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Kafka Developer

Job ID: R0041124 Location: Singapore, Singapore
Full time, Fixed Term / Temporary
Thales people architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. Our Rail Signalling and Communication systems are used on metro lines across major cities, and 72,000 kms of route, 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems. Together We deployed the first-ever nationwide ticketing system which processes over 50 million ticketing transactions in 100 cities daily.

Thales in Singapore has been present since 1973, providing state-of-the-art solutions for customers in the aerospace, defence, security and transportation markets. Today, Thales in Singapore employs over 600 people and is home to all regional avionics services, a ground transportation integration centre, and regional innovation hub.

Main Responsibilities

  • Analyse sub-system and customer requirements 
  • Design, code, unit test and debug applications
  • Develop a system integration bus using Confluent Kafka, connecting various interfaces
  • Thoroughly document design to ensure the applications are supportable, maintainable and trainable for end-users.
  • Contribute to technical architectural design and reviews.
  • Ensure all work adheres to Thales software development methodologies and processes
  • Provide strong and timely support to IVVQ team and Site deployment

Essential Skills & Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of work experience
  • Proficiency with Confluent Kafka and Java in Linux environment
  • Proficiency with RESTful services: APIs and integration services
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Experience with designing and building scalable systems
  • Experience with message or event oriented middleware like ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ
  • Experience in scrum/agile software development methodologies
  • Knowledge of Scala
  • Experience with Angular JS, Node.JS and Javascript
  • Experience with tools: JIRA, Git, GitExtension
  • Experience with continuous integration (e.g. Jenkins) and code management repository tools like GITHUB
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 65,000 employees in 56 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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