Splunk Administrator & Security Analyst - REMOTE


Contingent work opportunities align well with people who are looking for career flexibility and less traditional ways of working, but at the same time are people driven to deliver amazing work in high-profile situations. Magnit Direct Sourcing is a service offered by Magnit that provides top contingent talent directly to industry leading clients who have flexible contingent assignments that work on a variety of projects, and unlock opportunities for exciting work. This contingent assignment will be working with Splunk. Splunk is one of the fastest growing technology companies in history and is extremely passionate about delivering a product that helps their customers succeed. This is a great opportunity that can provide you with a chance to help Splunk push the boundaries of technology and enjoy the benefits that come from working for Magnit. Magnit Global is a leading, global professional services and technology company and a certified “Great Place to Work”. We have been a leader in contingent workforce management since 1991 and work with leading Fortune 500 companies and other large organizations across numerous verticals including consumer electronics, research and development, pharmaceuticals, health services, and many more! #LIRemote

We are looking for a proficient Splunk Administrator & Security Analyst who possesses a strong understanding of Splunk Enterprise, along with expertise in crafting complex Search Processing Language (SPL) queries. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing, maintaining, and optimizing our Splunk environment to ensure effective monitoring, troubleshooting, and analysis of our IT infrastructure and security systems.

Job Title: Splunk Administrator & Security Analyst 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize SPL queries to extract valuable insights from machine-generated data and logs.
  • Design and implement custom dashboards, reports, and alerts to provide real-time visibility into system performance, security events, and operational metrics.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working as a Splunk Administrator AND Security Analyst use cases.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Writing complex SPL queries & Use Cases is critical for this role being it is 90% of the job.
  • Strong proficiency in writing complex SPL queries to analyze and correlate data from diverse sources.
  • Hands-on experience with Splunk Enterprise deployment, configuration, and management.
  • Solid understanding of IT infrastructure components, networking protocols, and security principles.
  • First round interview will be a technical interview where the candidate will be asked to perform 20-25 Use Cases and work into SPL queries.

This is the pay range that Magnit reasonably expects to pay for this position: $45.00/hour - $60.00/hour W-2 Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K (provided minimum eligibility hours are met). Contract Duration: 3-months contract with possibility to extend.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

  • Work Authorization : Green Card, US Citizen
  • Preferred years of experience : 5+ Years
  • Travel Required : No travel required
  • Shift timings: 9 AM - 5:30 PM
Job Location
USD 45.00 - USD 60.00 Per Hour
3 month(s)
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