DevOps / Software Engineer

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  • Post Date: July 10, 2017
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Job Overview

Our customer provides services based on the Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash) and are looking for a DevOps/Software Engineer to join their team. Our customer works on many different customer sites deploying various solutions based on the Elastic Stack. These include Logging Analytics, Metrics Analytics, Search and Security solutions. The candidate will therefore work with many differing technologies and platforms. The candidate will therefore need to have the willingness and enthusiasm to learn new tools and develop solutions to problems they have not experienced before.

The candidate’s primary responsibility will be to work with the project team to deploy and support Elasticsearch installations. This includes but is not limited to the following tasks:

  • Building logging and search solutions based on the Elastic Stack
  • Installation and configuration of Elasticsearch clusters
  • Configuration and management of messaging queues (Kafka, Reddis, RabbitMQ, etc.) and other tools peripheral to an Elasticsearch deployment
  • Configuration and development of indexing pipelines (including developing scripts as part of ETL process)
  • Building Visualisations in Kibana
  • Building JSON queries for custom front-ends using Elasticsearch Query DSL

 

Key qualifications:

  • System level programing including scripting in Bash, Perl, Ruby and/or Python
  • Solid Systems administration experience – Linux/Networking/File systems
  • Proficient in troubleshooting wide range of issues across multiple technologies
  • Comfortable writing scripts and applications in a variety of languages for various platforms
  • Experience with big Data technologies like Hadoop, Hbase, SGE, and file systems like GPFS and HDFS
  • Experienced with monitoring, log aggregation, and visualization tools (nagios, splunk, logstash, graphite, grafana, Kibana)
  • Experience with Puppet/Chef/Ansible
  • Experience using GIT
  • Experience with Build Automation
  • Experience working with messaging queues (Kafka, Reddis, RabbitMQ, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

Should you consist of the above criteria please apply by sending your CV to elastic@1st.co.za

Please note: The applicants that matches above criteria will be considered first.  Due to our work load and the influx of cv’s on a daily basis we cannot give feedback to each and every application, therefore should you apply make sure that your skills and qualification with relevant years’ experience matches above criteria.

Job Detail
  • Offerd SalaryMarket Related
  • Career LevelProfessional
  • Experience3 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYIT
  • QualificationDegree
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