A Splunk Enterprise Certified Architect has a thorough understanding of Splunk Deployment Methodology and best-practices for planning, data collection, and sizing for a distributed deployment and is able to manage and troubleshoot a standard distributed deployment with indexer and search head clustering. This certification demonstrates an individual's ability to deploy, manage, and troubleshoot complex Splunk Enterprise environments.
A complete and very detailed overview of all Splunk Certifications can be found in the Splunk Certification Candidate Handbook.
Recommended training for this certification
Splunk Enterprise Certified Architect Exam