Development Manager

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Kyle Garry

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Development Manager
London Based
3-6 months
Market Rates
Start ASAP

Key Accountabilities

* Manage Nottingham and Minsk-based teams
* Management of all development, support and maintenance activities for key APIs
* Liaise with Product Management, Project Management, Service Management
* Work with key partners, peers and stakeholders to help define and develop the API technology roadmaps
* Plan and prioritise workloads appropriately across the team
* Maintain and support legacy infrastructure
* Provide staff leadership to the API team and contribute to the wider technology leadership team
* Define and enforce organizational standards for API quality

Required Skills

* Experience of leading technology teams
* Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in API management platforms and API related activities: requirement analysis, software architecture and design, resource-based API modeling, micro-services architecture
* Knowledge about API design standards, patterns and best-practices
* Knowledge and hands-on experience in API security standards and implementation (Oauth, OpenId)
* Knowledge regarding APIs applied to business: API Economy, Monetization / Billing, Industry use cases
* Proven track record of acting as SME for API projects
* Knowledge and experience designing and implementing SOA and API Governance
* 6+ years of experience as both a hands-on architect and or software engineer in the

Following domains:

? Knowledge and Experience cloud services and deployment
? Database (SQL server/Oracle/MySQL/MongoDB/Cassandra)
? SOA, EDA, and Design patterns.
? Java, Javascript (ReactJS, AngularJS), HTML5, CSS3
? Knowledge and experience with GoLang a plus

* Extensive experience in communicating with executive leadership and has proven communication skills to work across technical and business teams
* Proven track record of managing technology vendors.
* Strong experience of operating in a quickly changing environment and driving technological innovation to meet business requirements.

Desirable Skills

* Experience of web API gateways such as APIGEE or TYK
* Practical experience of developing solutions hosting within key major cloud providers such as AWS, Google Cloud and Azure.
* Experience of developing cloud based API gateways would be highly desirable
* Knowledge of financial markets and Refinitiv products

If you feel you are suitable for this role please submit your CV at the first instance.