Kafka Engineer - Contract - Belfast - £600 per day
Your new company
I am currently working with a highly successful private sector organisation, who are seeking an engineer to join their organisation on a minimum 6 month contract, paying a rate of £600 per day.
Your new role
In this role, you will be working with in a team creating pipelines for new streaming applications using Apache Kafka. With a team of support engineers and developers, you will be working to help maintain a series of Kafka Clusters on both physical boxes and containers, ensuring that all targets around performance and resiliency are met, and that this project is delivered with a high level of automation and scalability.
Other responsibilities include:
* Automating deployment processes and routine support tasks
* Developing load and performance test plans and scripts in co-ordination with development teams
* Experience working in DevOps focused team
What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed, you must have experience supporting and working with messaging or streaming technologies in production, as well as experience creating, deploying and supporting docker images.
Experience deploying and managing fault-tolerant, distributed systems on Linux/Unix, and strong Bash/Shell experience are also necessary. Experience working with Apache Kafka isn't essential, however you must be willing to learn this.
What you'll get in return
In return, you will gain the opportunity to work for an incredibly successful organisation, who have global reach, whilst being paid a lucrative rate in a long term contract. You will also gain the opportunity to work on Apache Kafka, helping to enhance your career in the future.
What you need to do now
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