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Full-Time

Observability Architect

Posted on 6/28/2024

Splunk

Splunk

5,001-10,000 employees

Data integration and security platform

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Cybersecurity

Compensation Overview

$145k - $249.2kAnnually

+ Incentive Compensation + Equity

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Category
DevOps & Infrastructure
Site Reliability Engineering
Cloud Engineering
DevOps Engineering
Required Skills
Datadog
Chef
PHP
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
Puppet
Node.js
Ruby
Java
Operating Systems
Docker
AWS
Terraform
Ansible
Objective-C
Linux/Unix
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Demonstrated ability in technical consulting or sales engineering
  • Experience with Kubernetes & Containerization
  • Experience with both the Unix and Windows operating systems; comfortable with the command line interface
  • 5+ years of current experience in Application Performance Monitoring (APM) Implementation
  • Experience with implementing APM software (Datadog, New Relic, Dynatrace or AppDynamics)
  • Proficiency and demonstrable understanding in at least 2 of the following programming languages: Java, .NET, PHP, Ruby, Python, Node.JS, Objective-C, Java-Dalvik
  • Proven experience working with container orchestration i.e. Kubernetes and Docker
  • Strong experience with Cloud IaaS providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with enterprise monitoring systems i.e. Nagios, Elastic and Splunk
  • Experience with serverless functions i.e AWS Lambda, Google Cloud Functions, Azure Functions
  • Experience with automation/orchestration tools: Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Terraform
  • Experienced and comfortable closely collaborating with technical teams to ultimately drive customer-focused outcomes
  • Experience successfully leading global end-to-end process and technology transformation projects
  • Well organized and ability to meet SLAs
  • Familiarity with Agile work management and/or the ability to effectively communicate processes within and across teams
  • Self-motivated, independent and self-educating, yet willing to stop, collaborate and listen with partner community and fellow Splunkers
  • Willingness to travel (remote position)
Responsibilities
  • Engage directly with leading experts to co-develop innovative strategies that redefine how customers manage, monitor, and analyze their infrastructure, applications, and business services
  • Partner with multi-functional teams, including Product Management, Marketing, Sales, Sales Engineering, Professional Services, Customer Success, Technical Enablement, Education, and Support
  • Maintain consistent engagement with all organizational levels, from executive leadership (C-suite) to technical staff (developers and Site Reliability Engineers), ensuring strategic alignment and operational execution
  • Serve as a thought leader in architecting innovative solutions to complex technical and business challenges involving multiple stakeholder groups
  • Commit to continuous professional development to keep abreast of the latest Splunk products, technological advancements, and industry standard methodologies
  • Foster a culture of teamwork, ensuring a two-way flow of relevant and timely information across the organization

Splunk offers a Unified Security and Observability Platform that integrates data from hybrid, multicloud environments to enhance resilience and security through accurate threat detection, rapid investigations, and automated response. The platform provides real-time visibility and troubleshooting, focusing on security and reliability.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$1.4B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

5%

Benefits

Medical, dental and vision insurance plans for regular, full-time U.S. employees — choose the best plans for you and your family. Plus: Health Savings Account (HSA), Life insurance and survivor benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Business travel and accident insurance, Voluntary Critical Illness & Hospital Indemnity

Eligible employees enjoy: 401(k) Plan with a company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), Equity awards, Bonus or commission program

We support you and your family: Paid parental leave, Mother rooms and wellness rooms, Family Planning

Your work/life balance is important to us, that's why we offer: 16 company holidays, 15 vacation days, 10 sick days, 10 bereavement days, 5 volunteer days

Ensuring our employees' success goes beyond insurance plans: Education reimbursement, Electric car charging stations, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Stocked kitchens, Gym discounts/onsite fitness centers, Pet insurance discount, Student loan resources, Cool workspace with collaborative environments, 529 College Savings Plan