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Big Data Kafka Developer in Smithfield, RI at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/21/2019

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Job Description

Our industry-leading client is seeking a Big Data Kafka Developer to join their dedicated team in Smithfield.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Big Data Kafka Developer:

  • Develop, enhance, and maintain web applications
  • Identify, troubleshoot, resolve, and communicate issues within the production environment
  • Utilize Apache/Confluent Kafka, Big Data technologies, and Spark/Pyspark
  • Recommend best approach for data movement from different sources to HDFS with Apache/Confluent Kafka
  • Performs code and unit testing for complex scope modules, and projects
  • Work on multiple concurrent projects
Requirements of the Big Data Kafka Developer:
  • Expertise in Kafka brokers, zookeepers, KSQL, KStream, and Kafka Control Center
  • Expertise in Kafka connect in a high volume environment
  • Expertise in AvroConverters, JsonConverters, and StringConverters
  • Expertise in Kafka connectors: MQ/Elastic Search, JDBC, File Stream, etc.
  • Expertise in custom connectors with Kafka core concepts and API
  • Knowledge of Kafka Rest proxy
  • Experience with RDBMS systems, particularly Oracle 11/12g
  • Ability to perform data related benchmarking, performance analysis and tuning

Keywords: Big Data, Kafka Developer, Database Developer, Database design, Data Integration, Hadoop, Kafka, APL, Spark, Apache, Oracle

Job ID: 319516

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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