Job Description :
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Job Title: Apigee Architect Technical Consultant
Location: US-MA-Boston



Currently has a career opportunity for a Apigee Architect Technical Consultant located near any major airport in the US. This role is remote, but may require travel when travel is permissable and safe. This is a two month contract role.

Job Overview:

You will drive all aspects of the software development lifecycle which includes estimating, design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of applications developed for our clients. As a member in our team environment you will collaborate with other solution architects and developers on interpretation and translation of wireframes and functional requirements—leading to production quality applications and solutions for our clients.


Responsibilities:
Lead the technical planning & requirements gathering phases including estimate, develop, test, manage projects, architect and deliver.
Serve as a technical lead and mentor. Provide technical expertise and leadership in the development and continual improvement of Perficient Solutions.
Be responsible for the delivery of sophisticated API Management solutions.
Demonstrate the ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience level.


Qualifications:

APIGEE Edge On Premise (Infra + Development, Customization), APIGEE Hybrid Fundamentals Knowledge
Good hands on experience on APIGEE Portal, Portal customization and integration with APIGEE Edge using, Drupal, NodeJS, JavaScript
APIGEE Microgateway installation, deployment, proxy and custom policy development, NodeJS, Java Script
Design and develop security policies, custom integration with IAM Systems (like Okta, AD, Azure AD)
Build integration with Single Page Apps, Mobile Apps, Third Party Systems using OAuth2, SSO, OpenID Connect, JWT
Good understanding of key based security, certificate configuration , encryption and end-end security principles in app development
Deep understanding of APIGEE Components and infrastructure deployment models, should have done at least one deployment of APIGEE Edge and Microgateway OnPremise installation
Hands on experience of building APIs, proxies, swagger, policies development, custom policy development in APIGEE
Good understanding of API Products, Apps, Analytics and API economy concepts
Experience of implementing security and authorization policies in APIGEE and integration with security tools like Okta, AD, Azure, Auth0, Splunk etc.
Good knowledge of SOA, SAML, SSO, OAuth2, OpenID, JWT, Key base security, certificates configurations, SSH, TLS
Understanding of Microservices architecture and patterns, microgateway (preferred APIGEE), Istio, docker, kubernetes fundamentals
Exposure to concepts of load balancer, firewalls, TCP, TLS, SSH, automated testing of APIs, Jenkins, CI/CD etc.
Candidates with APIGEE Certifications will be preferred
Candidates with experience of any other APIM platform like CA Layer7, Mulesoft, IBM API Connect, Kong along with APIGEE will be preferred
Passionate coders with 3-5 years of application development experience with Java and JavaScript. Node.js and Maven a plus
2+ years of Apigee APIM delivering solid APIs.
Client facing or consulting experience highly preferred.
Skilled problem solvers with the desire and proven ability to create innovative solutions.
Flexible and adaptable attitude, disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments.
Strong communicators who can explain and present concepts to technical and non-technical audiences alike, including high level decision makers.
Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Math, Engineering or comparable major.
Solid foundation in Computer Science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, software design and middleware technologies.
Knowledge and experience in developing software using agile methodologies.