Kafka DevOps Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 1 week ago

Volkswagen Group Services

Kubernetes (nice to have)
Jenkins (junior)
Java (junior)
Python (junior)
Ansible (regular)
Kafka (advanced)
Your responsibilities

  • Maintenance of already existing multi-tenant and exclusive Kafka clusters with internal customization and tooling,
  • Continuous improvements for existing CI/CD pipelines,
  • Deployment of new Kafka environments in AWS, Azure and on-prem (vm/bare-metal),
  • Maintenance and improvements of current and future automation used for provisioning, deployments and monitoring of the system,
  • Migrate/deploy platform changes,
  • Working with platform customers to help with onboarding into the platform or solve their problems and questions,
  • Serving customer requests in regards to Kafka topics (topology) changes using automation,
  • Establishing Kafka Connect connectors on client requests using automation,
  • Round robin on-call support.
Our requirements:

  • Knowledge of Ansible,
  • Prometheus/Grafana/Alert Manager or familiarity with similar monitoring tools,
  • Basic knowledge of Apache Kafka,
  • Linux (RHEL/CENTOS 7 and 8) – server admin level,
  • Networking (connection troubleshooting, AWS security groups),
  • Bash scripting,
  • Good communication skills (customer support),
  • Good command of English.
Optional
  • Kubernetes,
  • Python/Java/Go,
  • Jenkins or other server knowledge,
  • AWS (EC2, VPC, Route53 RDS),
  • Azure basic concepts,
  • Linux containers,
  • Confluent Kafka Platform (Schema Registry, Kafka Connect).
What we offer

  • 100% home office,
  • Contract of employment,
  • Flexible working hours,
  • Benefit package,
  • Real development opportunities.

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