Our client is in need of an API Developer 2 (DIGITAL) for an initial 12-moth contract in Vancouver, BC.
You are a senior backend developer who’s passionate about crafting substantial experiences through well-engineered products. You are a mentor and guiding voice for developers, who can balance day-to-day workload, with an eye for future improvements of your team.
You will be a part of a friendly, cross-discipline agile team who helps each other seek problems across all functions. As a custodian of customer trust, you will employ best practices in development, security, accessibility and design to achieve the highest quality of service for our customers.
Make endpoints for frontend apps and other backend services to use / write wrappers for other API developers
Ability to track the workflow whenever it's needed.
Identify code problems, build solutions and complete code reviews with other developers.
Maintaining codebase and making improvements when necessary.
Logging, error reporting and analytics.
Reviewing accessibility as part of the development process.
Collaborate with other teams to get technical requirements to develop a solution.
Knowledge about database management and architecture (nice to have)
Understand what technologies other teams are using.
Work with designers to help them understand possible technical restrictions
Familiar with Micro Service Architecture.
Maintaining the best security, reliability and performance practices.
Assist and rapidly test solutions for the team.
Develop scalable solutions with performance and security in mind.
Ensure cohesive experience across multiple devices.
Responding to incident management calls 24/7 on a on-call schedule to identify production issues and provide resolutions
What you bring:
A passion for new technologies, you’ve kept up to date on top trends and love to bring new ideas to your team
Experience in architecture of microservices
Expertise in writing RESTful APIs
Experience with incident management
Experience using Node.js
Familiarity with building and implementing unit and integration tests
Willing to work, on occasion, with SOAP APIs
Familiarity with security and authentication standards such as OAuth & JWT
Experience working in an Agile or Scrum environment
Must have skills:
1. API Development Experience (RestfulAPIs/SOAP APIs)
2 NodeJS Development experience
3. Unit Testing/Integration Testing/Incident Management Experience
4. Microservices development/architecture experience
Nice to have skills:
1. Security and Authentication experience (Using OAuth & JWT)
2. Agile/Scrum Experience