ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking an Integration Operations Analyst – Splunk who has experience operating and maintaining integration layers utilizing Splunk to search disparate data elements across security technologies, normalize data, and present enriched data to dashboards for reporting in the federal market. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.

The Integration Operations Analyst – Splunk is responsible for operating and maintaining the integration layer for CDM capabilities across the 9 CDM DEFEND E agencies utilizing Splunk.  Serve as a member of a diverse team of experts providing world-class operations and maintenance support demonstrating thought leadership in maintaining and executing enterprise Splunk capabilities.   The Integration Operations Analyst – Splunk will need to be familiar with the methodologies and tools used for CDM capabilities such as Splunk, McAfee, IBM IEM (BigFix), TripWire IP360, Tenable Nessus, RSA Archer, ForeScout, and others. The candidate will work closely with the CDM solution architects, testers, training teams and the agencies themselves to ensure a successful operations and maintenance of integration layer capabilities.

Roles and Responsibilities

  •  Operate and maintain Splunk across the enterprise of 9 different Departments and Agencies
  • Provide technical support for the Splunk solution including identifying data elements across Phase 1 and 2 tools and sensors and the data feeds that support the presentation of those data elements to the Dashboard
  • Escalate technical issues to the engineering team and Splunk support as needed
  •  Maintain existing and develop scripts for new data feeds as new capabilities are deployed
  • Provide guidance and direction to Government customers using best practice software deployment strategies using existing tools like SCCM
  • Balance data reporting with the mission impact and network performance across the enterprise
  • Serve as an escalation point for Splunk product issues from either Government or internal customers
  • Create technical documents, drawings, how-to guides and other deliverables
  • Adhere to security best practices and comply with government standards
  • Analyze mission requirements and make recommendations
  • Communicate and present recommendations to senior engineers or managers in written and oral format
  • Maintain knowledge of security regulations, best practices, countermeasures, compliance standards, and current threats
  • Assist in the design and build out of the CDM laboratory for DEV, TEST and pre-PROD environments for each of the agencies. 

Required Skills 

  • Prior experience, preferably 4+ years on a Cyber security project using integration tools and specifically Splunk or RedHat Fusion
  • Experience balancing the demands of multiple clients simultaneously
  • Exceptional customer focus and bias for action
  • Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment
  • Experience managing personnel and/or leading teams of subordinates

Desired Skills

Prior CDM experience preferred, but not required.

Education Requirement

Bachelor’s degree preferred

Years of Experience Requirement

4 years of overall IT or Cyber experience

Certification Requirement

CISSP Certification preferred, but not required.

Location

Reston, Virginia

Security Clearance

Candidate is required to attain a Public Trust Clearance and those in current access will gain first preference.

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