Job Description :
Position: Apigee Tech Architect

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Job Type: Contract


A min of 12+ years of IT experience of which the last 8 years needs to be on Integration.
A min of 4+ years of Architecture experience on any integration products with a clear understanding of SOA principles.
A min of 2+ years experience on Architecting, Designing Apigee based engagements.
APIGEE certified professional
Implement API management solutions using Apigee to include API proxies, rate limiting, security, analytics, monetization and developer portals
Design and developed API specifications.
Knowledge of Apigee On-Prem & Cloud
Ensure code and design quality through the execution of test plans
Develop coding standards, methodology and repeatable process
Facilitate development and communication of solutions to technical and business stakeholders
Identify technical dependencies and roadblocks proactively and work with cross-functional teams to remove them
Experience building and delivering Proofs of Concept (PoCs) independently and effectively
Collaborating with API engineers and backend engineers to improve the quality of APIs and assist in establishing best practices / processes across our products.
Proven Experience in a Senior API developer role and delivered multiple API engagements leveraging Apigee API gateway.
Understanding of Microservices approach of conceptualizing solutions is a very big plus.
Good to have hands on development experience in JAVA & open source technologies
Knowledge and experience on Other API technologies is added advantage.
Experience with Continuous Integration Tools like Jenkins & TFS
Participating in peer code review process to keep code quality high.