Ref No.: 19-01377
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
 Duration: 6+ months
Compensation: up to $140/hr


*** U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time. ***

Responsibilities/Requirements:
  • Design, develop, implement, manage applications using in-demand languages and technologies (e.g. - Java, Websphere, Informatica etc.) to support Business requirements 
  • Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate/review technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications. 
  • Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts. 
  • Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution.
  • Help assure quality security and compliance requirements are met for supported area.
  • 8-10+ years of technical experience. 
  • Strong background in commercial-grade software development and architecture with Java, Python, .Net and/or SQL 
  • Development experience in needed language or technology (e.g. - Websphere, Informatica etc.). 
  • Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end. 
  • Strong experience with middle-tier web services development (REST APIs preferred) 
  • Production experience with messaging and stream processing architectures built on Kafka. 
  • Strong experience with Kafka. Preferably the Confluent framework, Kafka SQL (KSQL) and the Kafka Streaming APIs 
  • Ability to work across all layers (full stack) of an application, from back-end databases through UI 
  • Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC.
    • 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, Kafka Manager. 
    • Knowledge of Kafka API development experience