Freelance Elasticsearch jobs for world-class engineers

At Toptal, you’ll work on freelance Elasticsearch jobs and projects with top clients who understand the value of elite engineering talent. As a former Database or Back-end Developer, you gain the opportunity to design your own schedule, get real-time help from a global community of experts, and enjoy top professional development opportunities.

Hiring Elasticsearch Developers? Learn more about Toptal.

Why should you use Toptal to build your career?

At Toptal, you’ll always have plenty of opportunities available to grow personally and professionally. From working with cutting-edge technologies to getting real-time feedback from a global community of top developers, there are always options for creating value for yourself here.

Grow your career by working with top companies

Grow your career by working with top companies

At Toptal, you’ll choose from projects with industry leaders like Airbnb and NetApp and learn cutting-edge technologies and skills.

Never worry about payments

Never worry about payments

At Toptal, you set your own rate, always get paid on time, and never have to worry about negotiating with clients or competing with cheap, inexperienced developers.

Design your own lifestyle

Design your own lifestyle

No offices, no useless meetings, and no mandatory hours. You choose your own availability and enjoy the freedom to work from wherever you want.

Learn from peers and take advanced technical courses

Learn from peers and take advanced technical courses

Have a bug? Ping the Toptal Slack Community for real-time, on-demand support from a global network of top engineers. Want to learn a new skill? The Toptal Academy is designed to help you rapidly gain professional expertise in a new technology.

Get featured on the Toptal Engineering Blog

Get featured on the Toptal Engineering Blog

With hundreds of thousands of subscribers, hundreds of advanced technical studies, and frequent syndication requests from top industry publications, publishing on the Toptal Engineering Blog is a unique chance to show off your top work to the best in the industry.

Speak at conferences and attend events

Speak at conferences and attend events

Not only will you be able to attend Toptal Community events in cities all around the world, but as part of the Toptal Speakers Network, we’ll also help you attend leading conferences, submit papers, and prepare and deliver keynote speeches.

Meet members of the Toptal Elasticsearch community:

Carlos Ramirez III

San Rafael, CA, United States

Carlos is a professional software engineer and web developer specializing in the Ruby on Rails framework. He has worked with tech compan... Read More

Arien Kock

Den Haag, Netherlands

A true full-stack developer, Arien works on server infrastructure, deployments, and configuration management. He takes initiative in arc... Read More

Ryan J. Peterson

Hershey, PA, United States

Ryan is a top architect, entrepreneur, and developer. He boasts a proven competency in building cloud-scalable, extensible software and ... Read More

Jonathan Rhone

New York, NY, United States

Jonathan is a full-stack engineer who's as comfortable working on large-scale distributed systems as he is on client-facing single-page ... Read More

Botond Orban

Gheorgheni, Harghita County, Romania

Botond is a highly skilled professional software developer who enjoys writing code that others can understand and follow. His passion fo... Read More

Filippo Conforti

Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Italy

Previously the lead architect for Gucci's eCommerce business, Filippo specializes in developing beautiful applications with Ruby on Rail... Read More

Eva Bojorges Rodriguez

Texcoco, Mexico

Eva is a skilled back-end developer and machine learning engineer with experience in scalability issues, system administration, and more... Read More

Rob Cameron

San Marcos, CA, United States

Rob has a rare skill set combining development and design. He's able to work on the entire web stack from design, UI and front-end engin... Read More

Michael Ford

London, United Kingdom

Michael is a JavaScript developer based out of the UK. While comfortable on the full stack, he leans toward front-end development and cu... Read More

Brendon Hogger

Taipei, Taiwan

Brendon has fifteen years of experience designing and delivering software from social networking startups to enterprise telecom solution... Read More

See 3 typical Elasticsearch jobs you’ll have access to at Toptal:

Top clients, ranging from industry-leaders to rapidly growing start-ups, use Toptal to hire elite Elasticsearch developers for their mission-critical jobs.

Back-end Engineer
Elasticsearch, AWS, DevOps

We are an established consultancy specialized in digital transformation solutions and IT augmentation for worldwide clients. We are looking to hire an experienced Back-end Engineer to develop our API with a search engine based on Elasticsearch. The ideal developer will bring their back-end technology expertise to our team, and can quickly set up our AWS infrastructure and DevOps pipeline.

Elasticsearch Specialist
Elasticsearch, SQL

We are a mid-sized cloud technology company providing competitive intelligence to sales and finance departments of the biggest global companies. We are looking to hire an Elasticsearch Specialist to join our team and mentor us on how to use the technology as a tool for our product innovation. The ideal developer will bring a mastery of SQL and a teacher mindset to our company.

Elastic Stack Developer
Elasticsearch, Ruby, ELK

We are a consulting and systems integration firm specialized in optimizing technology performance for businesses. We are looking to hire an Elastic Stack Developer to design and scale a federated search across our hybrid cloud infrastructure platform. The ideal hire will have the ability to understand the end user and can build for multiple differentiated use cases.

Enjoy competitive, worry-free compensation.

At Toptal, you set your own rates and never have to spend time marketing yourself, billing clients, etc. Most Toptalers make substantially more through Toptal than they did at their previous jobs, and we’ll always pay you on time, even if clients have not yet paid us. Never worry about payments again.

Trusted by:
HP Enterprises worked with Toptal to add freelance developers to their team in Israel.
Airbnb trusted Toptal to help hire programmers to support their Berlin office.
Zendesk trusted Toptal contractors to develop their key software applications.
Thumbtack hires software engineers from Toptal for their mission-critical initiatives.
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NetApp hires software engineers from Toptal for their mission-critical initiatives.

Design your own lifestyle.

At Toptal, you can choose your own schedule and work from anywhere in the world that has Internet. Whether you want to spend more time at home with your family or start traveling and work from exotic beaches, the choice is completely up to you. No offices, no mandatory hours, just complete freedom to work in the way that suits you best.

Join tech conferences, advanced skill development sessions, and more.

Not only will you be able to attend Toptal Community events in cities all around the world, but if you join the Toptal Speakers Network, we'll also help you attend leading conferences, submit papers, and prepare and deliver keynote speeches.

Publish technical papers alongside Elasticsearch developers on the Toptal Engineering Blog.

The Toptal Engineering Blog features hundreds of thousands of subscribers, daily in-depth technical studies, and frequent syndication requests from leading publications across the tech industry. By joining, you’ll be able to publish on the Toptal Engineering Blog and show your top work off to a global audience of Elasticsearch developers.

Why do top Elasticsearch experts join Toptal?

Ruslan Iskhakov

Software Developer
Ufa, Russia

Ruslan has 8+ years of hands-on experience with Android native app development. In projects on which he collaborates, he aims to deliver reliable, scalable, and maintainable software in a short time. He loves to use the latest mobile development technologies in his work.

Toptal is the most convenient platform for freelance developers. Toptal provides great opportunities to find jobs that are most suitable for remote developers like myself in terms of skills utilization and a flexible lifestyle. Toptal is also home to a big community of highly skilled people who love their jobs and share their knowledge and hands-on experience.

By joining Toptal, you’ll have full flexibility over which projects you choose and when you want to work.

Aside from enjoying the benefits of our amazing community, you’ll have full flexibility to accept or reject projects as you prefer. Whether you prefer to work full-time at Toptal or you’d rather just take on occasional hourly jobs, the choice is yours.

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