Messaging Engineer - Kafka - ActiveMQ

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  • Location:

    City of London, London, England

  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Weston

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Messaging Engineer - Kafka - ActiveMQ

Messaging Engineer required by a large financial services client based in the City of London on an initial 6-month contract paying £550 - £650 per day.

The Messaging Engineer will be responsible for maintaining, tuning and improving the internal messaging bus that is built on Kafka and Active MQ.

The Messaging Engineer must have the following:

-Experience working in a Linux environment
-Experience working with distributed systems
-Experience setting up and maintaining Kafka and AMQ clusters
-Knowledge of Zookeeper
-Scripting skills using either Ruby or Python
-Experience automating tasks using Puppet and custom written scripts
-Basic Java development skills
-Experience using tools such as Subversion and Git
-Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
-Excellent stakeholder management skills

If you are interested in this position please send through an up to date CV for review.

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