Howdy and welcome to the world of ****‘Big Data Analytics’**** here at Rackspace.
Do you Love everything about Splunk, Big Data Analytics & Linux? Well Rackspace needs YOU!...
As one of the largest data controllers and processers in the hosting world, Rackspace sits on the proverbial mountain of data emanating from systems, tools, machines and people.
This new and exciting role is designed to specifically to make sense of all the “1’s” and “0’s” in order to drive real benefit to the business and her customers. You will be empowered to dive into this world and start to combine multiple bleeding edge data feeds into intelligence Rackspace can combine to drive improvements in “security & compliance”, “Marketing”, “customer support” and “automation services” to name a few.
The Analytics team here have partnered with industry leaders log ingestion and data science to make the best viable products we can. Not only does the team provide business context and analysis of the performance of teams but directly provide systems and services our teams utilise on a day to day basis fighting the fight against bad actors in our security teams.
We truly believe in eating our own dog food and what works well for our internal teams we offer to our customer facing teams and you will have the opportunity to drive and influence this product set.
This role is located within the global enterprise security team and focus on the “Big Data” management for the internal security team as well as other business units. The organisation requires individuals to manage the underlying infrastructure which comprises of virtual and physical servers and networking components, mange the Centos 7 operating system and configure / deploy and upgrade the Splunk application that the platform heavily relies upon. The individual is expected to bring a high level of proficiency across all segments of the role and as a core capability have a deep level of understanding with the Splunk application.