• Location: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul
  • Date Posted: 15th Apr, 2021
  • Reference: Sol Arch - MN


API Solutions Architect | $130K, 15% Bonus

Role / Responsibilities

As an API Solution Architect, you will be one of the key owners of an API-led integration services to the entire IT technical community. You will employ API management and implementation best practices hands-on while coaching and mentoring team members, to build a first-class API and Event Driven practice at Ecolab.
  • Own the ERP integration services API products - the most mission critical API products in Ecolab.
  • Evolve a set of first-class API products for application developers to discover, request, and use for their rapid application development of near real time event driven applications.
  • Collaborate closely with backend system owners (SAP, Oracle ERP, etc) to encapsulate system service implementation and complexity, while clearly establish service interfaces and SLA.
  • Begin mentorship and guidance of junior team members and help to build out our global API product team
  • Continue to lead technical teams through multi-phased delivery projects and provide hands-on delivery guidance to influence standards for development, governance, and operational life cycle
  • Evangelize frameworks, project deliverables, best practices/policies and implementations to internal team members
  • Identify ongoing risks and pain points throughout project experiences and contribute to developing and implementing internal mitigation measures to meet the organization's needs
  • Evangelize, train, coach, and mentor team members on hard technical skills and soft skills
  • Lead development of technical brown bag sessions and publish/facilitate reusable content to the team
  • Deliver architectural blueprint documents and capture requirements to influence the strategic direction of our projects and lead internal customers through solution design




Qualifications
  • Extensive experience leading development teams and architecting solutions
  • Experience with full-stack application architecture and development experience in larger scale web and/or mobile applications using a combination of .net or Java, Angular, React, Node.js and various databases
  • Designing and building OAS APIs and managing them in an enterprise APIM platform
  • Experience managing and scaling APIs operations
  • Knowledge of Enterprise IDP services like SSO, OAuth2, Hashing, SAML, etc
  • Designing cloud native solutions with built-in system security, reliability, scalability, and traceability
  • Experience with CICD and Agile product practices, Azure DevOps a plus
  • Experience working with cloud native development in AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Experience with one or more on-premise/SaaS packaged COTS (Commercial Off-the-Shelf) solutions for ERP, CRM, e-Commerce, or mobile (e.g. Salesforce.com, NetSuite, Oracle, Siebel, SAP, WorkDay, etc.)
  • Experience with Kafka, KSQL, Streaming application




Ready to Apply?

Contact me for further information about this position. a.fenimore@frgconsulting.com | 813-437-6973 ______________________________________________________________________________

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