Robert Walker is a Washington D.C.-based Staff Security Architect at Splunk with over 10 years of IT and Security experience. Robert earned his M.S. in Information Systems Management with a discipline in Information Security holding multiple security certifications such as, GCIH, GSEC, GMON, and GCED. He has held roles as a SOC Analyst, SOC Engineer, and Vulnerability Engineer supporting several Department of Defense agencies. He is an LA native and his most requested genie wish is 365 days of warm weather. He spends his free time tuning into Los Angeles Lakers and SF 49ers games.