As a Solutions Architect, you'll be responsible for driving and managing the technology evaluation and prototyping of cloud data interface/collection add-ons for Splunk. You will drive information architecture projects. You will need to quickly learn and assess a technology to incorporate into Splunk. You must be able to clearly communicate the objectives to a remote team and transfer acquired knowledge effectively and efficiently manage cross-team collaboration.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with a broad knowledge of technology. You should be comfortable working for a dynamic technical organization with a rapidly expanding customer base. Creative and adaptive approaches to rapidly effect changes will be an asset.
5+ years relevant experience analyzing and enhancing enterprise and cloud systems
Well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set, communicate, and meet aggressive milestones
Self-motivated and self-educating, yet willing and able to work collaboratively with both customers and fellow Splunkers
Strong written and verbal communication skills, especially effective at communicating clearly to technical and business audiences
Experience with Splunk very desirable
Scripting/programming skills in Python or Perl or PowerShell or shell scripting
Occasional international travel is required
Architecture experience a plus
Experience and familiarity with IT management products and monitoring/analysis systems a plus
Domain expertise with IT operations, security, compliance or network and application management a plus
Experience in successful startups in areas of systems management, log management and security a plus
Experience with build tools like ant, grunt, and bamboo desirable