Kafka Lead Developer

Cognizant Softvision

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Full time

Nov 5

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We marry design and engineering language in ways that produce impactful and memorable experience journeys. We partner all the way to continuously improve our clients’ digital maturity. Our Studio network brings the optimal combination of skill, scale, and cost for each stage of the product development lifecycle. And to do this we need great transformational people that want to impact the projects and organizations that they work with. 

We are looking for a Kafka Lead Developer to work with our cross-functional team and join our world-class community of talented experts. Core to this need are expertise in:

  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience architecting and developing solutions with Apache Kafka.
  • 4+ years’ experience with Java on the backend.
  • Experience with deploying services to AWS or Azure.
  • Experience with the Apache Kafka ecosystem such as Kafka Connectors, REST Proxy and ksqlDB.
  • Comfortable with both relational and non-relational databases.
  • While not experienced, have an opinion on Kafka as a streaming ETL pipeline.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in at least one programming language.
  • Proven experience with Apache Kafka.

We are a thriving Community of top technology talent that is globally connected. We Engage, Make, Run and Evolve the technology that makes many brands that you know and love. So let’s take this journey together. No matter where you are on your digital career roadmap, we can help you grow and have fun doing it. 

Cognizant Softvision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No 3rd Party Agency Candidates.


Great globally diverse culture
Flexible work-life balance
Ongoing career development
Relocation opportunities
Competitive Salary

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Cognizant Softvision

We are a leading product engineering company, creating impactful end to end digital products and solutions that connect brands with customers.