Senior Kafka Platform Consultant
Chicago, IL (Remote to start)
Duration: 6+ Months
Contact: Ashley at


  • Bachelor’s Degree with Hands on experience with managing production Kafka; highly desired in-depth understanding of the internals of Kafka cluster management, Zookeeper, partitioning, schema registry, topic replication and mirroring
  • Familiarity with both cloud native Kafka and on-premise architectures
  • Prior experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with SDLC, Web Application Development Concepts, Application Technical Release, Complex Scripting, Version Control, Environment Management, Software Configuration Management, Technical Release Management, Enterprise Network Concepts
  • Comfortable working with CI/CD tools and automation: Docker, Git, Ansible, Jenkins, Artifactory, Rundeck , Splunk
  • Strong development/automation skills. Must be very comfortable with reading and writing Python
  • Very good grasp of monitoring and metrics collection, performance tuning, and troubleshooting complicated situations with distributed systems
  • Organized, focused on building, improving, resolving and delivering

Ashley Falkenberg
Senior Recruiting Consultant
Forbes Technical Consulting LLC | 401 N. Franklin |Suite 3S | Chicago, IL 60654

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