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Thursday, July 16, 2020

EITO - ElasticSearch SME

Application Engineer - Senior

ElasticSearch SME

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Job Description:

Zavda was founded in 2006 and is a SDB certified, Service Disabled Veteran owned, and Woman owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector.  Zavda is looking for a Senior Application Engineer – ElasticSearch SME to join a project supporting the Active Network Defense organization’s Security Event and Audit Reduction (SEAR) Management mission.  This position supports the mission of providing the primary Computer Network Defense (CND) services for Agency networks by establishing, maintaining, and refreshing cloud analytics to enable monitoring of enterprise systems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create ingest processors for disparate enterprise data sources
  • Generate search engines for analyzing raw data sources
  • Generate metrics and analytics for customer usage
  • Translate customeridentified Use Cases into code that generates alerts (based on the Use Case)
  • Translate customer identified general requirements across the project spectrum into executable code
  • Create and conduct capacity and performance tests (used for architecture buildout recommendations)
  • Update customer applications based on evolving requirements
  • Create/modify User Interfaces for customer audit of system logs and submitting security incident reports
  • Review customer requests for new capabilities
  • Outline plans for accomplishing work and conduct work in a fast paced, changing environment with evolving requirements
  • Interface with customer to define requirements, translate requirements into code, and perform customer testing/acceptance
  • Seek efficiencies for processes and procedures for improving customer service delivery

Required Experience

  • 2+ years of experience with ElasticSearch, specifically setting up, configuring, and tuning large clusters
  • Experience with Kibana, specifically visualizations and dashboards
  • Experience with Logstash

Desired Experience

  • ElasticSearch security, ElasticSearch Beat technologies, ElasticSearch Machine Learning technology, ElasticSearch Watcher, ElasticSearch Monitoring
  • NiFi, RegEx, Java/Spring, Salt/Puppet, Kafka, Spark, Python/Perl scripting, RES services, MySQL

Education and Experience Requirements:

Senior AE

  • Master’s Degree + 6 years of relevant experience OR;
  • Bachelor’s Degree + 8 years of relevant experience OR;
  • Associates Degree + 10 years experience OR;
  • In lieu of a Degree, 12 years of relevant experience

Job Location:

Linthicum, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individual with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that with benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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