Job ID:
System Architect
Job Description
Skills/ Must-Haves : * 10+ years of experience in the US * APIGEE is primary * API Architecture and development skillset * API Orchestration / Transformation * API Data Model definitions * Must be comfortable traveling to Atlanta as needed if not residing there - please include in submittal that you've spoke with the candidate about this and whether or not they would be comfortable traveling to Atlanta (how frequent and when travel would start is unknown at this point)Job Summary: We are seeking a Senior Apigee API Architect to join our team of bright thinkers and doers. You will provide solution architecture for the business problem, define strategy and roadmap, platform integrations with third party services and ecommerce marketplaces, designing and developing complex features for business needs. You will collaborate with some of the best talent in the industry to create and implement innovative high-quality solutions, contribute in a variety of roles in thought leadership, mentorship, systems analysis, architecture, design, configuration, testing, debugging, and documentation. You will challenge your leading-edge solutions, consultative and business skills through the diversity of work for a forward-looking solution. Key Responsibilities: You know and understand the legacy monolithic architecture and how to convert to a more modern API based architectures that are highlight scabble, easy to use and flexible to support many third-party ecosystems. Lead projects within architecture. Work with Product Owner/Business Analysts to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and release features Facilitate technical workshop sessions/discussions with medium to large teams to drive alignment on the technology architecture and solutions Drive Proof of Concept (POC) and Proof of Technology (POT) evaluation on interoperable technology platforms Use Apigee recommended best practices, recommend solutions with strong security mechanisms and highly scalable and reliable architecture models Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, roadmapping, scoping and creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities, through to continuous delivery to production. Liaise with India team and clients for resolving technical dependencies, issues, and risks during the implementation phase Demonstrate broad solutions technical leadership, impacting significant technical direction, exerting influence outside of the immediate team and driving change. You will provide technical leadership and are quick to establish and leverage relationships to deliver excellent results. Required Skills and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience At least 8 years of experience in technology consulting, enterprise solution architecture, API strategy and modernization of API ecosystem. Experience in defining roadmap of API ecosystem and API product comparison/fitment matrix for the large enterprises Good understanding and experience with large ecommerce marketplaces (like ebay, amazon, shopify,etsy, etc) and ecommerce webstores. At least 4 years of experience in Enterprise Integration/Middleware Solutions, API Management in building solutions and architectural frameworks. At least 2 years of experience in API Development and Strategy Extensive project experience with designing and implementing APIs using Apigee Edge At least 2 years of experience in implementing API Security and Access Control (OAuth/SAML, Web SSO, SSL etc.) Knowledge of API best practices and performance tuning API Analytics - generation of custom reports and integration with external tools like Splunk Developer portal setup and customization, self-service partner enablement for APIs Knowledge of build and deployment methodologies with Apigee across environments Experience in API Administration and Session Management best practices Strong knowledge of Apigee component architecture and implementation configurations Experience setting up Apigee Edge environments and configuring various components High availability, load balancing and failover configurations with Apigee API Support and experience in supporting the Apigee environments and APIs across environments and Knowledge of API governance processes including DevOps/CI/CD Knowledge of health checks and monitoring procedures for Apigee components & APIs Knowledge of other API Management tools and experience in product comparisons with respect to business and technology requirement matrix Prior experience of API integration with large ecommerce marketplaces (like ebay, amazon, shopify,etsy, etc) and ecommerce webstores. Knowledge of the logistics ecosystem in the ecommerce marketplaces. Experience with Payment, Billing enterprise systems and integrations via APIs API monetization strategy and knowledge of various models of monetization.