Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impactfor our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Role: Kafka Administration Location: Richmond, VA Contract No of Openings: 4 Job Description: Keep the Data Pipeline infrastructure (Kafka and peripheral tools) operational across AWS Cloud based environments. Work closely with cross functional team members such as developers, operations, product managers, and other stakeholders, architects on projects from idea to implementation. Leverages DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Test Automation, Build Automation, and Test-Driven Development Respond to customer and operations-reported application issues and incidents. Automate Infrastructure tasks so that they can be achieved consistently, quickly, and at the scale our business needs demand. Design solutions for freeing up engineers and key resources to focus on features and business tasks, by bringing to bear extensive experience in automation, system administration, advanced troubleshooting and performance management. Bring in new ideas, whether it's a new tool or technology, which will help us massively innovate. Bring an automation mindset and ensure manual tasks are automated. Develop tools that will improve platform availability and engineer's ability to respond to incidents Create automation solutions for our infrastructure platform to achieve a hands-free environment Be a part of our weekly 24x7 on-call rotation and conduct incident reviews Build CI/CD pipelines using technologies such as Jenkins in a containerize environment Troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test and production environments Develop full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks that improve the ability of the IT delivery teams to efficiently deliver solutions with quality and reduced time to market. Write complex code, building infrastructure as code, work with immutable "cloud based environments, and build the supporting automated toolsets necessary to support the continuous delivery pipeline. Integrate Open Source & COTS products across the continuous delivery pipeline to provide a comprehensive automated system from epic definition, development, test and deploy of Companies applications within our data center and Amazon. Design, develop and implement automated solutions, based on a set of standards and processes which establish consistency across the enterprise, reduce risk, and promote efficiencies in support of the organization's goals and objectives. Provide support (coaching and mentoring) for teammate's work activities on a regular basis Actively review their own and the team's work product and implement improvements seen from other teams or within the industry to drive continuous improvement of the team's efficiency, speed, and quality. Design, develop and implement automated solutions, based on a set of standards and processes which establish consistency across the enterprise, reduce risk, and promote efficiencies in support of the organization's goals and objectives. Proactively monitor health of environments and drive troubleshooting and tuning as required. Evaluate & build different compute frameworks for all tiers for technologies in AWS cloud. Identify technical obstacles early and work closely with team to find creative solutions to build prototypes & develop deployment strategies, procedures, road maps etc. Investigate the impact of new technologies on the platform, Client One users, customers & recommend solutions Concentrate on a wide range of loosely defined complex situations, which require creativity and originality, where guidance and counsel may be unavailable. Key Skills: Kafka Administrator, Data Pipeline, Kafka, Peripheral Tools, AWS, DevOps, CI/CD, Automation, infrastructure Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with the desired qualifications and your candidate accepts the role, you can earn a generous referral fee. We want to hire the best talent available and are committed to building great teams and partnerships. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc