Uber is currently looking for developers with expertise and passion for developing large scale streaming platforms. Kafka team is a part of Data Platform & Infrastructure team at Uber and is responsible for providing a messaging service that is highly available, durable, and provides end-to-end latency guarantee. Transporting multi-trillion messages a day across tens of thousands topics (and growing), we are one of the biggest Kafka ecosystems in the world. At Uber, we need real-time platforms for real-time business, and Kafka is the heart of Uber's real-time data analytics platform. Our mission is to architect, develop, and deploy world-class big data systems to empower every tier of our incredibly fast growing company. In this role you will have opportunity to work on Kafka open-source codebase and scale Kafka service for operability, efficiency and security.
Under the hood experience of Kafka technology, contribution to its source code, and being a Kafka committer is a plus.
Data Platform & Infrastructure team is responsible for building out the required reliable/scalable data platforms that serves petabytes of data. We heavily leverage Kafka/Flink/Hadoop/Hive//Spark/… to build distributed systems required to serve data to the rest of the company.
Individual will be working with a team of stellar colleagues, and contribute to the next generation of intelligent data services that will have a profound impact on how we march towards the vision of of Uber's data driven, real-time marketplace. Working on data at Uber now, is an exciting opportunity as we need to balance the company's needs to move fast today while continuing to create platforms that will be leveraged for the products of tomorrow.
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