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Cognizant
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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Cognizant
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Technical Lead
Job Description

Job Title:
API/ Microservices Lead/ Architect

1. Job Summary - highlight project details/what is exciting about the role :
We are looking for highly knowledgeable, self-motivated individual who can work alone and build systems from scratch to finish. An individual who has past experience conceptualising and realising migration of functions/ capabilities from old monolithic systems into microservices architecture.

2. Key Responsibilities - list what the person will be doing on a day to day basis:
  • Deliver architecture, solution design and build API/Integration solutions leveraging microservice architecture
  • Provide Integration Patterns, deep understanding of SOA/ microservices design principles and best practices with a focus on API and Integration across enterprise systems.
  • Bring expertise in SOAP Web services, RESTful and RAML. Should have experience of API/ microservices bundling and lifecycle development and management.
  • Provide architecture direction and design prescriptions which will help to create core patterns, frameworks and standards which would be leveraged throughout the project development life cycle
  • Participate in solution design and development activities include working on creating API/Service specifications, RAMLs, Design and build necessary frameworks & utilities, develop APIs and Integration services from an approved project features and enhancement.
  • Apply proper programming standards, documenting major changes from core functionality, etc.


4. Job Requirements
As per the 2006 Age Discrimination Act please do not specify number of years experience. Use words like Extensive, Strong, Good, Fair

Essential Skills:

  • A strong background working in the capacity of IT Solution Designer / Architect in large corporate environments
  • Experience working in integration projects (API's)
  • Strong experience working with senior business stakeholders on design initiatives
  • Medium to large enterprise system design and execution experience.
  • Expert in data modelling, database design along with SQL & Non-SQL DBs.
  • Expert level knowledge/experience in Micro-services design and experience in monolith to micro services migration is preferred.
  • Event mesh, circuit breaker experience.
  • Experience with multiple API gateways used in enterprise.
  • Deep knowledge of Cloud, Docker, preferably with certification and micro-services, distributed programming
  • Good understanding of design patterns
  • Logging/reporting/eventing system experience - Splunk, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana
  • Concurrent/Parallel programing experience in Java
  • Security domain experience with good handle on Cryptography packages/APIs
  • Intermediate in automation, testing and expert in tooling
  • Basic knowledge/skill set with web front ends and dashboards
  • Experience working in Agile environments
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
Nice to Have Skills .

  • React.JS/Angular.JS
  • Node.JS, and NPM or YARN
  • Experience with Openshift, Kubernetes, Service Mesh
  • Experience with event streaming technologies viz. Kafka, Solace
  • Experience with either Apigee, API Connect or Kong will be beneficial
Qualifications:

  • AWS and/or GCP Certification
  • Java certification




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