Splunk Manager, Learning Architect (Enablement & Productivity) in San Francisco, California

Title: Learning Architect Manager (Productivity & Enablement group)

*Location: *San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, or Plano, Texas


Are you a visionary and passionate about building a vision and roadmap for future learning delivery across a rapidly growing organization? Do you want work with a dynamic and fun team and help bring a company to the next level? If you answered yes to these questions we have a home for you at Splunk! In this role you will play an integral part in designing and building a digital learning destination, advancing our use of learning technologies and ensuring streamlined learning operations. You will perform needs analysis and oversee ideation and development of our platform strategy and work closely with the growing Global Field Enablement team to innovate our approach, democratize learning and create an impactful, seamless and adaptive learning experience. You are also be a leader with a point of view across various multi-functional teams to ensure that our learning solutions are innovative, aligned with the needs of our business, and achieve measurable impact.


You will set the architecture and design for learning infrastructure, utilizing the latest techniques, models and capabilities. You will successfully evaluate learning technologies to support the next generation of learning delivery. In addition you will:

  • Lead the design, implementation, and operations of key learning technology initiatives focused on virtual, mobile, and blended learning strategies

  • Understand requirements and lead analysis to determine the right set of features to drive engagement and usage

  • Develop a comprehensive roadmap to deliver on business goals. Set priorities, including scoping, budgeting, partner management and change management across multiple work streams.

  • Serve as an inspiring leader and manage the learning development team, including systems developer and maintenance lead, business analyst, and Learning Management System (LMS) administrator, lab administrator, etc.

  • Use and effectively manage external partners resources for technical or specialized expertise

  • Create tools for internal and external teams to curate content and identify gaps in our catalog and source content meaningful to our dynamic customers’ needs.

  • Participate in campaigns to drive adoption and utilization

  • Design and run learning experiments and hackathons to validate learner experience, business impact and feasibility for scale

  • Collaborate with key stakeholders across the business, HR and other learning training teams in order to generate alignment, maintain understanding of business priorities, and gather feedback for continuous improvement


You have around 3-5 years of experience in learning and development, solutions architecture, information architecture, learning operations, system administration and or educational technology. You also have this experience in a fast growing enterprise software company (Cloud and Big Data a plus)

  • Experience with Learning Management Systems and other web-based technologies that facilitate the creation and delivery of learning experiences

  • Design Thinking

  • Proven track record of understanding current emerging trends in the learning space including digital delivery,coaching models and performance support.

  • Experience applying learning effectiveness measures to validate that a given solution achieved outcomes

  • Strong communication, critical thinking and interpersonal skills

  • Understanding of recent trends around web learning and usage including experience with mobile,social and peer to peer

  • Ability to manage and lead across highly cross-functional teams

  • Ability to communicate findings clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • BA or BS Degree or foreign equivalent

Are you looking for an incredible place to work that celebrates innovation, leadership and creativity? Please contact us. Splunk offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits. When you join Splunk you'll be working with a team of smart people who are as passionate about our products as our customers' success.

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 you are applying.

About Splunk

Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.

Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.

Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!

Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.

We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.

Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!

SF Only

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Non SF

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.

This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?

Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk’s Affirmative Action Policy Statement.

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