Elastic and Kafka administrator

Job Type
JPY 7,000,000 - JPY 9,000,000 per year
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


A leading IT service company is looking for an Elastic and Kafka administrator.

If you are a determined self-starter who is committed to continuous improvement in a team-based setting and have the following skills/experience, we are confident that the Cloud Platform Department would make a rewarding home. 



- Design, development and tuning of elastic and kafka platform.

- Testing and bringing into production new solutions and functions for elastic and kafka platform.

- Maintain elastic and kafka platform to run business 24/7.

- Trouble shooting in relation to our elastic and kafka platform.

- Automating everything always.

- Providing best-in-class user support for elastic and kafka platform.


【会社概要 | Company Details】

Our client is a large global Internet service company that has enjoyed sustained growth as they continue to expand their business in various new areas and industries. This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse and international environment in Japan. Our client actively strives to be an equal opportunity employer, and they have many female and foreign nationals in upper management positions. Their brand has also gained global recognition as they sponsor some of the world's most famous sports teams. Our client prides themselves in providing a comfortable working environment for their employees. Engineers are welcome to choose their own setup (Windows/Mac, etc.); whatever makes them comfortable! Free meals are also provided at the company cafeteria. Their chefs work to create exciting new menus and dishes, so employees never get tired of the food!
【就業時間 | Working Hours】
9:00 - 17:30(Mon - Fri)
【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays
【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】
各種社会保険完備(厚生年金保険、健康保険、労災保険、雇用保険)、 屋内原則禁煙(屋外に喫煙所あり)、 通勤交通費支給等
Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), etc.


Required Skills

- Hands-on experience with Linux

- Programming experience with at least 2 languages from the following, Java, Scala, Python and Bash

- Working experience as an administrator of kafka, elastic or nifi.

- Experience with DevOps tools and technology such as Jenkins, git and chef.

Preferred Skills

- Knowledge of and/or experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes.

- Experience with streaming frameworks such as SparkStreaming and/or Flink

- Experience with a major Hadoop distribution (HDFS, Hive/HiveLLAP, MapReduce, Spark on Yarn)

- Experience working with a BI Platform

- Experience with KVS, such as HBase, Couchbase, Cassandra, Redis