Kafka Developer

Job Title: Kafka Developer

JOB ID: 20-04039

City: Frisco

State: TX

Genuent is hiring a Kafka Developer  for our direct client. This is a 6+ month contract assignment anticipated to start October 26, 2020 . Qualified candidates should send their resume (Word Format) to Misti Tappe at mtappe@genuent.com

Kafka Developer – Contract


Confluent Kafka

Standing up and administer on premise Kafka cluster.
Ability to architect and create reference architecture for Kafka Implementation standards
Provide expertise in Kafka brokers, zookeepers, Kafka connect, schema registry, KSQL, Rest proxy, Replicator, ADB, Operator and Kafka Control center.
Ensure optimum performance, high availability and stability of solutions.
Create topics, setup redundancy cluster, deploy monitoring tools, alerts and has good knowledge of best practices.
Create stubs for producers, consumers and consumer groups for helping onboard applications from different languages/platforms.
Provide administration and operations of the Kafka platform like provisioning, access lists Kerberos and SSL configurations.
Use automation tools like provisioning using Docker, Jenkins and GitLab.
Ability to perform data related benchmarking, performance analysis and tuning.
Strong skills in In-memory applications, Database Design, Data Integration.
Involve in design and capacity review meetings to provide suggestion in Kafka usage.
Solid knowledge of monitoring tools and fine-tuning alerts on Splunk, Prometheus, Grafana ,Splunk.
Setting up security on Kafka.
Providing naming conventions, Backup & Recovery and problem determination strategies for the projects.
Monitor, prevent and troubleshoot security related issues.
Provide strategic vision in engineering solutions that touch the messaging queue aspect of the infrastructure
1+ Years of experience in Agile & JIRA

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