ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Systems Engineer - Elastic in Columbia, Maryland
ICF is seeking Elastic Systems Engineers to provide engineering support for the design, implementation, migration, and operation of Elastic solutions. Your work will contribute to the operation and maintenance of Elastic stack instances in support of cybersecurity operations.
This role is based in our Columbia, MD office, but is currently full-time remote. This is an opportunity to contribute to an important effort from its beginning, work with the latest and emerging technologies, and all while building a great career at ICF!
What you’ll be doing:
Deploy, configure, maintain , and upgrade a highly scalable Elastic stack environment
Collaborate with engineers to design and develop solutions for ingesting large amounts of datasets
Plan, optimize, and configure resources and infrastructure for maximize performance and cluster health
Work in a DevSecOps environment to support planning, design, and development
Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to installation, infrastructure, data flow, and ingest
Analyze performance matrix
Configure Kibana for end-user access
Interface with other developers to integrate third party applications
Basic Qualifications you will need to have:
Active Secret security clearance required as part of client contract requirement
US Citizenship required as part of client contract requirement
Understand and proficient Linux user
e.g., ability to run scripts, maintain and operate Linux environment
IAT Level I Certification (https://public.cyber.mil/cw/cwmp/dod-approved-8570-baseline-certifications/) . One of the following or higher level:
Public and customer-facing speaking skills
Minimum of 3 years’ experience with Network security
Experience deploying Elastic security solutions
Ability to build custom dashboards on Kibana
Experience with Elastic Cloud Enterprise and working with Containers and Kubernetes
Experience with creating pipelines in Logstash
Experience working with indices, templates, mappings
Experience working with YAML and JASON/XML files and formats
Experience collecting cybersecurity data metrics from network security appliances and endpoints
Experience working with security, networking and monitoring technologies and tools
Experience building search queries
Knowledge of web related technologies, applications, services, and of network/web related protocols
5+ years’ experience with related experience
e.g., Network engineering, Cybersecurity engineer
Degree in related discipline
e.g., Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Information Technology
Information Technology, Information Security and/or Cybersecurity Certification
Working at ICF
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