Senior Splunk Engineer

The Gap Inc.

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Gap Tech drives innovative retail, e-commerce and global enterprise technology for our headquarters operations and our five iconic brands across the world. We push boundaries. We challenge the status quo. Innovation sits at the core of everything we do. And we’re not here just to execute; we’re here to learn and grow. As individuals, we’re passionate, diverse, innovative and wickedly talented. As a team, we’re making amazing things happen in our offices, our stores and our communities. We are diversifying our talent globally, and expanding our reach by opening a technology hub in Hyderabad, India.  Growing over time, this center will become critical in enabling technology that powers Gap Inc. business globally.  

Primary Responsibilities:

-Design, Build and Operate Enterprise Log System (ELS) using Splunk.
-Work extensively on distributed, high performant, high throughput, scalable Splunk Cluster deployments across multiple environments.
-Be a subject matter expert with DevOps mindset to develop and operate this service offering
-Drive Proof of Concept (POC) and Proof of Technology(POT) evaluations
-Lead engineering efforts from rapid prototypes to large-scale applications developed in languages like Python (or) Ruby.
-Publish and update technical user/process documentation.
-Work with variety of internal stakeholder projects across infrastructure layers (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS).

-Experience in providing end to end application monitoring/ alerting solutions at scale
-Deep Understanding of Application and Infrastructure as well as overall Operations Network Management 
-Solid understanding of how multi-tier environments function, (specifically how they communicate)
-Strong on Linux internals / Programming(Python/Ruby)
-Experience in writing complex regular expressions (regex)
-Strong technical troubleshooting, diagnosing and problem-solving skills
-Knowledge (or) experience in building distributed large-scale systems - Kafka, Storm/Flink, etc.

Preferred Skills: 
-Experience with Azure, AWS or PCF
-Having Splunk Certifications
-Exceptional English communication skills, both written and verbal along with influential presentation skills
-Excellent understanding of (relevant) communication protocols
-Good understanding of Operating Systems, Networks, hardware and related issues
-Ability to report results graphically and verbally
-Solid ability to analyze results and find bottlenecks
-Solid ability to create "ad-hoc" tests to exploit areas of suspect performance
-Must be self-motivated and be  able to learn and adopt new technologies quickly
-Experience with ITIL processes -Release Management, Project Management, Change Management and Incident Management 
-Experience implementing Domain Driven Design principles.

-10+ years of collective relevant experiences in following domains,
-5+ Years of hands-on experience in Splunk Cluster Deployments at Enterprise scale (OnPrem, Cloud)
-5+ Years as Linux Administrator
-3+ Years as Infrastructure (Compute, Storage & Network) Administrator
-3+ Years of Python (or) Ruby Programming
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