The Leidos Innovations Center has an exciting opening for you, our next Elasticsearch Engineer, to play key role with the design, deployment, configuration, and optimization of the Elasticsearch storage layer for the DOMEX Data Discovery Platform (D3P) working in Reston, VA. The DOMEX Data Discovery Platform (D3P) program is a next generation machine learning pipeline platform that will provide cutting edge data enrichment, triage, and analytics capabilities to Defense and Intelligence Community members. Elasticsearch rests at the core of the system and we want you to help us push it to the extreme to exceed system and customer expectations!
Collaborate and work with a diverse group of engineers in developing solutions for ingesting heterogeneous datasets in large volumes
Deploy, configure, test and troubleshoot Elastic clusters and environments
Maintain and upgrade Elastic clusters and environments
Perform daily performance monitoring for Elasticsearch clusters and environments
Create and analyze performance metrics
Plan resources and continuously optimize the infrastructure and configuration of Elasticsearch to ensure a healthy and high-performance production deployment
Participate in engineering design sessions to understand dependencies and interactions with Elastic clusters
Participate in daily scrums and program increment planning sessions
Bachelor’s Degree with at least 8 years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree with at least 6 years of relevant experience. 4 additional years of experience may be used in lieu of degree.
Possess a DoD TS security clearance and be able to obtain a DoD TS/SCI with Poly
3+ years of hands-on experience in designing Elasticsearch infrastructure environments, performance tuning, managing large Elasticsearch clusters, developing solutions for indexing heterogeneous datasets and searching/analyzing indexed data
Experience with monitoring Elasticsearch cluster health and developing solutions to mitigate risks of performance and Service-level Agreements (SLAs)
Experience with Elasticsearch mapping & its optimization for performance
Experience with Elasticsearch Query DSL
Experience working with a highly technical team and in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
Experience with scaling Elasticsearch clusters to meet growth
Experience with Elasticsearch Query Optimization
Experience with Agile software development (Scrum, SAFe)
Experience with JIRA and Confluence
Experience with DevOps/DevSecOps and CI/CD implementation
Experience with Kibana in developing visualizations/dashboards and conducting analyses
Experience with Kubernetes and its management platforms such as Rancher
Elastic Certified Engineer
Experience with other database systems (Relational / Graph / NoSQL) and data models
5+ years of experience with software engineering
Experience with Python, JSON, or Java
External Referral Eligible
****REFER someone and be eligible to make $5K: https://www.leidos.com/careers/erp
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$5000.00
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Database Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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