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Randstad API Developer IV in Detroit, Michigan

API Developer IV

job details:

  • location:Detroit, MI

  • salary:$56.54 - $66.54 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, April 8, 2021

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:832666

job description

API Developer IV

job summary:

Job Description


  • 5+ years of experience and a bachelor's in science, or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Knowledge about API design standards, patterns and best-practices especially Swagger and OpenAPI 3.0, REST, SOAP, MQ, JSON, Microservices etc.

  • Experience in using Apigee Edge and Micro-gateway for development of API proxies.

  • Knowledge of authentication, authorization of services via OAuth 2

  • Test capability SOAUPUI, Selenium, Cucumber, Postman

  • Awareness of software design principles and integration patterns in general and of consuming and creating REST and SOAP web services in particular

  • Past work experience with

  • Java, Spring/Spring Boot, Hibernate

  • Relational and/or non-relational databases

  • JMS, queues, publishing to and subscribing from topics

  • Unit testing with JUnit.

  • JavaScript (NodeJS, ReactJS, AngularJS, Ionic), HTML5, CSS3

  • CI/CD tools Jenkins, Maven, Jira, BitBucket

  • Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum) and cross-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Business Analysts)


Mandatory Skills

Ember 2.x AWS - ECS, route53, api-gateway, CloudFront, ElastiCache Akamai Apigiee Jenkins Pipeline as code experience ( knowledge on how to write and use Jenkins shared libraries) Terraform - ( Infrastructure as code ) Experience with containerizing applications. Splunk Bit Bucket, git, gitlab Openshift as well ( we don't deploy to Openshift, but our microservice app Images builds on Openshift and we run our Jenkins on Openshift which we basically own and manage )

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of OAuth 2 Test capability SOAUPUI, Selenium, Cucumber, Postman AppDynamics ( not mandatory ) SQL Developer, Toad SonarCube, Nexus IQ, Checkmarx

location: Detroit, Michigan

job type: Contract

salary: $56.54 - 66.54 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


  • Capable of API delivery end to end which includes Planning, Design, Development, Testing, and Delivery of API(s).

  • Develop and deploy API policies using Apigee Edge Platform

  • Understand creation and deployment of API led design strategy, API usage framework, and project team API enablement guidance as a core member of the service delivery team.

  • Effectively communicates project expectations, issues, risks, and decisions to project team and business stakeholder related to API implementation

  • Designs, Develops and prototypes cloud deployed, and DevOps enabled scalable solutions to business problems in alignment with the architecture direction and standards.

  • Implement common APIs based on architecture guidelines and framework related to logging, authentication, security, error recovery etc.

  • Participate in an agile delivery process, and as part of that help size stories and own, research and recommend new solutions


  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 5 years of experience

  • Education: Bachelors


  • SQL

  • nodeJS

  • Javascript

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