Splunk Principal Software Engineer - Infrastructure in Boulder, Colorado
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver
the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can
become a part of our journey!
Splunk is the only purpose-built Security Automation & Orchestration platform, and the first to provide an open community for sharing Playbooks and Apps. It makes security smarter, faster, and stronger.
As the Principal Software Engineer, you will be instrumental in delivering Splunk's industry-leading security products. You will be responsible for the design, implementation and quality of services you deliver. You will drive process improvement throughout the product development, deployment, monitoring and feedback. Finally, you will collaborate effectively with fast-paced, cross-functional teams to solve problems and implement new solutions.
● Achieve a deep knowledge of our product architecture, design and implement new features.
● Strong commitment to best practices in software development, including modern CI, optimizing task/build execution times, making engineering process efficient.
● Drive root cause analysis investigations and post mortems for defects and regressions.
● Work with different Engineering and Product Management groups to influence the product
requirement, solve hard problems and achieve the best quality
● 10+ years of relevant industry experience.
● Proficiency in Python programming, RESTful web services.
● Experience with CI/CD and project management tools (e.g., Gitlab, Github, CI/CD pipelines, Jira, Confluence, etc).
● Experience with deployment and operations tools (Jenkins, Ansible, Puppet, Terraform, etc).
● Self-starting and self-directed, with a bias for action.
● Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
● Comfortable multitasking, agile and flexible, collaborative.
● BS/MS in Computer science, or equivalent practical working experience.
Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.
Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.
Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!
Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.
Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.
This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?
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