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Lisbon - Portugal

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  • Our client is a German multinational company of reference in its market sector
  • Kafka Administrator
  • Be part of the development team of a mobile and web platform that allows the monitoring of power tools


  • You will be responsible to develop and maintain the corporate messaging infrastructure ensuring message delivery, security, retention and recoverability of the topics and messages
  • Administer enterprise-wide messaging architecture and perform daily management of the Kafka eco-system
  • Manage large scale Kafka cluster environments hosted on a SaaS Kafka cloud provider (e.g. Confluent/Aiven)
  • Handle all Kafka environments, including capacity planning, cluster setup, performance tuning and ongoing monitoring
  • Perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance and support for all Kafka clusters
  • Creation of key performance metrics, measuring the utilization, performance and overall health of the cluster, deploy monitoring tools, setup alerts and dashboards
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automate key administration tasks (e.g. access controls with ACLs)
  • Ability to closely collaborate with stakeholders of Kafka clusters
  • Provide guidance in the creation and modification of standards and procedures
  • React on customer support requests
  • Setup backup and implement recovery concepts


  • University degree or comparable certification
  • 1+ years of solid Kafka operations experience in managing critical 24/7 applications
  • Expertise and hands-on experience with a major cloud provider like Azure, AWS or Google
  • Willingness to travel and work as a part of an international team (<20% of working time)

Job Offer

  • Challenges in an international environment
  • Sports and health related activities
  • Space for creativity
  • Flexible hours