ELK Stack Engineer-contract

**this is a remote position during covid and will return to the office when safe to do so in 2021**

ELK Stack Engineer

Your Role

You will be working closely with our architects and engineering managers to expand our support/monitoring infrastructure both in the cloud and on prem. You will support internal software, automation, and operations with a specific focus on Elastic stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Beats and Kibana) and related technologies (AWS Cloudwatch, S3, and Kinesis).

Core Responsibilities

  • • Design and implement highly scalable monitoring/support stack: ElasticSearch, Logstash, Beats, Kibana, Cloudwatch, S3, Kinesis and other Elastic Solutions
  • • Experience in architecting data structures using Elastic Search and ElastiCache
  • • Build reports using APIs that leverage ElasticSearch and ElastiCache
  • • Define and optimize ElasticSearch Indices
  • • Good experience in query languages and writing complex queries with joins that deals with a large amount of data
  • • Experience in end to end Low-level design, development, administration, and delivery of ELK based reporting solutions
  • • Work with multiple stakeholders to analyze requirements, clarify design dependencies, create test plans, support functional and non-functional activities

Do you have what it takes?

  • • Minimum of 3 years of strong hands on knowledge with full implementation of Elasticsearch
  • • Experience in architecting, designing, developing solutions using the ELK (Elasticsearch/Logstash/Kibana) stack
  • • Experience in implementing monitoring of Amazon Web Services
  • • Understand business requirements and create appropriate indexes and documents
  • • Create indexes and analytics on ElasticSearch
  • • Must be attentive to detail, flexible, and able to work concurrently on multiple projects
  • • Ability to troubleshoot, research, and work through complex problems
  • • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • • Strong interpersonal skills