Kafka Engineer

  • Job Reference: BBBH143724
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Experis UK
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £500 to £520 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Project description

Events and API driven development. As part of a scrum team you will be working on one of the most strategic deliverables DWP's integration department are working on. They have derived an event driven architecture base on the new application reference architecture that has been approved and this project is at the heart of it. This team are already underway developing and working on this deliverable and are looking for engineers with Kafka skills to hit the ground running and contribute to their delivery and positive team culture.

Essential skills and experience

1. Working knowledge of configuring, monitoring, maintaining and supporting a Kafka cluster (Zookeeper, Kafka Brokers, Schema Registry)
2. Working knowledge of using Packer & Ansible to build AWS AMIs
3. Working knowledge of Terraform to provision EC2 instances, setup security groups, iam roles