Unix Administrator - Logmanagement (SPLUNK) (m/f/d)

Job Description

Looking for your next big challenge? We might be able to help you.

Your challenge will be…

  • Operation, administration, installation and configuration of highly complex Log Management landscapes running on various hardware/software platforms while taking considering the need of their availability, integrity and confidentiality. This also includes various complex server landscape technologies (RedHat Linux, Suse Linux, Vmware) on different hardware platforms and their high availability configurations (Veritas Cluster Server / Pacemaker).
  • Evaluating the ability to integrate IT-subsystems into the overall environment.
  • Check the functionality of the solution to be implemented and set it up in a test environment if necessary.
  • Integration of the Log Management Solution into the normal operational environment and implementation of automated processes by the usage of existing tools (e.g. HP-SA, Nagios) within the EAGLE-DC.
  • Securing and ensuring the normal running operation (including 24 hour on-call-duty). This includes remote analyses in case of server problems/events, error elimination and if necessary, report problems to other support groups or manufacturers.
  • Independent handling of very difficult operating system problems. Research and/or investigation of known errors, elimination of errors (either remote or on-site) and if necessary, report all problems to the manufacturer of the product.
  • Identifying priorities in case of multiple service requirement by discussing them with the customer and/or the project coordinator.
  • Carrying out qualified and extensive diagnostics by the usage of different development tools (e.g. strace etc.).
  • Fulfill the requirements of the SLAs which were agreed upon with the customers (also outside of normal business hours), weekly on-call-duty is a requirement for all team members. Creation of training concepts, material, and training of application managers in order for them to be able to operate them.
  • Give technical advice to the internal project coordinator or the customer in case of questions regarding server/network architecture, server connections, software which runs on the operating system (e.g. openFT, Networker, Samba, UC4, Nagios and also applications such as SAP R/3, Apache, DIRX etc.) or implementation of the connection of log sources/systems into the central Splunk Log Management solution and/or the customer solution.
  • Analysis, processing and realization of use-cases in an administrative area within the existing Log Management Solutions.
  • Partnership / coordination with the developer (FSC, SUSE, Splunk etc.) e.g. during integration tests, communication of requirements, initiate appropriate measures to eliminate existing problems.

Does this sound good? Our perfect candidate must have…

  • Bachelor / Master preferably in Information Technology / Engineering or similar qualification
  • At least 3 to 9 years of experience with the administration of high availability server solutions based on the Operating System Linux.
  • 2/3 years of experience with handling of virtual infrastructures based on VMware and Log Management Solutions with Splunk.
  • Proven experience in Splunk.
  • Knowledge in the Operating Systems such as SUSE Linux SLES 11/15 / RedHat Linux 6/7.
  • Previous experience in Veritas-Cluster-Server / Pacemaker from RedHat or SUSE.
  • Knowledge in Scripting languages like Shell, Perl and Python.
  • Availability to do On-call duty (7*24).
  • Proficient in English.

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We recognize that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. Therefore, Siemens provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual preference, or non-disqualifying physical or mental handicap or disability.

We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss workplace adjustments with all our applicants to foster agile working and innovation.


Job ID: 105773

Organization: Siemens Operations

Company: Siemens S.A.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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