DevOps Engineer – Cassandra

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DevOps Engineer – Cassandra

South Dublin



Ref: E10180SCG

Job Description

Excellent South Dublin client looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis. This candidate must be an expert in Cassandra.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work as part of the DevOps team
  • Install, administer and maintain Cassandra at enterprise level
  • Design, build and maintain highly available Cassandra clusters
  • Monitor, scale up/down, roll out new updates of Cassandra clusters
  • Conduct performance and failing testing to find areas for improvement
  • Work with Cassandra in several environments (on premise, AWS, GCP, Azure or Kubernetes)
  • Use/Develop automation tools
  • Act as a Level 3 technical escalation point of contact
  • Secure Cassandra implementation
  • Implement observability infrastructure using Filebeat, Metricbeat, Winlogbeat, Heartbeat, Functionbeat, LogStash, Cassandra and Kibana
  • Participate in an on-call rotation and other duties as defined by management

Experience Required

  • At least 2 years of experience with Cassandra
  • Strong knowledge of Cassandra
  • Practical Experience with Infrastructure as code tools.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Excellent attention to detail and works effectively with a fast-growing organization.

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Experience in building and administering Cassandra platform using open source tools and command line utilities
  • Experience in managing Cassandra Indices and Index Lifecycle Management
  • Experience with log aggregation and metric collection
  • Operating System: Linux
  • Programming logic, Shell script, Python
  • Version control system: Git
  • Network Protocols, with an understanding of LAN/WAN networking and communications.

Educational Requirements

  • 3rd Level Degree in Computer/engineering or related experience

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Employee Private Healthcare
  • Life Insurance
  • 21 days annual leave increasing based on years’ service
  • Pension – employer matched contributions 5%
  • Long Term Illness Insurance (Income protection)
  • Free parking
  • Some remote work
  • Weekly Friday office breakfast
  • Bike to work and Commuter Ticket Scheme

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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