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Kafka Developer in Lincoln, RI at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

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    Lincoln, RI
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Kafka Developer with our industry-leading client in Lincoln.

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 Kafka Developer:

  • Provide expertise in Kafka brokers, zookeepers, KSQL, KStream, Kafka Control center, working on Kafka connect using schema registry in a very high volume environment.
  • Provide expertise and hands on experience working on AvroConverters, JsonConverters, StringConverters, Kafka connectors such as MQ connectors, Elastic Search connectors, JDBC connectors, File stream connector,
  • JMS source connectors, Tasks, Workers, converters, Transforms.
  • Provide expertise and hands on experience on custom connectors using the Kafka core concepts and API.
  • Create topics, setup redundancy cluster, deploy monitoring tools, alerts and has good knowledge of best practices.
  • Create stubs for producers, consumers and consumer groups for helping onboard applications from different languages/platforms.
  • Leverage Hadoop ecosystem knowledge to design, and develop capabilities to deliver our solutions using Spark, Scala, Python, Hive, Kafka and other things in the Hadoop ecosystem.

Requirements of the Kafka Developer:

  • Strong skills in In-memory applications, Database Design, Data Integration.
  • Experience with RDBMS systems, particularly Oracle 11/12g
  • Ability to perform data related benchmarking, performance analysis and tuning.
  • Working knowledge on Kafka Rest proxy.
  • 2+ projects developing in Kafka (specifically building out a process in it)
  • Experience with automation tools like provisioning using Jenkins and Udeploy.

Keywords: Kafka Developer, Kafka, Database Design, Oracle, data integration, KSQL, Hadoop

Job ID: 319761

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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