Senior Kafka Engineer


Leading Kafka projects | Cutting-edge tech stack | Tier-1 Clients

  • Permanent role - option to work remotely
  • Latest Kafka toolkit
  • Salary dependent upon experience + great benefits
About the Company
Our client is a growing boutique Technology Managed Services & Consultancy  who have a strong track record of delivering enterprise-grade high-tech Kafka Clusters to a range of Tier-1 customers globally. They are passionate about new technology, robust engineering, self-development and quality delivery to their clients.

About the Opportunity
Due to continued growth they have created the new permanent role of Senior Kafka Engineer within their Consulting & Managed Services practice. You will be a passionate Engineer who enjoys quality Kafka engineering practices, working on a range of platforms and projects, and be able to bring some fresh ideas to the table, and support a range of interesting customers.

About You
You will need to have a background in Kafka from an implementation/administration/upgrade - and ideally migration level, strong technical ability (architecture/design/code/systems), great communication skills, collaborative mindset, and able to work across a range of existing and new technologies and projects.
About your Talents
  • Experience running Kafka/Kafka Clusters with complex systems (inc. Kafka Broker & Kafka upgrades)
  • Experience in analysing logs from Kafka and Zookeeper
  • Experience with Bash, Python and Java
  • Strong understanding of Linux/Unix fundamentals
  • Experience with Cassandra DB will be highly regarded
  • Strong understanding of software engineering and computer science fundamentals
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to support a range of customers (note: there will be a rotational support roster with an allowance)

This is a rare Kafka role to appear in the market - if it appeals to you APPLY NOW by clicking the link below or reach out to Ryan Lynch to find out more!

Please note: interviews and onboarding for this role will be conducted remotely until Covid restrictions are eased.