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Systems Engineer - ELK Stack
Ref No.: 17-14257
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Position Type:Contract
Title: Systems Engineer - ELK Stack
Duration: 12 Months (Possible Extensions)
Location: Montreal, QC (Canada)
 
Our client is looking for an administrator of ELK technology stacks, experienced with LogStash, ElastiSearch, Kibana, Kafka, and SearchGuard.

Responsibilities:
Architect, design, configure, deploy, maintain, support, and troubleshoot the ELK technology stack used for logging, searching, troubleshooting, and incident response at SpaceX. This includes:
  • LogStash
  • Kafka
  • ElasticSearch
  • Kibana
  • SearchGuard
  • Splunk
  • Hadoop
  • Architect, design, build/update, deploy and support custom tools, scripts and integrations that provide systemic automation to tasks that need to be performed ontop of log infrastructure.
  • Maintain and administrate applications built on top of Linux operating systems. 
Basic Qualifications:
  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Physics
  • 5+ years of systems administration and scripting/automation experience
  • 3+ years of experience with the ELK stack (ElasticSearch, LogStash, Kibana) 
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Linux system administration
  • Application/tool administration experience in the tools documented above.
  • Expertise with the Python scripting language.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated technical project management skills
  • Track record of getting things done quickly and with quality