Senior Kafka Developer/Architect – SKDAB211

Job Information

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    Category IT Jobs
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    Posted On Apr 23 ,2022
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    Qualifications Master
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    Employer Name DelonJobs
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Job Description

DelonJobs is seeking to hire a Senior Kafka Developer Architect for a tier-1 bank in Nigeria who will drive all Bank-wide Kafka activities. The individual will work on other tasks as assigned by the Chief Data Officer. Annual salary is NGN 14million – NGN 16million. Candidate must possess a master’s degree in relevant field with minimum of 5 years experience of kafka development and kafka architecture building experience, ideally in retail banking sector. If you consider yourself a match and are interested in this role, kindly send your CV with the job title and code (Senior Kafka Developer/Architect – SKDAB211) as subject to


  • Responsible for full software lifecycle, design anddevelopment of microservices and Kafka solutions. 
  • Knowledge of consumer groups
  • Ensure optimum performance, high availability and stabilityof solutions.
  • Familiarity with cloud environments
  • Strong understanding of relational database concepts(SQL-Server, Oracle), with strong knowledge of big data concepts (Spark, BDC,HDFS, Hbase, etc…)
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills (written and verbal)and an ability to work in a collaborative team-oriented environment Strongunderstanding of Confluent Kafka
  • Experience with Kafka stream data processing
  • Deep understanding on creating, configuring streamapplication topics
  • Experience developing a Kafka Producer API


  • Expertise in building real-time, performant Kafka solution.Monitoring, redundancy, and performance tuning.
  • Hands on experience with Kafka connectors and Kafka connectconverters.
  • Knowledge of KSQL, K-streams, Kafka brokers, zookeepers andKafka Control center is a significant plus.
  • Ability to impact operations and effect change without beingconfrontational.
  • Must demonstrate a deep understanding of API and integrationconcepts and technologies, such as REST, SOAP, JSON, XML, message queues, andintegration pattern/frameworks.
  • Familiar with database and BI/Machine Learning/AI / Big Dataconcepts.
  • Demonstrated consulting skills, with change managementconcepts and strategies, including communication, culture change andperformance measurement system design.


  • MSc in relevant field.
  • 5+ years of Kafka development and Kafka architecturebuilding experience, ideally in the Retail Banking sector.
  • Excellent analytical skills, written and verbalcommunication skills.
  • Strong expertise on Confluent Kafka.