Job Description :
*Data Architect
Parsippany, NJ*
citizen or green card only w-2

no corp
As a Kafka Engineer, you will play a key role in driving the solution engineer work for the Card Vision Kafka messaging framework. The candidate will be responsible for the data integration and solution design for ingesting data from various sources to the enterprise data hub from the various existing legacy systems. The new associate will also partner with the development, delivery and product teams to provide the solution architecture and SME expertise for the releases planned for the application. This individual will be working in an agile environment with a highly talented business intelligence team, delivering software solutions. You will be a valuable technical resource supporting the data strategy for Card Services.

The Kafka Engineer is accountable for proactively and holistically leading or supporting architecture activities that create deliverables that guide business models, people, process, organizational change, and technology investments in response to disruptive forces and toward achieving targeted business outcomes. This individual is responsible for Kafka messaging technology to enable the organization''s future-state business capabilities, which can enable or alter business processes or practices that, in turn, drive the organization''s targeted business outcomes.

Basic Qualifications for Consideration

Highly experienced software engineer/Architect with background in Kafka messaging framework
Experience in deployment and management of Kafka message broker framework
Experience in analyzing the functional and non-functional aspects of Kafka in support of optimization and improvement of overall system efficiency
Experience in supporting troubleshooting and problem resolution of Kafka and related systems supporting enterprise messaging
Experience in reviewing Kafka specific metrics and key performance indicators for monitoring and performance management
Experience with developing monitoring approaches and strategies for Kafka including reporting.
Preferred Skills, Experience, and Education

At least 3 - 5 years'' experience in information technology with background in software engineering, development and performance analysis - with focus in messaging framework.
Highly competent with Spark (Scala) and structured query language (SQL
Experience with Cloudera/Hortonworks
Knowledge of various ETL techniques and frameworks
Knowledge of Debit and Credit systems such as Client Non Stop and Vision Plus.
Knowledge of best practices through relevant experience across data-related disciplines and technologies, particularly for enterprise-wide data architectures and data warehousing.
Bachelor''s Degree Computer Science, Data Science, or Engineering
Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $60.00 to $65.00 /hour