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Kafka DevOps Engineer
DevOps
Volkswagen Group Services

Kafka DevOps Engineer

Volkswagen Group Services
Gdańsk
Type of work
Full-time
Experience
Mid
Employment Type
Permanent
Operating mode
Remote

Tech stack

    Python
    regular
    Kafka
    regular
    Ansible
    regular
    AWS
    regular
    Kubernetes
    regular
    Azure
    nice to have
    Terraform
    nice to have

Job description

Online interview

DESCRIPTIONS:

Continuous support, maintenance and improvement for multi-tenant Kafka platforms.


ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintenance of already existing multi-tenant and exclusive Kafka clusters.
  • Continuous improvements for existing CI/CD pipelines.
  • Deployment of new Kafka environments in AWS, Azure and on-prem (vm/bare-metal).
  • Opportunity to make real impact on Kafka platform solution and design.
  • Maintenance and improvements of current and future automation used for provisioning, deployments and monitoring of the system.
  • Exploring new possibilities and delivering new features to optimize the Kafka platform.
  • Delivering automation for new Kafka Connect connectors.
  • Strong involvement in k8s platform development and delivery.


ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ansible.
  • Understanding of distributed version control systems like Git.
  • Experience with one of the following languages: Python/Java/Go.
  • Basics of Apache Kafka.
  • Basics of containerization and Kubernetes.
  • Basics of AWS (EC2, VPC, Route53, RDS).
  • Linux (Red Hat family) - server admin level, bash scripting.
  • Monitoring tools like Prometheus/Grafana/Alert Manager, or similar.
  • Proactive approach in day to day platform development.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good command of English.


NICE TO HAVE:

  • IaC (Terraform).
  • GitHub Actions.
  • Argo CD.
  • Confluent Kafka Platform (Schema Registry, Kafka Connect).
  • Networking (connection troubleshooting, AWS security groups).
  • Azure basic concepts.


WE OFFER:

  • Company culture based on trust and respect.
  • Open and friendly working environment.
  • Real opportunity for further career and personal development.