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Kafka Messaging Administrator

Charlotte, North Carolina;

Job Description:

Role Summary:  The role is for a messaging administrator to work as the Kafka SME within the enterprise messaging team. Design, build and maintain Messaging platforms for Kafka. Responsible for translating the business and application requirements into infrastructure design, to then build, and perform QA/QC tests to ensure platform meets those requirements. Work closely with new clients to on board them to messaging platforms, help application teams do performance testing.  Set up monitoring, troubleshooting environment issues on Linux and Windows environment, and manage access.

Responsibilities:  Business and product support for Kafta in a (predominantly) LINUX and Windows environment. Responsibilities to include 24x7 Support (as required) along with Design and build, Triage and Vendor problem management, performance monitoring and tuning. Additional responsibilities include leading and supporting tool design, metrics, process improvement, monitoring strategies, Knowledge transfer and internal documentation.

Required Skills:

Design, Build & Administration utilizing:

  • Apache Kafka (specifically, Confluent, but Cloudera and IBM Kafka Streams also advantageous)

Ideally knowledge of one or more of these messaging technologies:

  • IBM MQ

  • IIB

  • Tibco RV

  • Tibco EMS

Desired Skills:

  • Conversant with middleware technologies. Specifically:

  • Nastel Navigator

  • BMC Appwatch

  • Websphere Application Server

  • Knowledge of tools, scripting or programming languages

  • Atrium Orchestrator

  • AppDynamics

  • Splunk

  • JIRA

  • Python

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Role Summary:  The role is for a messaging administrator to work as the Kafka SME within the enterprise messaging team. Design, build and maintain Messaging platforms for Kafka. Responsible for translating the business and application requirements into infrastructure design, to then build, and perform QA/QC tests to ensure platform meets those requirements. Work closely with new clients to on board them to messaging platforms, help application teams do performance testing.  Set up monitoring, troubleshooting environment issues on Linux and Windows environment, and manage access.

Responsibilities:  Business and product support for Kafta in a (predominantly) LINUX and Windows environment. Responsibilities to include 24x7 Support (as required) along with Design and build, Triage and Vendor problem management, performance monitoring and tuning. Additional responsibilities include leading and supporting tool design, metrics, process improvement, monitoring strategies, Knowledge transfer and internal documentation.

Required Skills:

Design, Build & Administration utilizing:

  • Apache Kafka (specifically, Confluent, but Cloudera and IBM Kafka Streams also advantageous)

Ideally knowledge of one or more of these messaging technologies:

  • IBM MQ

  • IIB

  • Tibco RV

  • Tibco EMS

Desired Skills:

  • Conversant with middleware technologies. Specifically:

  • Nastel Navigator

  • BMC Appwatch

  • Websphere Application Server

  • Knowledge of tools, scripting or programming languages

  • Atrium Orchestrator

  • AppDynamics

  • Splunk

  • JIRA

  • Python

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21018336

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Edward Paffendorf IV

Referral Bonus:

0