Apache Kafka Administrator / MQ Administrator at Princeton, NJ (Day 1 Onsite)

Contract: Independent, Corp-To-Corp, W2

    Job Description

    Primary skills - Kafka, IR360,

    Secondary Skills: MQ, 7, 7.5, 8, 9, 9.2, MQ shared hub

    Job Responsibilities:

    • 8+ years' experience working in the Financial Industry
    • 8+ years of experience as the Unix/Linux/AIS/Sun Solaris Systems to work on Kafka
    • 5+ years of professional experience in Kafka Admin.
    • 5+ years of experience with Data Integrations
    • Physical deployment of infrastructure across multiple environments
    • Optimization and tuning
    • Standards and patterns administration
    • Provide troubleshooting and best practices methodology for customer and internal teams
    • Process automation and new application on-boarding
    • Design monitoring solutions and baseline statistics reporting to support the implementation
    • Level 3 support for Administration that are utilizing the platform
    • Planning and execution of infrastructure projects as well as on-boarding of new application development projects
    • Standing up and administering on premise 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 open shift, Docker, Chef, Jenkins, BB and RLM.