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Kafka Platform / DevOps Engineer

  • Location

    Amsterdam, North Holland

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  • Salary:

    €65000.00 - €80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Zulayma Susebeek

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  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-90147_1639733090

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Kafka Platform / DevOps Engineer

Max €80.000,- per annum (excl. secondary benefits)

Are you a technology enthusiast who would likes to solve problems? Someone who is well acquainted with Kubernetes and Kafka, and would like to learn more about these technologies? Are you looking for a next step in your career, but would like to do so remotely?

My client is looking for a DevOps engineer who can join their company and help with their clients' data and cloud transformations. This start-up prioritises technical knowledge and being up-to-speed with the latest developments. They are aiming to build a world-class company with a team of very smart people who are excellent problem solvers. They're expanding their business to the Netherlands and would like to have an engineer on board who is based there.

I'm looking for someone who

  • Knows Apache Kafka from the inside and out, including all of its services.
  • has at least 3 years of hands-on experience with either AWS, Azure, or GCP, and strong experience with Linux compute and storage infrastructure.
  • knows networking technologies: TCP/IP, Load Balancing, DNS, DHCP, routing, etc.
  • also has knowledge and experience with VPN, SSL, Ansible, Prometheus, Grafana.
  • has a strong containerization knowledge (Docker & Kubernetes).

Who is interested in

  • working for a variety of customers: from social media platforms to banking systems.
  • learning more on the job. My client will make sure that you get the needed Kubernetes certifications needed to perform optimally.
  • Working in a team located across Europe with people of different nationalities.

For a company who

  • pays up to €80.000,- gross per annum.
  • already has large clients, despite its size, and is still growing.
  • offers you a fully remote role, training opportunities, on-call compensation, and a company computer.


· Speak English? That's fine. Speak Dutch? Even better!

· Experience with Cassandra, ElasticSearch, PostgreSQL, Hadoop, Spark, Prometheus, Grafana, Java and JVM (for polishing up some stuff), Hashicorp stack

Sound like something up your alley? Sound like your dream job? APPLY NOW!

Not sure and would you like to chat first? Contact Zulayma at 0203058554, or e-mail her at zulayma.susebeek@darwinrecruitment.com

We realize that sometimes we ask a lot, but please apply even if you match 70% of the job.

NB: For this position we can only accommodate engineers with an EU citizenship as we cannot provide sponsorship or relocation.

Keywords: GitHub, Amazon Web Services, AWS, Kubernetes, k8s, EKS, Docker, Site Reliability Engineer, SRE, Python, Data Engineering, Linux, DevOps, Kafka, Ansible, Cassandra, ElasticSearch, PostgreSQL, Hadoop, Prometheus, Grafana, Java and JVM, Consul, Terraform, Vault

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