Junior Splunk Engineer w/Cribl/Elk


Junior Splunk Engineer w/Cribl/Elk


Position Description:

  • Join this dynamic organization as a Splunk Administrator!
  • With your expertise, you will work with a high-performing team to consult and develop solutions for a major client.
  • You will support and interact with the client daily with a focus across the organization.
  • You will have the opportunity to show/grow with technology in a customer-facing role.
  • You should be able to work independently under limited supervision and apply your knowledge.
  • You should have sufficient knowledge and maturity to effectively deal with technical issues and help to support the broader team.
  • Your success will be directly related to CGI’s and our client’s success.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist Splunkers with the creation of dashboards & alerts
  • Collaborate with the team to drive innovative solutions for corporate data collection to Splunk Cloud.
  • Solve complex Splunk administration problems using your knowledge of automation, scripting, DevOps tools, REST APIs etc..
  • Strong understanding of Splunk configuration files and architecture
  • Assist and provide expert best practices in adoption, expansion, additional use cases and in setting up Splunk.
  • Knowledge of advanced search and reporting commands
  • Develop reliable, efficient queries that will feed custom alerts and dashboards.
  • Development of best practices and run book.
  • Troubleshoot Splunk server and agent problems and issues
  • Designing and maintaining production-quality dashboards
  • Debug complex configuration issues
  • Engage application and infrastructure teams to establish best practices for utilizing Splunk data and visualizations


Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • Thorough understanding of IT fundamentals to include: Windows and Linux operating systems, networking, security, cloud, and git usage 4+ years performing Splunk administration and development experience
  • Mentor members of the technical staff to support and assist in Splunk-related activities
  • Splunk Certified Administrator, Splunk Certified Architect and/or Splunk Certified preferred
  • 3+ years of DevOps tools experience (Ansible, Git, Terraform, Docker, etc.) Passionate about technology and Splunk products
  • Cribl tool experience
  • Linux administration
  • AWS administration
  • Strong knowledge (recent experience) with the AWS/Azure cloud.
  • Knowledge of a scripting language(Python & Shell) and UNIX command line
  • Strong knowledge of application monitoring and event management


  • DevOps
  • Python
  • Shell Script
  • Linux

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.cgi.com/en/careers

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: June 06, 2022
Application Deadline: July 07, 2022
Job Type: Full-time