Error finalizing job – How to solve related issues

Opster Team

Jan-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you run Elasticsearch Error Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Error finalizing job ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “Error finalizing job [” classname is
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                     if (shouldFinalizeJob) {
                        FinalizeJobExecutionAction.Request finalizeRequest = new FinalizeJobExecutionAction.Request(new String[]{jobId});
                        executeAsyncWithOrigin(client; ML_ORIGIN; FinalizeJobExecutionAction.INSTANCE; finalizeRequest;
                                response -> task.markAsCompleted();
                                e -> logger.error("error finalizing job [" + jobId + "]"; e)
                    } else {
                } else {


Watch product tour

Watch how AutoOps finds & fixes Elasticsearch problems

Analyze Your Cluster
Skip to content