Data Engineer (Kafka Admin)

Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra

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  • Setting up and administering Kafka cluster on premise and on cloud platforms
  • Handle all Kafka environment builds, including design, capacity planning, cluster setup, performance tuning and ongoing monitoring
  • Manage Kafka brokers, zookeepers, Kafka connect, schema registry, KSQL, Rest proxy and Kafka Control center
  • Ensure optimum performance, high availability and stability of cluster
  • 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


You have a M.Sc. or Bachelors in a quantitative field (Information Systems, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, etc.) and demonstrated industry experience in data engineering – 4 to 5 years

Core Technical Requirements:

  • Experience as Unix/Linux Systems Administrator
  • Atleast 3 years of professional experience in Kafka Admin
  • Hands-on experience with seting up Kafka clusters on premise and on cloud platforms
  • Experience in Kafka build pipelines using Ansible, Cloud formation templates, shells etc
  • Experience in Jenkins, GitHub
  • Experience in implementing security & authorization (permission based) on Kafka cluster
  • Experience in open source Kafka, zookeepers, Kafka connect, schema registry Avro schemas

Supportive Requirements:

  • Version Control Technologies – Experience working with version control (e.g., Git, SVN etc.)
  • SDLC Model – Knowledge of SDLC models (e.g., Waterfall, Agile, CI/CD)
  • Containerization - Experience with container-based infrastructures (Docker/Kubernetes)
  • Experience in the development of API services (REST, e.g. with Flask)
  • Basic knowledge of common libraries and frameworks (NumPy, pandas, scikit-learn etc.).
  • Demonstrable knowledge of applying Data Engineering best practices (coding practices, testing (unit, system, acceptance, black box etc.), code review)

Additional Information

Are you a game changer and want to shape the future with us?

  • An exciting international environment of projects, customers and consultants
  • Extensive training opportunities in data analytics and data engineering
  • Competitive salary

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