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Operations Engineer - AMQ Kafka Messaging

Job Title: Operations Engineer - AMQ Kafka Messaging
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/14845/A/KS/050220_1580921563
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Operations Engineer (AMQ Kafka Messaging Linux). Are you a skilled Operations / Messaging Engineer looking to work on complex and challenging data centric systems where you can make a real impact and progress your career? You could be joining a global FinTech that has been recognised as one of Britain's top employers.
As an Operations Engineer you will work on enterprise messaging services, acting as SME. You'll collaborate with development teams to identify and remove bottlenecks, vulnerabilities and single points of failure; carryout performance testing for Kafka and AMQ; monitor and tune the JVM; secure deployments and take care of other BAU tasks (monitoring, performance tuning).

As a senior member of the team you'll help to drive standards and best practice and take ownership of engineering for both platforms (AMQ and Kafka). You'll be empowered to make decisions as part of a collaborative process including business stakeholders.

You'll based in open plan City based offices with a range of facilities and break out areas including pool table and ping pong table. There's a good work / life balance including flexible working hours and the option to work from home for part of the week.
*Strong experience with Kafka or ActiveMQ (AMQ); setting up and maintaining Clusters
*Strong knowledge of Linux OS
*Experience of working in high throughput, low latency technical environments
*Scripting skills with Python and / or Ruby
*Logical mindset with excellent problem solving abilities
*Collaborative, keen to share expertise
As an Operations Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus bonus and benefits package including pension, private medical care, gym membership, season ticket loan and much more.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Operations Engineer opportunity.