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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.

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