Senior API Architect - R0008369

Remote SC, USA

Senior API Architect - R0008369

About the role: 

As a Senior API Architect, you will be joining our SKY API engineering team to develop and enhance the backbone of our SKY Developer platform, while working with some of the latest tools and technologies. Our relaxed work environment promotes paired programming, cross team collaboration, efficient communication, Scrum methodologies and TDD principles.


What you’ll be doing: 

  • Evaluate performance of critical application components and optimize them to assure maximum performance and scalability

  • Assist in driving the development effort for End-to-End on-time delivery of high-quality solutions that conform to feature requirements

  • Work closely with the product management, program management, and other team members to coordinate schedules, identify task assignments and provide progress updates at daily standup meetings

  • Perform, design and code reviews for all key application functional components

  • Provide critical thinking, technical innovation and attention to detail when serving as a trusted advisor on your team


What we'll want you to have: 

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering or possess equivalent work experience

  • 6+ years experience with common web technologies such as Javascript, C#, .NET, HTML, AJAX or other equivalent object oriented language

  • 4+ years of experience designing, building, and scaling REST APIs

  • 2+ years of experience working with asynchronous messaging technologies (e.g. Azure Service Bus, Event Hubs)

  • 2+ years of experience contributing in an Agile and TDD work environment

  • 2+ years of experience building software applications in the cloud (Azure/AWS/GCP)

  • Experience with design and implementation of object structures in relational databases


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