Job Title: Kafka Admin
Location: Fort Mill, SC (Remote to start with)
Duration: 12 Month Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Relevant Experience (in Yrs):
" Minimum 2 years of experience in large scale Kafka build & implementation, work experience in confluent Kafka enterprise, community and cloud-based environments
" Experience in implementing security & authorization (permission based) on Kafka cluster
" Experience in Kafka, zookeepers, Kafka connect, Kafka SQL, schema registry / Avro schemas
" High availability cluster setup, maintenance and ongoing support and exposure to Kafka APIs
" Hands on experience in standing up and administrating Kafka platform which includes creating a backup & mirroring of Kafka Cluster brokers, broker sizing, topic sizing, h/w sizing, performance monitoring, broker security, topic security, consumer/producer access management (ACL)
" Experience with Docker / Kubernetes
" Create topics, setup redundancy cluster, deploy monitoring tools, alerts Has good knowledge of best practices
" Experience of Kafka Producer/Consumer Microservices concepts and Kafka distributed Architecture
" Strong communication and presentation skills with emphasis on executive communication
Roles & Responsibilities
" Install, deploy and manage Kafka clusters
" Create, configure and monitor large-scale, secure, Kafka clusters
" Create Kafka topics, Kafka connectors and replication, setup ACLs based on the project requirements
" Support Kafka in a high availability, multi-data centre environment
" Configure and monitor numerous Kafka instances across Dev, QA, UAT, Prod, DR environments
" Automate routine tasks with your own scripts or open-source and enterprise tools
" Maintain Kafka performance, data retention and capacity planning
" Write documentation and collaborate with larger team on discussion of various project aspects
" Performance tuning for high throughput and architecture high availability servers
" Discussion with the business stakeholders to identify scope of the project.
" Support the project through its entire lifecycle.
" Status reporting.
BE or equivalent
Diverse Lynx LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive due consideration for employment without any discrimination. All applicants will be evaluated solely on the basis of their ability, competence and their proven capability to perform the functions outlined in the corresponding role. We promote and support a diverse workforce across all levels in the company.
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