Senior Consultant – Splunk and Big Data

Type: 
Employee – Salaried, Exempt
Location: 
United States
Available Openings: 
4

Concanon is hiring seasoned IT consultants who are looking to expand their skill sets delivering leading edge Splunk-based solutions to some of the most successful companies on the planet.

Concanon is one of the most respected consultancies in the Splunk ecosystem.  Our people hold more Splunk certifications than any other Splunk partner in the United States.  If you have Splunk experience, that's terrific!  We have an immediate opening for you. If you've wanted to learn Splunk, but haven't had the opportunity, that's OK too. There's no better team to learn from. We have an aggressive, fully paid training program. If you're a good IT consultant today, we'll turn you into a great Splunk and Big Data consultant before you know it.

Duties:

    • Drive complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with technologists from the some of the most successful companies on the planet to solve their unique problems across a growing variety of interesting use cases.
    • Leverage your previous experience in Enterprise IT to create innovative solutions in operational intelligence, IT service intelligence, business analytics and CyberSecurity.
    • Deliver innovative solutions based on proprietary Scianta Analytics qualitative expression and cognitive computing technology in Splunk.
    • Develop customer centers of excellence for Splunk using Concanon and Splunk best practices and methodologies.
    Location: Continental United States;  multi-week engagements in Europe are currently available, but are not required
    Travel Required: Yes, Extensive
    Citizenship Required: Yes (or valid US Residency)
    Background Check Required: Yes
    Clearances Required: No

    Career Path: Advancement to Principal Consultant expected within six months. Continuing opportunities for talented, dedicated team members.

    Requirements, Technical:

    • 5+ years of consulting experience including technical consulting and/or big data analytics experience.
    • Experience with both Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems.
    • Working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages, application development (java, python, .NET), databases and analytical tools.
    • Working knowledge of use of Regular Expressions (RegEx) to parse data.
    • Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications, their interaction and architecture.
    • BA/BS in computer science, computer engineering, finance or mathematics or equivalent work experience

    Requirements, Soft Skills:

    • Ability to effectively manage short term projects on your own, including assessing a Statement of Work, gaining and maintaining customer trust, delivery against milestones and effective communication with stakeholders.
    • Ability to listen to and collaborate with technical and non-technical users ranging from IT administrators to executive-level stakeholders.
    • Ability to quickly explore, examine and understand complex problems and how they relate to the customers’ business.
    • Self-motivated and self-educating. Ability to work collaboratively.

    Helpful but not required:

    • 1-2 years experience with Splunk Enterprise.
    • 1-2 years experience with Hadoop, Elastic Search and associated Big Data solutions.
    • 1-2 years experience delivering AWS-based cloud solutions.
    • Statistical and analytical modeling experience.

    Concanon is a consultancy founded by and run by consultants. We strive to make Concanon the very best place you've ever worked.  We work hard, we pay very well, and we think your job should be fun! If you'd like to learn something new every day... if you'd like to apply your talents at some of the world's most successful companies... give us a call.

    Application Instructions: 
    Send your resume and references by email to careers @ concanon.com, or call Doug McClanahan, Director, Business Development at 1.855.709.0800 ext 106. Refer to listing W15-02.