DevOps Engineer (ELK)

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Job Description
This position will primarily be responsible for providing technical support for 2 SIEM products used by the company and our customers.  Our SIEM solutions are implemented via Splunk or ELK (ElasticSearch, LogStash, Kibana). 
With this opening, we are seeking a motivated engineer to continue to build up our ELK implementation and to cross train on our Splunk implementation. Successful candidates need to possess expert level hands-on solution building and operating ELK for log ingestion and analysis. 

  • Primary subject matter expert on ELK for log ingestion and analysis
  • Perform upgrades and maintenance of ELK deployments in AWS
  • Develop ELK and Splunk stacks using infrastructure as code
  • Work with our Security Operations team to develop and maintain search queries based on available data
  • Understanding of security requirements, particularly as it applies to compliance standards


  • 3+ years experience with ELK for log ingestion and analysis in production environments
  • 2+ years experience with security monitoring activities; thread hunting, detection, incident response, etc.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Deep knowledge of Linux distros: deployment, management, and security 
  • Understanding of security data and controls
  • Strong understanding of DevOps and Agile methodologies 
  • Strong understanding of git, branching, and merge requests
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to work directly with clients, troubleshoot issues, and work toward a solution

Other Beneficial Skills

  • Infrastructure as code experience, preferably with Terraform
  • Configuration as code experience, preferably with Ansible
  • Experience with Azure DevOps, CI/CD Pipelines, Jira and the Atlassian stack
  • AWS or Azure Certification (DevOps, Solutions Architect, etc.)

Benefits of this position include:

  • Competitive compensation package, including stock options.
  • Four weeks of PTO per year with rollover allowance
  • Eleven paid holidays
  • We offer competitive health benefits including medical, dental, vision, FSA/HSA, EAP, life insurance and disability benefits.
  • 401K retirement plan, up to 4% matching after 3 months of service.
  • Professional development reimbursement program.
  • Internet Subsidy

Other Information

  • Fully remote position (USA)
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