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Elasticsearch is the distributed search and analytics engine that sits at the core of the Elastic Stack. The development team is organised into three main groups, and within each group are 3-5 engineering teams. We are looking for a Director of Engineering who will take responsibility for people management and software delivery for our group focusing on Administrator Enablement. Administrator Enablement provides tools and guidance for administrators to run their clusters while balancing performance, cost, and scale. You’ll work closely with a peer Technical Lead and Product Manager; you don’t always need to be the person with the answer or the person making the decisions, but instead should be able to guide discussions to help the team make decisions together and communicate effectively. The Elasticsearch team includes engineers from all around the globe so the ability to work within a distributed team is essential.
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