Sr. API Engineer in Irving, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 8/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Irving, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    8/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    176338
  • Pay Rate
    $80.0 - $100000.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    512-748-7239

Job Description

Are you a fantastic API Developer?

Is Python or Node.JS your development language of choice?

Do you enjoy working within cloud technologies (AWS, Azure or Google Cloud)?

Do you want to work for a fantastic company that is continually growing and bringing in the newest technologies?

About the job:

The Sr. Technical Lead is part of the Digital Technology Team. They are responsible for executing to both the roadmap and backlog for the product and enhancing the digital experience.

The TL must have a strong and continuously evolving technical mastery of RESTful API development focused on Python and Node.js. This includes actively participating in design sessions and code reviews as well as being capable of contributing to the coding velocity of the developer pool (as needed).

Additionally, the TL will provide a technical point of view on how to grow and improve Client's Loyalty Product APIs and work side-by-side with the Product Managers.  

Sr. Technical Lead is part of the Digital Technology Team. They are responsible for executing to both the roadmap and backlog for the product and enhancing the digital experience.

The TL must have a strong and continuously evolving technical mastery of RESTful API development focused on Python and Node.js. This includes actively participating in design sessions and code reviews as well as being capable of contributing to the coding velocity of the developer pool (as needed).

Additionally, the TL will provide a technical point of view on how to grow and improve Client's Loyalty Product APIs and work side-by-side with the Product Managers.  

About you:

Your areas of expertise span historical practices, best practices and innovations in the development and utilization of APIs (with a focus on Loyalty).  You have a passion for hands-on coding, putting the customer first and delivering an exceptional experience through the creation of extendable and re-usable products.

  • Builds and drives teams, enterprise partners and vendors in delivering innovative digital products through the creation of re-usable RESTful APIs.
  • Ensures efficient execution of overall product delivery by prioritizing, planning and tracking sprint progress. This can include development of shippable code.
  • Actively engages in product and business discussions with a technical eye for feasibility and adherence to overall roadmaps and architectural strategy.
  • Models an environment of strong collaboration and partnership with engineers, domain architects, product leaders, stakeholders and partners to drive execution of roadmap, negotiate changes in priorities and manage communication of impacts.
  • Manages and directs 4 to 6 software developers. Evaluates employee performance; sets expectations and goals for individual staff members; and recruits, disciplines and trains staff.

Qualifications

  • Expert in either Python or Node.js
  • Knowledgeable in cloud platforms (preferable AWS: both traditional EC2 and serverless Lambda), micro-services architecture, CI/CD solutions (including Docker), DevOps principles, message queue systems and background task management.

Does this sound like the right opportunity for you? APPLY TODAY!

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer