Cybersecurity and Network Engineer – Elastic Training Instructor

We are seeking an Elastic Training Instructor.  This position will be filled by our subsidiary company – Tellenger, Inc (  We are only accepting applications from candidates who possess an Active DoD SECRET clearance or higher.  Send resumes to

Job Duties

  • Become an expert in Elastic products, keeping up to date on changes/releases, and relay that knowledge in the form of content development, training instruction, educational material, meetups, and conferences
  • Create and present compelling courses in extremely technical concepts clearly and concisely to large audiences in a way that fully engages our customers and incorporates continuous feedback
  • Convey domain specific knowledge in security analytics regarding the integration of security tools and the Elastic Stack
  • Collaborate with development teams and engineering to create and update existing course materials and documentation
  • Create new courses in the domain of security analytics, liaising with instructors and other subject matter experts
  • Work at your own initiative with fanatical attention to detail
  • You will be paired as a secondary instructor with an Elasticsearch Lead Instructor to deliver courses. The expectation is that you will alternate training days with the lead instructor for teaching modules and assist with student questions and labs when not leading instruction
  • All Elastic Instructors work up to two weeks of courses followed by one recovery week. The training could be on-site or virtual depending on the customer and the current COVID situation
  • Training consists primarily of a five (5) day security course. Each module is a single day, and we have the goal of teaching core methods about how to use Elastic to threat hunt

Education, Knowledge and Job Skills

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working as an engineer, analyst, or integrator with security analytics
  • Active Secret Clearance
  • IAT – Level 1 baseline certification(s) []
  • Public and customer-facing speaking skills with technical audiences
  • BS in Computer Science or related Information Security / Cybersecurity field
  • Ability to travel up to 65% (if/when travel resumes) – Ability to deliver training virtually or travel two consecutive weeks with a one-week recovery rotating schedule (if required)
  • In depth knowledge in specific security disciplines such as threat hunting, forensics, and intrusion analysis
  • Proficiency in Linux
  • Knowledge of Network Security Types of Data Provided


  • Specialized training in Information Security and Cybersecurity
  • Deep understanding of Elasticsearch and/or Lucene, including Elastic Certified Engineer certification
  • MS or PhD in Computer Science or related engineering discipline
  • Experience contributing to an open-source project or documentation
  • Experience in curriculum development for enterprise search or databases
  • Knowledge of Java and Linux/Unix environment, software development, and/or experience with distributed systems



Up to $180,000.00 per year

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