Technical Lead

Sydney, New South Wales, au
Company: Cognizant
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-07-28 19:15:51

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

    Employee Status : Full Time Employee

    Shift : Day Job

    Travel : No

    Job Posting : Jul 09 2021

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