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Please note that this is a 100% remote position.
As a Principal Detection Engineer at Elastic you are helping Elastic deliver safe and secure products and services to our customers, users, and fellow Elasticians. You will be responsible for developing and tuning detections across a wide variety of sources that include multiple cloud providers, CI/CD environments, SaaS services, user workstations, and much more. You’ll partner with teams company-wide to learn about Elastic’s threat landscape and adapt our monitoring as a result. You’ll also help support incident response activities by providing expertise in log analysis during security events. You’ll have access to all the tools in the Elastic Stack and to the folks who build the Elastic Stack to provide feedback and suggestions to make our stack better for everyone. If doing all of this excites you, then we’d love to meet you!
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