Job Title: API Architect - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm
Job Location: Chicago, IL / Dallas, TX / Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits
"US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time."
- 10+ of overall IT experience with at least 7+ years as an API Architect with focus on Mulesoft
- Candidate must be able to define solutions using Mulesoft based integration.
- Strong experience using AnyPoint platform, CloudHub, Mulesoft ESB and other related technologies
- Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in API management platforms and API related activities: requirement analysis, solution architecture and design, resource-based API modeling, micro-services architecture.
- Experienced in leading and guiding the team on developing solutions that fully integrate and collaborate with existing IT systems to solve complex business solutions.
- Knowledge about API design standards, patterns and best-practices.
- Experience with SOAP, REST web services, integration technologies like ESB (Mulesoft, WSO2, IBM ESB, Oracle ESB).
- Strong experience working on Hybrid cloud environment with one of the cloud platform (AWS, Azure, Google preferred)
- Candidate should have a holistic view of enterprise solutions, taking into consideration operational costs, security, performance engineering, application development, and systems management.
- Candidate should be willing to travel upto 80%
- Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in API security standards and implementation (Oauth, OpenId).
- Expert-level knowledge and experienceapplying current and emerging technology integration solutions and trends including security and regulatory industry requirements
- Expert-level ability to understand overall IT strategy and apply/implement IT strategy in assigned projects/initiatives
- Demonstrated decision-making skills related to implementing integration architecture and design
- Extensive knowledge of integration files formats and canonical structures, transmission protocols and transformation technologies
- Knowledge of Project Management Methodologies
- Knowledge of development practices of integration technologies (ie. Apigee, API Connect, DataPower, Dell Boomi, Mule) is a plus
- Knowledge regarding APIs applied to business: API Economy, Monetization / Billing, Industry use cases.
- Proven track record of acting as SME for Mulesoft and API related projects.
- Knowledge and experience designing and implementing SOA and API Governance.