Steve Flanders

Steve Flanders

Steve Flanders is a Director of Engineering at Splunk responsible for Observability “Getting Data In”, which includes contributions to the CNCF OpenTelemetry open-source project. Previously, he was the Head of Product and Experience at Omnition, which was acquired by Splunk. Steve has an extensive background in software development, user experience, product design, and operational management. He has a strong focus on product usability, data-driven decision making, and agile development processes.

Official Title:

Director of Engineering

What You Really Do:

Head of Observability GDI and working on OpenTelemetry


Observability, Open-source, OpenTelemetry, Olympic weightlifting, Chess

First Day at Splunk:


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