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Senior Systems Engineer - Splunk

Beacon Cloud Solutions, Inc.
San Diego, CA
  • Expired: March 12, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Beacon Cloud Solutions, Inc is seeking a Splunk Systems Administrator/Network Engineer to join our team in San Diego, CA.

Role Description: Ideal candidate will have knowledge in the following skills:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Experience installing, troubleshooting, and maintaining Splunk
  • Expeience with Splunk query language, console, and dashboards
  • Implement, configure, and administer Linux based servers as well as network infrastructure of an enterprise level information system.
  • Experience with hardware setup and troubleshooting within a Linux operating system.
  • Virtualization experience using VMWare vSAN in a ESXI hypervisor.
  • Basic networking understanding, including DNS, DHCP, IP addressing and routing.
  • Experience handling network infrastructure, system maintenance, and installment of software updates.
  • Perform Patch management tasks include: maintaining current knowledge of available patches, deciding what patches are appropriate for particular systems, ensuring that patches are installed properly, testing systems after installation, and documenting all associated procedures.
  • Perform basic Windows Systems Administrator duties.
  • Provide tier II/III end-user support, effectively resolving technical issues and providing technical assistance for all operating systems and hardware escalated from a ticketing system.
  • Experience configuring and managing TCP/IP networking on Linux (RHEL) systems.
  • Familiar with network scanners; vulnerability mitigation; remediation; risk management.
  • Familiar with DISA ACAS, EPO, STIGS, and SCAP scans.
  • Familiar with open-source and COTS tools such as SPLUNK, Suricata, Bro, and Zeek.

Desirable Skills:
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools
  • Knowledge of SHARKCAGE, NCSA, CITC, and CND Deployer Toolkit.
  • Experience with GRE/IPSEC (VPN) tunneling and installation, implementation, and troubleshooting of network topologies is desirable (Juniper or Cisco Devices).
  • Skilled in the use of methods and practices for troubleshooting, recovering adjusting, modifying, and improving IT networks.
  • Experience upgrading using YUM utilities and installing RPM packages for several servers.
  • Familiar with Remedy ticketing system, JIRA SCRUM and Kanboards.
  • Evaluate information to determine compliance with DOD/NIST standards, developing information security operational policies and monitoring security measures for information systems.

Min Required Clearance: Secret

Min Required Certification: IAT level 1

Required Education & Experience:
  • Possesses or willingness to gain a certification in Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA) and Juniper Networks Certified Associate-Junos (JNCIA-Junos)
  • 10+ years of Linux, network administration, or system administration experience
  • System administration and IT certifications in Linux, Microsoft, or other network related fields are a plus.
  • Working knowledge of virtualization, VMWare, or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
  • A proven track record of developing and implementing IT strategy and plans.
  • Strong knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of Remedy, security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance (Employee / Family Plans)
    • BCS covers 100% employee and 100% employee + family, on qualifying plans
  • 401K Retirement Plan with company match
  • Employee Purchase Stock Options
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off [Manager approvals required]
  • Personal Internet Reimbursement (up to $50.00 per month)
  • Fun Stuff Funds (up to $100.00 per fiscal quarter)

ALL benefits subject to a 90-day new hire evaluation

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Beacon Cloud Solutions, Inc.


San Diego, CA
92161 USA



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