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We, at Turing, are looking for talented remote ELK Stack developers who will be responsible for accumulating logs from systems and applications and creating visualizations for application & infrastructure monitoring, faster troubleshooting, and security analytics. Get a chance to work with the leading Silicon Valley companies while accelerating your career.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and deploy highly scalable ELK stack solutions
  • Install, configure, and tune the ELK stack cluster in an enterprise environment
  • Contribute to high-level and low-level integration designs, configurations, and best practices
  • Perform end-to-end low level design, development, administration and delivery of ELK/Java solutions
  • Participate in the deployment approach and configuration of the ELK platform
  • Take ownership of creating, designing and/or implementing Kibana dashboards
  • Collaborate with technical teams on operational concerns of integration solutions on ELK platform

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of development experience with ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) technologies (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Expertise in delivering end-to-end ELK/Java solutions
  • Extensive knowledge of Elasticsearch clustering, performance optimization, and REST APIs
  • Strong understanding of cloud concepts, DevOps best practices, and CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience in data analysis and visualization of real-time data
  • Experience with NoSQL databases and JSON format
  • Fluency in English language for effective communication
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Familiarity with building application logging solutions and log management
  • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with the Elastic Stack
  • Professional Elastic certification would be preferred
  • Great critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

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How to become an ELK Stack developer ?

Most of the business in today’s world is done online. Any problem in the system can cause your customers to shift to your competitors. Hence, companies have to look after each and every process to provide a fabulous experience to the user. So, you need a platform where you can manage the data of your organization safely. And that's where the ELK stack comes into the picture. Used by companies like Netflix, LinkedIn etc. This is the hot skill that companies are looking for. Companies use it to process chunks of data from different sources in a single place. ELK stack was introduced to us in 2010. It has had millions of downloads since its inception. It is one of the most used log management platforms in the world. But why is it so famous? Why do developers need to learn it? We will go through each aspect in a very detailed manner in the article.

What is the scope of ELK Stack development?

When we talk about log management and its solution, we think of Elastic Stack. But what makes it so good is that millions are using it for log management. ELK stack is a group of 3 open-source projects Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana. The work of Elasticsearch is a full-text search. Logstash’s function is to process data collected from different sources and send it to various endpoints. And last but not least Kibana develops user interfaces and analyzes their data.
In other words, this log management platform powers developers to collect, search, analyze, visualize and process from anywhere in a single place in real-time. ELK is used for monitoring, compiling, web analytics, business processes, and security purposes. Companies use it to lose/retain clients by getting useful information by analyzing logs. Due to these amazing benefits, companies are always looking for dedicated ELK developers who can meet their requirements.

What are the roles and responsibilities of ELK Stack developers?

The evolution of the ELK stack has increased the need for hiring developers. Let’s understand the responsibilities they need to perform. However, the main roles and responsibilities of an ELK stack developer analyze, compile and manage data for various purposes. Other important responsibilities of an ELK stack developer are as follows:

  • Should be able to develop and design highly scalable ELK stack solutions
  • Install ELK stack in an enterprise environment
  • Contribute to the team with designs and get desired results
  • Follow best practices and keep yourself updated with the latest trends
  • Take ownership of developing and designing tasks
  • Collaborate with team members from various teams to find and integrate solutions.
  • Troubleshoot errors and enhance performance
  • Familiarity with setting up, implementing and configuring Kibana
  • Understanding of full life cycle system development in ELK Stack.

How to become an ELK Stack developer?

If you’re looking forward to having a flourishing career as an ELK stack developer then the right way to go about it is to have a degree in computer science or a relevant field. The undergraduate degree will help you build a solid foundation for your career, plus, you will learn new skills that may come in handy at any point in your career.

A bachelor’s degree is just the first step towards your journey of becoming an ELK stack developer. To build a successful career as an ELK stack developer, you must have mandatory technical skills listed in your resume. Let’s read about the skills in the coming section.

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Skills required to become an ELK Stack developers

The primary step in getting close to your dream job is to know about the skills and master them. A skill set of an ELK stack developer is as follows:

1. Elasticsearch

It is a NoSQL database built with RESTful APIs. It helps developers to deploy and manage effectively. It also powers the developer by offering functions like performing detailed analysis and storing all data in one place. Having all data in one place saves time and helps you search for anything quickly.

It is crucial, as it allows you to store and analyze a huge volume of data. It has been incorporated into search engines for modern web applications. In addition to a quick search, it helps developers with complex analysis and many other features.

2. Logstash

It is a data collection tool. The primary work of Logstash is to collect data from various sources and feed it to Elasticsearch. Logstash gives better performance and less memory usage enhancing the overall experience. It has 3 main parts: Input, filters and Output. Logstash helps put all the data together and normalize the data into the selected destinations.

3. Kibana

Kibana is a data visualization platform. It allows users to view data in the form of tables, charts and graphs. This is a very efficient tool for the visualization of documents and helps developers have a look at it anytime. It gives you complex information in various diagrams, data and graphs. It can be fully integrated with Elasticsearch.

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How to get remote ELK Stack developers jobs?

If you’re looking for a high-paying full-time remote opportunity then you must have skills, knowledge and experience. Turing helps developers get their dream job from the comfort of their homes. However, to get a job as a remote ELK stack developer, you should at least have 3 years of professional experience. Once you sign up at Turing, you find a job that will accelerate your career as you want. You can become a part of the developers' community and learn and grow with them.

Why become an ELK Stack developer at Turing?

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Join a worldwide community of elite software developers.

Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.
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Turing's commitments are long-term and full-time. As one project draws to a close, our team gets to work identifying the next one for you in a matter of weeks.

Work from the comfort of your home
Work from the comfort of your home

Turing allows you to work according to your convenience. We have flexible working hours and you can work for top US firms from the comfort of your home.

Great compensation
Great compensation

Working with top US corporations, Turing developers make more than the standard market pay in most nations.

How much does Turing pay their ELK Stack developers?

Turing can help you spin up your career as an ELK Stack developer. Every developer at Turing is allowed to propose a salary for themselves. However, we do recommend a salary that we feel will help you get a high paying job. Our recommendations are based on the client’s requirements, current market conditions and experience.

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