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Splunk Sr. Compliance Manager (US Remote) in Plano, Texas

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable, and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, our customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

We are seeking a highly motivated and hardworking teammate to take initiative and ownership of key projects related to building and managing a best-in-class and scalable global Ethics & Compliance program. You will be joining Splunk’s growing Compliance, Employment & Risk team and will be integral to helping grow and scale the Legal department, and in turn, will have an amazing opportunity to develop professionally. This position can be remote and will report to Sr. Director, Ethics & Compliance Counsel.


This position will support our Ethics & Compliance function, with a primary focus on advancing a best-in-class global E&C program. They will lead program management in support of all aspects of our global E&C activities related to:1) written policies, procedures, and guidelines; 2) training; 3) assessment and monitoring; 4) tracking and reporting on compliance; and 5) continuous improvement.

Personal Characteristics and Skills:

You are highly collaborative with a strong desire to make a meaningful impact. You enjoy building relationships, driving strategy across multiple functions, and anticipating evolving risk in an international market. You are flexible, creative, and have initiative, perseverance, and resourcefulness. The role requires great writing, speaking, and analytical skills; strong interpersonal and project management skills; ability to successfully influence and negotiate; willingness to dive into detail while maintaining a broader perspective of business needs and constraints; an ability to work successfully in an entrepreneurial, rapidly changing environment; a desire to be invigorated by a collaborative, creative and decisive culture; and a high degree of accountability, professional motivation and drive.


  • Develop and lead the implementation of processes and automated tools to facilitate the development of E&C internal controls in 15+ Compliance Areas.

  • Collaborate with subject matter experts and business leaders in drafting policies and procedures documents.

  • Oversee implementation, management, and maintenance of Document Management System, including quarterly reporting to CECO and management team on the status of E&C documentation.

  • Coordinate with the Communications Team to develop and deliver targeted and innovative E&C messaging for the global workforce.

  • Implement E&C Program communications strategy, including content development for quarterly global E&C Council and Board meetings.

  • Plan and implement, in coordination with the E&C leadership team and CALs, Annual E&C Compliance Week.

  • Collaborate to build and deliver tailored E&C training to a global audience.

  • Project Management of Code of Conduct update, including content changes and communications strategies and roll-out.

  • Partner with Legal Ops to develop, roll-out, track and report on Annual Code of Conduct Training

  • Design and implement tracking and dashboard reporting on E&C program to provide insights on effectiveness and risk; includes tracking internal control inventories, 3-yr plans, monitoring and investigations across 15+ regulatory areas as well as metrics for team objectives and achievements. Lead development of reports for quarterly meetings of 3 E&C Business Leaders Councils (Global, EMEA, and APAC) and Executive Sponsors.

  • Coordinate Audit on audits of E&C Program Compliance Areas

  • Assist in the development of innovative ways to measure E&C program activity to measure compliance program effectiveness and report out on progress.

  • Main Point of coordination with ERM team in planning and execution of annual ERM process related to E&C Program. Develop and build strong cross-functional relationships in order to assess and anticipate emerging risk areas across the company.

  • Program management of third-party due diligence, including upleveling scope and coverage.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.

  • 8+ years of experience focused on ethics and compliance.

  • Demonstrable program and project management skills.

  • Extensive experience in creation and governance of compliance documentation and processes and analyzing and reporting related to E&C.

  • Experience conducting due diligence reviews of third parties, including channel partners.

  • Strong experience developing global compliance training programs.

  • Experience working with Internal Audit and ERM teams.

  • Strong work ethic and ability to juggle numerous matters at once and produce high-quality work under tight deadlines;

  • Ability to work effectively in a global environment and sensitivity to and an understanding of cultural differences around the globe;

  • Willingness to take on additional tasks and projects outside of core areas of expertise;

  • Organized and methodical approach to projects;

  • Ability to work independently and take initiative.

    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.

    For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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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