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Date: Jan 3, 2018

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 13355 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Splunk Developer with Security to join our team in Montreal, Quebec (CA-QC), Canada (CA).



The position is for a proactive and experienced security support engineer with solid background with Linux platform as well as application support, change/incident management and various security practice areas with emphasis on event aggregation and correlation. The candidate should be able to quickly adapt to a fast-evolving environment relying on next generation logging, Big Data and Analytical solutions and take full ownership of the services and platform he/she is responsible for in production environment.


The successful candidate will be expected to:


Change management
Prepare, document, implement and verify changes including communicate changes to end-users and other impacted parties


Incident, Problem management
Conduct Root Cause Analysis (RCA) , respond to incidents and participate in post mortem analysis.


Design and implement monitoring solutions on various platforms

Handle complex reporting requests from senior management and regulators

Automate repetitive and manual processes


Product onboarding
Work on defining Roles & Responsibilities (RACI) by designing and implementing a support model

Build functional QA/UAT environments and train L1/L2 teams


Infrastructure support
Build and manage servers (RHEL) and manage custom databases (Sybase, Oracle, MySql, SQLite)

Manage code-base and configuration via various version control systems


Skills Required:

-5-8 years ‘experience (IT Security)

-Linux administration

-Basic Network/Network Security knowledge

-At least two of the following programming languages perl/python/shell/sql

-Experienced with regex and various parsing methods

-Experienced with Big Data and related technologies

-Experienced with multiple RDBMS products

-Experienced with SIEM technologies


Skills Desired:

-Big Data technologies: HDFS, ES, Zookeeper, logstash, flume, kafka, hbase, spark, elastic search, MapR, Cloudera

-RDBMS products: Sybase, MySql, Oracle, MSSQL, DB2

-SIEM technologies: Splunk, ArcSight, QRadar

-Analytics applications: Splunk Enterprise Security

-Security Certifications: CISSP, SANS (GCIA or similar)


Splunk Requirement:


- Direct experience as a Splunk Engineer or Architect

- Familiar with Splunk architecture and its various components (indexer, forwarder, search head, deployment server), Heavy and Universal forwarder.

- Prior experience engineering, deploying or administration of analytics and SIEM SOC solutions in a large enterprise environment (>50 servers)

- Experience with Splunk Enterprise Security (ES4)

- Building complex queries and optimize searches for better performance.

- Creating and managing app, Create user, role, Permissions to knowledge objects.

- Developing Field Extraction, Transformation and Loading (ETL) processes




This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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