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ELK Stack Engineer

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Salary: $60 - $64 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

Grow your career as an ELK Stack Engineer with an innovative global bank working in Irving, TX. 6+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension). Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week.

  • Work with the Elastic (ELK) as the application leveraging the Application Infrastructure Monitoring known as AIM.
  • Create/customize visualization Kibana dashboards/Active Directory roles.
  • Customize/install monitoring know as "Watches".
  • Work within the Ansible tool for setting up automation capabilities.
  • Work within the SensugGO agent and it’s deployment.
  • Provide Root Cause Analysis (RCA) on escalated issues that are reported via automation or by the client.
  • Provide technical/strategic suggestions.
  • Daily review on health and status on the AIM platform.
  • Ensure ongoing compliance is being followed on requirements when conducting any production changes to the infrastructure.
  • Responsible for application and overall operating system and escalated to the appropriate teams.
  • Conduct research on opportunities to be pro-active on areas for efficiencies
  • Appropriately assess issues determining where does the source of issue resides and drive the investigation.
  • Conduct handover process when turning over on-call responsibilities.

  • Must be versed in ELK.
  • Basic understanding and or experience in shell scripting.
  • Basic understanding on Linux/Cloud Virtual Machines.
  • Experience on Microsoft Office suite tools such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Basic understanding and or experience with Ansible.
  • Basic understanding and or experience with Sensu/SensuGO Agent & Dashboards.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audience.
  • Effective analytic/diagnostic skills.

About our client

Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.