Lead API Developer

Realogy Holdings Corp   •  

Danbury, CT

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago

Job description

This individual is expected to be very experienced in developing RESTful APIs, preferably in an Amazon Web Services environment using Lambda functions, API Gateway, and a framework like Serverless

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the Design and building of RESTful APIs using Node.js and Typescript in an AWS environment (Lambda, API Gateway, Serverless, EC2, Express MongoDB).
  • Participate in a highly functional agile team responding to ever changing environment.
  • Interact with front-end developers to make sure API endpoints provide the appropriate data for various applications.
  • Develop work estimates as part of Scrum planning.
  • Mentor other technical scrum team members as needed.
  • Establish and use a modern CI/CD pipeline to enable delivery of API's at a rapid pace.
  • Ensure the scalability, stability, and security of the software you produce
  • Lead design and code reviews.
  • Lead conceptual design/architecture activities.
  • Lead formal code review for other team members

Education / Experience Requirement:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • At least 8 years experience building web based applications, at least 3 years of experience with Node.js/MongoDB
  • At least 3 years leading an enterprise development team.
  • Extensive experience with Node.js/JavaScript, MongoDB/Mongoose, and Express
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2, Lambda, API Gateway, etc...).
  • Experience working in an Agile development
  • Experience using REST principals in building API's
  • Experience with API design using OpenAPI (Swagger) specifications
  • Strong working knowledge of Git + Git Flow, Jira, BitBucket, CI/CD
  • Expertise with automated unit + integration testing in Javascript
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • A history of self-learning, and personal development