Job Description

ARE YOU READY to step up and take your technology expertise to the next level? 


There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! This is an extraordinary chance to begin a rewarding career at Accenture Technology. Immersed in a digitally-compassionate and innovation-led environment, here is where you can help top clients shift to the New using leading-edge technologies on the most ground-breaking projects imaginable.
 
Intelligence Engineering Services is a high performing team to join! We focus on client adoption of disruptive technologies, technology architecture and providing specialized skills related to integration, custom software engineering, testing, application modernization, agile and more. We help our clients with the most complex projects including working in open web platforms, DevOps platforms as well as intelligent Computing and Architecture enhancement. 

WORK YOU’LL DO 
As a Kafka Developer, you will apply your experience and knowledge in implementing cloud-native event-based architecture using Apache Kafka platform and on-premise or cloud based complementary systems which includes development and support of Kafka integrations, including topics, producers, consumers, Schema Registry, Kafka Control Center, KSQL, and streaming applications. You will contribute to implementation of the application lifecycle — requirements, architecture design, developments and build, integration and release configuration, system testing, production operations, application optimization, and best practices adoption. Throughout these interactions, you will have an opportunity to build strong relationships with customers and build state-of-the-art streaming data infrastructure, in partnership with colleagues.  




Qualifications

WHO WE´RE LOOKING FOR? 

  • Minimum 4+ years related experience in a software development and architecture.
  • Minimum 2+ years in building real-time integrations using Kafka platform.  
Hands on experience with:

  • Provisioning, configuration and operating a Kafka cluster in an on-premise or cloud-based hosting environments (Confluent Cloud, Azure, GCP, AWS, Kubernetes)
  • Implementing custom kakfa event client on java or node.js using kafka.js or librdkafka 
  • Implementing partitioning strategies and configuring brokers, topics, producers, consumers, schema registry, KSQL 
  • Kafka security and encryption
  • Kafka performance optimization and tuning
  • Kafka operations and scaling
  • Creating self-service endpoints/services to allow consistent and self-service access for development and data teams
  • Relational and/or NOSQL Databases
  • Well versed with Java, Spring boot, node.js, REST APIs, micro-services
  • Development experience in data and message bus technologies such as Kafka, RabbitMQ
  • Knowledge of CI/CD DevOps best practices and the tools to implement them such as Git/Gitlab, JIRA/Azure DevOps
  • Knowledge of containerization and related tools such as Kubernetes/Openshift, Docker/Docker Swarm
  • Experience working in an Agile or Scrum environment
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience deploying systems into a Hybrid Cloud environment
  • Experience in designing and architecting hybrid cloud solutions
  • Confluent Certified Kafka Developer or Administrator 
  • Certification in one of the cloud platforms – AWS, Azure or GCP
  
Professional Skill Requirements:
  • Proven ability to work independently, creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent presentation, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Our Commitment to Inclusion & Diversity
 
At Accenture, inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and embedded in our core values. We are committed to creating a workforce where our people can feel comfortable, be themselves and contribute. Like Canada itself, Accenture employees represent a tremendous variety of cultures, ethnicities, beliefs, backgrounds and languages. We offer an inclusive environment regardless of personal characteristics such as ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability. 
 
Requesting an Accommodation
 
Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.
 
If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.
 
Other Employment Statements
It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live.  However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve clients, our employees must be available to travel when needed.

Job candidates are not required to disclose any offence for which a pardon has been granted.


Locations

Ontario - Ottawa,Ontario - Toronto,Quebec - Montreal

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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs such as for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009 or send us an email.

Other Employment Statements

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

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