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API Architect (64 views)

Brookfield, MN (Remote)
June 21, 2022

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Title                                    : API Architect

Location                             : Brookfield, MN (Remote)

Rate                                    : DOE /If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Duration                             :7 Months

Interview Type                  : Skype or Phone

Job Type                           : W2

Experience                        : 10+ Years

Job Description               :

  • Our development team builds reusable, loosely coupled, scalable, variable driven secure API services and utilities for our internal and external business partners and applications. Our APIs are delivered and supported with consistently high reliability following SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) industry best practices and Enterprise standards. Our technology roadmap leads us to building RESTful, cloud-based services and microservices to live and function in both our on-premise and off-premise cloud infrastructures, all supporting our Credit Card product portfolio.
  • Be a part of transformational change where integrity matters, success inspires and great teams collaborate and innovate. We’re looking for people who want more than just a job – they want to make a difference! We are seeking motivated people who will contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives in our digital transformation journey.

What you will do

  • Contribute to a culture of innovation, collaboration and continuous improvement
  • Design, develop, test, operate and maintain products and enterprise level API services
  • Take full stack ownership by consistently writing production-ready and testable code
  • Make sound design/coding decisions keeping customer experience in the forefront
  • Accountable for ensuring all aspects of product development ensure the safety and security of our customers
  • Embrace emerging technology opportunities and contribute to the best practices in support of the bank’s technology transformation
  • Review tasks critically and ensure they are appropriately prioritized and sized for incremental delivery
  • Creatively avoid delivery issues and delays, avoiding escalation and product shortcomings

Basic Qualifications for Architect

  • 10+ years of experience – Implement and deploy API solutions while demonstrating expertise in a number of areas including cloud computing, API design and development, Public and Private API design and development, cloud messaging, ground-to-cloud connectivity, highly scalable distributed systems. Supports projects and design recommendations that span the entire infrastructure.
  • Contributes to creating strategy and evolvable systems, including guidelines, standards, and policies.
  • Collaborates with business leaders to help define business strategy and align creative information technology systems architecture to support the strategy. This requires a high degree of interaction with business and operations units to understand the functional needs of the system users as well as the various technology teams, both within and outside of ***.
  • Leads a team of engineers to design, develop and implement solutions to integrate with a vendor software package with High Volume Transactions. Multithreading and Performance Tuning will be essential to the success of the integration.


  • Creates design principles and prepares technical and infrastructure architecture deliverables that meet business requirements and customer needs. Work is conducted in accordance to standards and methodologies and is consistent with the target business architecture strategy
  • Participates in product design recommendations that span the entire infrastructure framework.
  • Manage and prioritize the product and feature backlog for your products and APIs
  • Lead a team of engineers for API/Micro-Services solution development and delivery, including hands on development
  • Responsible for program design, coding, testing, debugging, documentation and preparing detailed specifications from which complex programs will be written.
  • Provide application support, which includes problem research, analysis, resolution, and on-call support
  • Work with QA/Testing groups to resolve issues and to ensure software quality
  • Meet with clients to understand their needs and offer consulting services to internal groups.
  • Develop and maintain API’s for multiple lines of business within an efficient Agile SDLC and act as an advocate for the API platform
  • Builds technical relationships with business, operations, and technical teams and leads design efforts that provides innovative solutions and complex architectures
  • Work cross-functionally with various Architects, Engineers, and Product owners across multiple teams in a rapidly evolving environment to translate business needs into API interface and functional requirements

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Developing and supporting APIs and Microservices
  • System and Software development life cycles using Agile framework
  • Experience working for a top tech company or Fintech company (FICO/Falcon Software)
  • Application development tools
  • High volume On-line transaction processing and performance tools
  • Application, System and Performance Testing
  • Business process modeling Technologies
  • Programming Languages: Java/J2EE, Springboot, PL/SQL, COBOL
  • Web: SOAP, REST, XSD, JSON, XML, Apollo GraphQL
  • Data Management: NOSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, Event Streaming Kafka
  • Operating System: Windows, Linux, zOS
  • Information Security Vulnerability Management: Black Duck, Twistlock, Fortify, PRISMA
  • DevSecOps CICD Pipelines: Urban Code Deploy, EDSE Pipeline (Cloudbees Core) aka Cloudbees Jenkins, Rancher
  • Source Code Management: Gitlab
  • Cloud: AWS, GCP, AZURE, Microservices, Containers, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Agile Tools: JIRA, JIRA Align, VersionOne, Confluence
  • Logging, Alerting Tools: Splunk, ELK

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Position Keywords: Microservices, Java, J2EE, Spring, SQL, PL/SQL, COBOL, SOAP, REST, XSD, JSON, XML, GraphQL, NoSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, MS Windows, Linux, Z/OS, HP Fortify, HP, Jenkins, Gitlab, AWS, GCP, Azure, Docker Container, Docker, Kubernetes, JIRA, VersionOne, Confluence, Splunk, Elasticsearch, Streaming, Kafka, Black Duck, Twistlock, PRISMA, Urban Code Deploy, EDSE Pipeline, Cloudbees Core, Rancher

Pay Rate: DOE /If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Job Duration: 7 Months

% Travel Required: None

Job Posted by: Consulting Services

Job ID: 2022-207

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