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Kafka Administrator

@ CGI

The Confluent Kafka Administrator will be responsible for assisting with the design, architecture, implementation, and on-going support of Kafka clusters on an Event Streaming Architecture Pilot project.
In this role, you will manage large scale multi-node Kafka cluster environments.
We need a resource to handle all Kafka environment builds, including design, capacity planning, cluster setup, performance tuning, and ongoing monitoring.
You will perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for the Kafka Cluster standing up and administering on premise and Azure Kafka platform.
Provide expertise in Kafka brokers, zookeepers, Kafka connect, schema registry, KSQL, Rest proxy and Kafka Control center.
Ensure optimum performance, high availability and stability of solutions
Create topics, setup redundancy cluster, deploy monitoring tools, alerts and has good knowledge of best practices.
Provide administration and operations of the Kafka platform like provisioning, access lists Kerberos and SSL configurations.
Use automation tools like provisioning using ARM templates, ansible and cp-ansible.


Qualifications:

Minimum of 7-10 years of professional experience
Experience administering the following Event-Driven Architecture Components:
7 years with Apache/Confluent Platform Kafka
2 years ZooKeeper, Confluent Control Center, Confluent Schema Registry, Connect cluster
Understanding of Data access, Data Retention, and archiving
Experience performing Confluent Platform installation, upgrades, and maintenance
Experience working with Confluent Security Plugins, GSSAPI, mTLS, ACLs
Experience on cp-ansible and different confluent connectors
5+ years of experience as the Unix/Linux Systems Administrator

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    Skill Set/Years of Experience/Proficiency Level

    Information Technology
    7 years
    High

    Apache/Confluent Kafka
    3 years
    High

    ZooKeeper, Confluent Control Center, Confluent Schema Registry, Connect cluster
    Understanding of Data access, Data Retention, and archiving
    2 years
    High

    Unix/Linux Sys Admin
    5+ years
    High

    Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.cgi.com/en/careers

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: September 08, 2021
Application Deadline: October 08, 2021