Kforce Big Data Engineer-DevOps in New York, New York

Kforce is working with a growing technology firm located in New York, New York (NY). As a Big Data Engineer-DevOps, you will be designing and implementing systems that crunch and process billions of records a day and make them available in firm's analytics platform, helping our clients to make smarter decisions. What you will do:

  • Install Configure and Maintain Big Data platform as Apache Kafka, spark and Hadoop

  • Install Configure and Maintain Kubernetes clusters both on GCP and on premises

  • Building scalable infrastructure for stream processing as well as batch jobs

  • Contribute to the design and implementation of new products and features, making sure they are all developed so they fit nicely in our Continuous Delivery framework and processes

  • Contribute to general system health, monitoring and automation

  • Using diverse technology knowledge and a sense of curiosity to explore new and better ways to solve problems

  • Administer project management tools to continuously improve the efficiency of our organization

  • BSc in Computer Science/Engineering

  • MSc is an advantage

  • 3 years of experience building production infrastructure and supporting SDLC (especially with Java, C# and Python software)

  • Experience with container technology - Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with microservice architecture

  • DevOps Tools experience: Git/GitHub, Atlassian Suite, Teamcity, Maven and Nuget

  • Experience with software development methodologies such as continuous integration, continuous delivery and automated tests.

  • Expert in scripting (Bash, Python, C#, Java etc.) and good coding skills

  • Experience working with GCP or other public cloud

  • Experience working with GIT and GIT administration tools

  • Strong system skills in Windows and Linux environments

  • You have a genuine desire to automate processes and workflows

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years