6 months ago

Senior Software Engineer – Java, Spring, Kafka Streams at NS8

59% 40 hours / week United States (Remote) $160k - $220k / year
Paid dental insurance

Interview Process

Please include a cover letter with your application.

Our interview process starts with a 20-30 minute call to tell you more about the job, company and get an idea of how you might best help us. If we both feel this might be a good fit, we will schedule a 2-hour interview to discuss your technical expertise in the required areas. After the interview, we will make a decision and typically extend an offer within 48 hours if we're all in agreement this is the right job for you.

Senior Software Engineer – Kafka Streams


  • Build great software in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Design, architect, and build Kafka Streams based applications in Spring and Protobuf3.
  • Build high performance distributed systems solving the challenges associated with large scale distributed systems.
  • Design, build and operate production deployments with a variety of persistence stores.


  • Familiarity with the inner workings of Kafka.
  • Solid working experience of stream processing systems.
  • Understand distributed messaging queueing systems.
  • Deep expertise in Spring/Java AOP.
  • Comfortable working in an agile workflow.
  • Willing to operate and participate in on-call rotation for the services you build.


  • 1+ years working in Spring.
  • 1+ years working with Protobuf.
  • 3+ years working in Java.
  • 3+ years working in Kafka, preferable managing your own infrastructure.
  • 3+ years working in distributed systems/microservices.
  • 5+ years developing software in a professional environment.
  • Masters or Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, or 10+ years developing software in a professional environment.