4 Jan 2018

Full-Time Senior Splunk NMS Platform Engineer-

JustinManassas, Virginia, United States

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Job Description


As the Senior NMS Platform Engineer, you will be responsible for development and delivery of the NMS services across multiple platforms within the SES Networks. You will serve as an NMS Technical lead on a cross functional team responsible for implementing the NMS Roadmap. As the Senior NMS Platform Engineer, you will perform R&D activities as required for supporting NMS Roadmap delivery.


  • Gather business requirements from stakeholders for the NMS roadmap
  • Promote industry best practice in implementing NMS platform solutions
  • Act as Technical Lead for the NMS Roadmap delivery within Splunk and Splunk ITSI Applications
  • Serve as a backup resource for resolving Splunk Infrastructure problems
  • Develop interfaces between various OSS and BSS platforms
  • Provide level of effort estimates for NMS work items
  • Evaluate existing and new technology solutions for alignment within the NMS Roadmap
  • Mentor Engineering and Operations Team members
  • Provide demonstrations of NMS platform capabilities


  • Ability to lead projects, impacting a diverse group of functions in the organisation
  • Self-motivated and self-educating, yet willing and able to work collaboratively with both customers and fellow team members
  • Excellent organizational and attention to details skills required
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills that include the ability to describe highly technical concepts in non-technical terms
  • Ability to multitask and solve complex technical problems


  • Bachelor degree coupled with 7+ years of experience in NMS/OSS, Software Development, data analytics or business intelligence domains
  • Hands on experience with Splunk, Splunk ITSI and/or other Splunk Premium Application development
  • Experience in overall Architecture Specifications, procedures and best practices in technical environments
  • Experience working with REST APIs, ESB Interfaces and Standards
  • A working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages and applications
  • Excellent Analytical and problem-solving skills


  • Telecommunications Industry experience is a plus
  • Familiarity with ITIL/ITSM and/or eTOM Standards
  • Familiarity with SDLC within Agile

We offer you

  • A diverse workplace. For SES, diversity is more than a question of gender or race; we welcome different minds and different skills.
  • An exciting job opportunity in a fast moving and fascinating industry. Our technology is launching into space on the next generation of rockets.
  • Opportunities to further grow and develop in a global and growing company; we believe life-long learning is key to bring the best of SES worldwide.
  • A competitive compensation package linked to your performance, and further supplemented with attractive benefits.

SES is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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