Shopify has been hard at work building and scaling its data pipeline. We produce billions of events every day, and we want to be able to do more with it.
We use Kafka to act as the plumbing for our blazing-fast, scalable, and reliable publish-subscribe messaging system. It is used to power systems like our Elasticsearch multi-
datacenter replication technology, merchant facing reports as well as our entire logging and analytics pipelines. We’re looking for a Kafka Engineer who can help the team become more productive by building more automation and better internal tooling for Kafka.
Ideally you’re a junior engineer that we can help grow into the role, but we won’t turn you away if you have a lot of experience and are a great fit.
Just a quick note : there is an on-call component to this position. We fix things right when they break, even if it means doing it in our jammies.
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