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Director, Data Analytics

Job Description

SPEAR, A CALIBRE COMPANY is seeking a Director of Data Analytics to join our team in Herndon, VA! The Director, Data Analytics will be responsible for leading a team of Splunk Engineers as part of Spear’s Splunk practice to include coaching, scheduling, technical support, as well as other managerial duties. Additionally, the Director will perform the Splunk engineering duties on various customer assignments. You will also assist the sales and business development departments by supporting new license sales and assisting in the bid and proposal process. This is a unique and exciting opportunity for someone who enjoys wearing multiple hats! This position requires up to 50% travel.

Position Description:

  • Candidate will drive complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with the customers to solve their unique problems across a variety of use cases.
  • Collaborate across the entire Splunk organization to bring access to product and technical teams to get the right solution delivered and drive future innovation gathered from customer input.
  • Leverage previous experiences, share best practices and create innovative solutions to push user adoption and maximize the value of Splunk.

Job Requirements

    Must hold a Top-Secret Clearance Enterprise Security Certified Bachelor’s Degree 3-4 years of experience with data analysis, log analysis, logging solutions, system/network monitoring. 3 years of Splunk experience 2+ years of managerial experience Splunk Certifications and Accreditation's (minimum SCC2) Previous hands on experience with Splunk. Ability to assess customer’s situation, business needs, complex problems, and provide a solution forward. Experience with Unix, Linux or Windows operating systems; comfortable on the command line interface Ability to stop, collaborate and listen with technical and non-technical consumers from IT administrators to executive level stakeholders. Self-motivated and self-educating, able to function independently as needed. Also, need to be able to collaborate with fellow Splunk engineers as well as customers. Ability to function independently and in a team is a MUST. Well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set; communicate; and meet aggressive deadlines with competing priorities.

Desired Skills and Traits:

    Strong oral and written communication skills: including documentation. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work with customer stakeholders and define their needs and translate those needs into Splunk queries and dashboards. Working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages (i.e., Bash, Perl, or Python) or application development (JAVA, Python, .NET) Relational databases (queries, reports, views) Analytical tools SIEM tools Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications (especially in the areas of security) Systems engineering experience Data mining experience Operational experience with any of the following (or related) areas: network engineering, Linux/Unix systems administration, Windows/Active Directory administration, network security (firewalls, NIDS, NIPS, web proxy solutions, email security solutions), systems security (to include HIPS/HIDS), security analyst, storage engineering/administration, virtualization engineering/administration, mail servers (Exchange, Sendmail, Postfix, etc.), data modeling/pivot tables. Experience with Regular Expressions (REGEX). Previous experience with a software configuration management system (subversion, git, hub, cvs, chef, puppet, SCCM, etc.). Microsoft, Linux or networking certifications Statistical and analytical modeling or Business Intelligence.

SPEAR, A CALIBRE COMPANY is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Location US-VA-Dulles
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Clinical & Scientific, IT & Technical, Other
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CALIBRE - Sologig

Founded in 1989, CALIBRE Systems is an employee-owned management consulting and technology services company supporting government and industry. CALIBRE is committed to the success of our customers, and delivers enduring solutions that solve management, technology, and program challenges. Learn More

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Job Description

SPEAR, A CALIBRE COMPANY is seeking a Director of Data Analytics to join our team in Herndon, VA! The Director, Data Analytics will be responsible for leading a team of Splunk Engineers as part of Spear’s Splunk practice to include coaching, scheduling, technical support, as well as other managerial duties. Additionally, the Director will perform the Splunk engineering duties on various customer assignments. You will also assist the sales and business development departments by supporting new license sales and assisting in the bid and proposal process. This is a unique and exciting opportunity for someone who enjoys wearing multiple hats! This position requires up to 50% travel.

Position Description:

  • Candidate will drive complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with the customers to solve their unique problems across a variety of use cases.
  • Collaborate across the entire Splunk organization to bring access to product and technical teams to get the right solution delivered and drive future innovation gathered from customer input.
  • Leverage previous experiences, share best practices and create innovative solutions to push user adoption and maximize the value of Splunk.

Job Requirements

    Must hold a Top-Secret Clearance Enterprise Security Certified Bachelor’s Degree 3-4 years of experience with data analysis, log analysis, logging solutions, system/network monitoring. 3 years of Splunk experience 2+ years of managerial experience Splunk Certifications and Accreditation's (minimum SCC2) Previous hands on experience with Splunk. Ability to assess customer’s situation, business needs, complex problems, and provide a solution forward. Experience with Unix, Linux or Windows operating systems; comfortable on the command line interface Ability to stop, collaborate and listen with technical and non-technical consumers from IT administrators to executive level stakeholders. Self-motivated and self-educating, able to function independently as needed. Also, need to be able to collaborate with fellow Splunk engineers as well as customers. Ability to function independently and in a team is a MUST. Well organized with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set; communicate; and meet aggressive deadlines with competing priorities.

Desired Skills and Traits:

    Strong oral and written communication skills: including documentation. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work with customer stakeholders and define their needs and translate those needs into Splunk queries and dashboards. Working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages (i.e., Bash, Perl, or Python) or application development (JAVA, Python, .NET) Relational databases (queries, reports, views) Analytical tools SIEM tools Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications (especially in the areas of security) Systems engineering experience Data mining experience Operational experience with any of the following (or related) areas: network engineering, Linux/Unix systems administration, Windows/Active Directory administration, network security (firewalls, NIDS, NIPS, web proxy solutions, email security solutions), systems security (to include HIPS/HIDS), security analyst, storage engineering/administration, virtualization engineering/administration, mail servers (Exchange, Sendmail, Postfix, etc.), data modeling/pivot tables. Experience with Regular Expressions (REGEX). Previous experience with a software configuration management system (subversion, git, hub, cvs, chef, puppet, SCCM, etc.). Microsoft, Linux or networking certifications Statistical and analytical modeling or Business Intelligence.

SPEAR, A CALIBRE COMPANY is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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