Want to be part of a quick thinking and fast-moving development / support team where vision becomes reality on some of the most exciting ICT projects around?
Put your development and support experience to the ultimate test and contribute to the ongoing operational success of our core monitoring and management toolsets that are crucial to maintaining our primary technology platforms that touch thousands of Kiwis every day.
The Operational Analytics Chapter develops and supports near real time operational data analytics involving : data onboarding, visualisation and alerting development, primarily using Splunk Enterprise.
Splunk's core purpose is to provide actionable insights from the data and is widely used across Spark NZ.
WHAT YOU'RE RESPONSIBLE FOR
With the rest of our team you will be accountable for support and development work associated with our Enterprise Splunk platform (including application integration, data onboarding, configuration, dashboard design / development, analytics solutions involving machine learning etc)
Working with stakeholders to translate new requests from the business into workable solutions. This often involves an iterative process of refinement and improvement
Working with other Developers and Engineers across the business to integrate applications, troubleshoot issues and test solutions
Provide Splunk Enterprise Security (SIEM) support where required
Incident remediation and minor tasks for updates and changes
Providing specialist subject matter expertise and training to the wider business. This includes championing best practices
You'll be working predominately using DevOps methods that embody the DevOps approach to delivery
WHAT SKILLS & EXPERIENCE YOU NEED
2 + years' experience in Splunk development, implementation, and support of Splunk solutions (some Security experience would be beneficial)
Good working experience with Unix / Linux based systems
Some knowledge of SQL based databases and SQL language
Good understanding of IP Networking
Some experience in systems administration would also be beneficial
Relevant Tertiary qualification
Proven troubleshooting skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Proven track record of being able to work autonomously as well as within a team, self-managing workload, taking ownership and delivering under pressure