$130000 - $200000 per annum, Benefits: Base + Super + Shares + numerous benefits
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Megan Luttrell
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8 days ago
We are working with a Leading Software Employer of Choice to secure an experienced Kafka Engineer with to you join a world class Product team

Key Information:
  • $$: Salary dependent on experience
  • Location: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane for Hybrid set up – no mandated office days, but you will have access to some of the best offices in Australia from these locations

Benefits on offer:
  • Flexibility and WFH: This company do, and will, support a large variety of flexible work arrangements to suit you including fully remote if needed or condensed / part-time hours
  • Innovation: this company pride themselves on embracing the latest and greatest technology practices at a global level
  • Learning and Development: mentor programs and training support
  • Remuneration: The package include Saleable Shares, Life Insurance, + leave options to suit you
  • Some of Australia’s best physical offices

Your role:

You will be joining as a Senior Kafka Engineer.
This means aside from bringing strong technical expertise (hands on coding) in this space, you will work to understand, teach and contribute to the organisations technical best practices. You'll think critically about the frameworks, libraries, tools and directions the team take. The ability to plan out a larger system, analysis and assumptions, suggesting technologies and justifying those decisions. And you’ll have a solution design mindset, understanding the why, thinking about larger scale implications as the product grows and evolves.
You will also come with and utilise your experience coaching junior developers.

About you – your experience will see you bring experience:
  • Building & operating pipelines with Kafka Source and Sink Connectors in a clustered architecture.
  • Building & operating fault tolerant Kafka Stream apps for data enrichment and aggregations.
  • With designing & building for end-to-end high performance and resilient event driven systems
  • Preferred: Data Modelling for event payloads using the transactional outbox pattern
  • Preferred: C# experience
  • Preferred: AWS ECS, Kubernetes and/or infrastructure architectures for distributed data processing applications
  • Preferred: CloudFormation, or CDK, or Terraform to build AWS cloud microservices.

What Next?
To confidentially apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Please apply with your CV in WORD.

For further information on this role contact Megan Luttrell on 0480180307 OR you can also send your CV directly to

It is preferred, if you do want to call, that you also apply so I can bring up your CV to discuss the fit