Kafka Administrator


Kafka Administrator


  • 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.


  • 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
  • MicroStrategy
  • Tableau
  • Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree

How to Apply:

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: November 10, 2021
Application Deadline: December 10, 2021