ElasticSearch Database Engineer


Bluestone Analytics is seeking a database engineer with Elasticsearch and AWS experience to help us solve unique challenges involving big data and cybersecurity.

Required Skills

  • Experience with Python, Bash, Ruby, and C#

  • Understanding of software design as it relates to Elasticsearch deployments

  • Proven systems engineering experience with ELK clusters, 10 nodes or greater, and scaling in cloud environments

  • Experience with cluster architecture, design and deployment

  • Experience with design, development and implementation of databases in AWS

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Proven experience upgrading Elasticsearch from one major version to another

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Able to engage with users in a professional manner

  • Ability to work in a team environment and support multiple projects as needed

  • B.S. or M.S. in computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics, or related field

  • Ability to work on-site in Charlottesville, VA is preferred, but exceptional candidates located in VA or WV will be able to work remotely

  • DOD TS//SCI clearance preferred but not required

About Bluestone Analytics

Bluestone Analytics is a veteran-owned cybersecurity technology and consulting firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Our diverse team of innovative security professionals are passionate about defending data and solving today’s complex cybersecurity challenges. We pride ourselves on a fun, collaborative work environment.

Why Charlottesville?

Charlottesville is a vibrant community offering metropolitan culture, scenic beauty, and endless adventure in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It features exceptional culinary options, a lively arts and music scene, and a rapidly growing tech community. Just two hours outside of DC, Charlottesville’s great quality of life and low cost of living make it a natural choice for tech professionals looking for a fantastic place to call home.


To apply, email your cover letter and resume to careers@bluestoneanalytics.com and reference "ElasticSearch Database Engineer" in the subject line. Bluestone Analytics is a veteran-owned small business and we highly encourage US military veterans to apply to our job openings.