Big Data DevOps

Reporting to: Big Data Line Lead


The role

You will be part of the Big Data team that is bringing state-of-the-art analysis techniques to Kindred. You will own and manage the Data Operations work stream that is responsible for provisioning, automation, maintenance and support of the Hadoop and Cloud platform ecosystem.

We work in an Agile way with open communication, trust and compassion always striving to improve ourselves, to learn from other members of the team and to share knowledge.

We are a fast paced international team working around five core tenets - we are individuals united to a common goal, we will challenge the status quo and push the boundaries, we are trusting and always friendly, we innovate through experimentation and exploration - always.


What you will do

  • Provision the Hadoop cluster and complementary tools.
  • Maintain and keep the Cloud platform up and running.
  • Monitor and maintain the ecosystem to guarantee uptime.
  • Automate deployments of application code and configuration changes.
  • Implement security and audit mechanisms to guarantee data security.
  • Support the Big Data deployment and handle incidents.
  • Continuously improve performance of the team and the technology stack.
  • Bring world-class knowledge on processes to ensure data quality.
  • Work closely with development teams, data warehouse teams and other business stakeholders.
  • Impart best practice learnings to the wider Big Data team.


Your experience


  • Strong experience in Linux system administration and Hadoop platform setup, monitoring, maintenance and support. Received HDP CERTIFIED ADMINISTRATOR or CCA Administrator certification.
  • Clear hands-on experience of using Kerberos, LDAP and Active Directory 
  • Experience in programming in Bash and Python, and preferably Java
  • Experience in maintaining and deploying application on Spark, Storm, Kafka, HBase and Cassandra
  • Experience using Splunk for system monitoring.
  • Deep understanding of real-time data processing concepts with knowledge of the industry best practices.
  • A keen mind with an appetite for problem solving
  • Managed a distributed Dev Ops team, preferably worked with an outsourcing company.
  • Passion for open source technologies and a desire to apply them to large volumes of data. 
  • Experience in Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience using SQL to manipulate data in relational databases
  • Experience on AWS Cloud. Received certification. 


Application process


Click on the "Apply Now" button and complete the short web form. Please add a covering letter to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation.  Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon.

Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, age, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework.


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25 - 30 Days Holiday
Private Medical
Wellbeing Allowance
Fresh Fruit
Free Breakfast Friday's
Premium Parental Leave
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3 days CSR leave
Anniversary awards
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