ElasticSearch Consultant

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Signature Consultants is seeking a ElasticSearch Consultant for an opportunity with a client located in Jacksonville, FL.


  • Contribute to strategic and tactical projects to drive and define Data and Information Architecture and Strategy
  • Responsible for supporting and advocating the company's data strategy
  • Design/architect, build, deploy and maintain multiple multi-server data platform applications, including data management (e.g. database, Hadoop cluster, etc.), business intelligence and data integration software and supporting servers
  • Design and implement best practice guidelines for each application
  • Participate in the development of enterprise data strategy; including a Big Data strategy
  • Analyzing business requirements and functional specifications and being able to derive Data based solutions that support the requirements
  • Provide support on use of common enterprise information strategies and promote their use and enhancement by new projects
  • Provide architectural consultation/education to the organization
  • Gain alignment and buy-in of technical architecture and clarifies understanding of standards
  • Collaborates with DBAs and infrastructure to facilitate the implementation, maintenance and integration of new data strategies
  • Tactical data analysis, data requirements gathering / documentation, data mapping, and data modeling
  • Assist with Data Architect with Data Modeling
  • Support enterprise data management methodology, associated standards and data strategies


  • 2+ years of experience with Elastic Search
  • 8+ years' experience overall as a system/software admin
  • Linux Experience (admin, file system, commands)
  • Elastic Search Experience:
    • Kibana (dashboards, watchers, monitors, admin)
    • Building Queries via DevTools or API (Search & Aggregations)
    • Expert Query tuning
    • Managing index mappings
    • Creating index templates
    • Re indexing and manipulating data (e.g., update by query)
    • Read aliases for indexes
    • Architecting and Managing shards/data nodes (hot and warm architecture)
    • Worked with both time-series & log data
    • Versions 6.8 to 7x, but must have experience with 6x
    • On-Prem Elastic Search deployment installation/configuration
    • Expert Logstash Experience (creating pipelines, configuration)


  • Python, Ruby or Go experience
  • Elastic Search:
    • Experience with beats (file, metric, heartbeat)
    • Index Lifecycle Manager (ILM policies)
    • Managing Cluster Settings
    • Experience with Hot Warm Architecture
    • Xpack / security
    • Rollover indices
    • Experience managing timezones
    • Experience running upgrades for the ELK stack
    • Experience upgrading from 6.8 to 7x
    • Experience with Elastic in a Cloud environment

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.