality
  • Integrating Splunk with wide variety of legacy data sources
  • Standardizing Splunk agent deployment, configuration and maintenance across variety of UNIX and Windows platforms
  • Troubleshooting Splunk server and agent problems and issues
  • Designing and developing Splunk dashboard including architecture, design, system development and requirement gathering for oil well design data
  • Maintaining, Managing and Monitoring Splunk Infrastructure (Identify bad searches, dashboards and manage overall health of Splunk)
  • Perform Content Development to properly identify data feeding SIEM’s and correlation of events to enhance hydraulic maintenance data retrieval and dashboard development and data reporting
  • Developing advanced search and reporting with Splunk using advanced commands for look ups and regular expression
  • Manage Splunk licenses, indexers, search heads, configuration management and capacity monitoring
  • Educate members of the team on the tools and available dashboards, so that they can effectively use it to reduce downtime
01/2014 to 11/2016 IT Auditor Apex Systems | Mooresville, NC,
  • Prepared working papers, reports and supporting documentation for audit findings
  • Responsible for all SOX ITGCs audits, FISCAM and SDLC review of significant projects
  • Conducted annual IT Risk Assessment and analyze results to prepare the IT Audit Plan for the upcoming year and also worked with high profile IT Vice Presidents and the CIO to focus on risk ranking IT areas deemed critical to the company's existing business environment
  • Performed walk through to monitor compliance with established policies, procedures and sound business practices
  • Determined effective data analytic techniques to aid in audit testing as well as creating audit plan development and programs
  • Developed and executed audit programs for forensic analysis of PeopleSoft Payroll, Billing, Procurement, Payables and Receivables to ensure FCPA and Sarbanes Oxley compliance
  • Engaged in continuous knowledge development regarding sector’s rules, regulations, best practices, tools, techniques and performance standards
  • Identified control weaknesses and provide sound and cost effective audit recommendations for various operational reviews such as e-Commerce process, HR Benefits process, Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) & Business Continuity Plan (BCP) review, SDLC reviews, Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance review
  • Performed strategic planning, execution and finalization of audits
11/2010 to 12/2013 Electrical Engineer Department Of Energy | Boulder City, NV,
  • Evaluated installed electrical equipment and systems to isolate faults and implement corrective actions
  • Rendered technical drawings and electrical systems specifications exceeding company standards
  • Independently prepared and modified drawings, specs, calculations and graphs
  • Determined most effective approaches to new projects by reading and analyzing blueprints, drawings and sketches
  • Improved methods for measurement, documentation and work flow management
  • Created electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical Tool set
  • Performed in-depth electrical acceptance testing of completed hardware, including continuity and high-potential isolation testing
  • Preparing preventive maintenance schedule for various machines i.e. Annealing, stranding, armoring, cabling machines and extruder lines. Sub-station calibration and Maintenance
Expected in 10/2010 to to Bachelor of Science | Electrical And Electronics Engineering University of Ibadan , Nigeria, GPA:
  • Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin
  • Splunk Core Certified Power User
  • Splunk Core Certified User

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School Attended

  • University of Ibadan

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  • Splunk Engineer
  • IT Auditor
  • Electrical Engineer


  • Bachelor of Science

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