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Cassandra / Kafka Consultant

City of London, London
£90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Equity
Job Type
Matthew Pearce
10 days ago

Big Data Consultant / DevOps Engineer /Kafka /Cassandra / London / Remote / Reading

I am working for consultancy who are providing consulting services around open source big data technology (mostly Cassandra, some Spark, some Elasticsearch and soon some Kafka).

They have been running a small but hugely profitable operation out of their office in Reading / London.

Due to substancial growth we are now looking to hire another Big Data Engineer / DevOps Engineer / Software Engineer with a focus on Kafka & Cassandra consulting into enterprise level organisations.

We will be looking for a new Cassandra / Kafka consultant, some general details of what we are looking for, to get the conversation started:

Job Title: Senior Big Data Consultant /Software Consultant / DevOps Consultant / Engineer

Expertise: Cassandra, Spark, Elasticsearch, Kafka

Location: London / Remote / Reading


  • Delivering consulting service around Cassandra, Spark, ElasticSearch, and Kafka. This typically includes activities such as installation, configuration, troubleshooting, data modeling, cluster sizing, Proof of Concept, Performance Tuning.
  • Delivering workshops/training
  • Engaging with the community via conferences talk and meetups.
  • Contributing to the consulting team by preparing talks and training materials, as well as developing tools, and knowledge base. Requirements:
  • Development, or maybe even better, DevOps background.
  • Ready to travel across Europe to deliver consulting services and talks
  • Well rounded person comfortable in client facing environments, and ready to take a leadership role
  • General knowledge of cloud environments
  • review of customers Cassandra clusters installation, configuration and usage
  • Give technical talks to meetups, conference, and private pre-sales meeting

London, Reading, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Swindon, Bristol, Bath