Splunk Administrator - TS Cleared

Washington, DC

Splunk Administrator - TS Cleared

Category: Cyber Security

Main location: United States, District of Columbia, Washington

Position ID: J0524-0032

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

We are seeking an experienced Splunk Administrator to join our Infrastructure Operations team. The Splunk Administrator will be responsible for the design, implementation, configuration, and maintenance of the Splunk platform to support our client's data analytics and security needs. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in administering and optimizing Splunk deployments, as well as experience in managing and troubleshooting complex IT environments.

This position is located in Washington, DC.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Install, configure, and maintain Splunk enterprise infrastructure and associated components.

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and design Splunk solutions to meet business needs.

Develop and implement Splunk dashboards, reports, alerts, and visualizations to provide actionable insights.

Monitor and troubleshoot Splunk infrastructure performance, capacity, and availability issues.

Ensure data integrity, security, and compliance within the Splunk environment.

Collaborate with cybersecurity teams to identify security incidents using Splunk.

Provide guidance and support to internal teams on leveraging Splunk for log analysis, monitoring, and troubleshooting purposes.

Stay up to date with the latest Splunk features, best practices, and industry trends to continuously improve the Splunk environment.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Splunk Administrator or in a similar role.

Strong knowledge of Splunk architecture, deployment strategies, and best practices.

Proficiency in configuring and managing Splunk indexers, search heads, and forwarders.

Experience in designing and developing Splunk dashboards, reports, and visualizations.

Solid understanding of log management, data parsing, and data normalization techniques.

Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g., Python, shell scripting) for automation and customization.

Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex issues in a fast-paced environment.

Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.

Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required:

Linux and Ansible experience desired.

Splunk certifications (e.g., Splunk Certified Administrator, Splunk Certified Architect) are a plus.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $76,300.00 - $185,800.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners,

empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.




  • Computer Security

  • English

  • IT Security

  • Network Security

  • System Administration

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.