Information Technology

Collaboration Engineer - Remote OK

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Splunk's Collaboration Team is seeking a Systems Engineer for Collaboration Tools who will develop and implement collaboration services for use across the enterprise. You will be the technical lead during and after rollout, working closely with people from the community to ensure a smooth deployment and long-term success.

You are comfortable working on content and document management services for a fast growing technology firm, working with internal partners from across the company, as well as external vendor partners. You are prepared to help set standards, assist in developing policies and procedures for its use, and monitor its success in the business. Automating business processes where possible is an essential part of the role.

You will assist in developing the technical design of the environment, as well as ongoing architecture changes and maintenance. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing organization with a bright future. Previous experience in rapidly scaling companies is a plus.

What you'll do: Yeah, I want to and can do that.

  • You will define basic standards and help define governance model, Slack enterprise grid, workspaces, external collaboration and partner channels, and other Document management systems like Google Docs
  • You will automate processes across various collaboration platforms like G-suite, Slack and Jira to build integrations between systems using API/scripting. 
  • You will help the team build an organizational structure that will allow for maximum automation and scalability
  • You will work with Splunk's Identity Management Team for account lifecycle and security policy management
  • You will bring to bear your ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • You will balance user experience with security requirements
  • You will participate in 24x7 on-call rotation

What you'll need: I’ve already done that or have that!

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • 5+years’ experience in developing and deploying custom as well as packaged applications running on various SaaS platforms like G-suite, Zoom Slack etc
  • Strong Slack automation knowledge building bots and apps
  • Horizontal knowledge of other Collaboration platforms like G-suite, Zoom, Jira, Confluence, etc for systems integration and automation support
  • Develop custom scripts and applications writing code in Python, Powershell, Javascript or other languages for automation of processes
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies outside of the Collaboration tools realm for integration with Slack, and help with employee productivity.
  • An ability to thrive in high pressure, highly flexible environment against both short and long term requirements
  • A passion for technology and an ability to identify new opportunities for efficiency and productiveness while solving problems
  • Ability to work effectively with team members, peers, and others in and outside the organization to accomplish goals and objectives, and to identify and resolve problems
  • Successful track record in working on multi-functional, cross-team projects

What we offer you: Wow, I want that!

  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.

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.

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