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You are innovative in your work, proactive in your advice and demonstrate enthusiasm for your assignments? At Systematix, we don’t see consulting as moving from project to project, contract to contract. More than a job, consulting is our life’s work.

Our consultants thrive on tacking challenges, solving problems and seizing business opportunities. We take great care to cultivate deep and lasting relationships built on the premise that continued success for all is the end game.

Consequently, we understand the vital importance of matching clients and consultants effectively together. And having done so since 1975 says we’re pretty good at it.
Senior Software Administrator Kafka

Systematix is looking for a Senior Software Administrator Kafka. The ideal candidate possesses the following skillset and experience:
 
  • 3-5 years working in Linux/UNIX with shell and high level scripting language scripts (ksh, bash, python)
  • 3-5 years building and supporting Kafka cluster on production environments
  • Strong troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and problem resolution skills
  • Good understanding of Java and of application security; authentication, authorization, kerberos, LDAP, Apache Ranger.
  • Experience working with continuous delivery systems (GIT,Jenkins)
  • Experience working with DevOps automation tools (ansible, jenkins, puppet, maven or similar)
  • Good understanding on Big Data applications (Hadoop, hive, Hbase, NiFi, Kafka, Storm)
  • Strong communication skills and ability to effectively communicate with peers, management and partners
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills
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Responsibilities:
 
  • Ensure system software availability and performance
  • Plan and execute Backup and archiving schedule
  • Provide system software documentation
  • Forecast system software usage and growth
  • Define operating procedures
  • Provide System software performance report
  • Designing, installing, configuring and maintaining kafka system software in support of business processing requirements
  • Hands on experience with Kafka Broker, topics, schema registry, Kafka connect zookeeper, Nifi, Ambari, Storm and Ranger
  • Monitoring and tuning the system software to achieve optimum performance levels, efficiency and reliability
  • Diagnosing and resolving system software problems working with other groups and vendors if necessary
  • Producing and maintaining technical documentation based on current standard
  • Ensuring appropriate level of technology, operating system and system software currency for existing and future business needs
  • Defining implementation plan details as they relate to system software components
  • Providing estimates on work to be performed based on requirements
  • Availability for off-hours support rotation
 
If you are interested in consulting opportunities, Systematix could also offer you a permanent position. Contact us!
 
 
* Only selected candidates will be contacted. Thanks for your interest!
 
 
 


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