API Solution Architect.

  • technology
  • permanent
  • London

API Solution Architect

Develop is partnering with one of the UKs largest retail banks, embarking on a significant transformation to enhance the services provided to their customers, with technology playing a pivotal role in driving this change.

Your Impact: This is a brand-new and dynamic role focused on supporting the development and communication of a coherent technical and architectural vision for large-scale projects particularly in their payment team.

Key skill set/experience required for API Solution Architect:

  • High level design for ISO-20022 based APIs for payments.
  • Reverse proxy (nginx).
  • High level design for REST and SOA services.
  • Synchronous and asynchronous APIs.
  • Defining design best practice for developing idempotent services, resilient design for APIs (e.g. rate limiting, throttling, circuit breakers, automatic failover of Kubernetes services following availability zone outage).
  • Proficiency in tools and methodologies for architecture development, ensuring consistency and efficiency in design practices.
  • Kubernetes.
  • Kafka.
  • DNS (AWS Route53).
  • AWS load balancer.
  • Deep understanding of cloud services, including their advantages, limitations, and best practices for migration and integration.
  • Strong knowledge of security protocols, privacy standards, and testing methodologies to ensure the delivery of robust and secure solutions.
  • Familiarity with agile ways of working and ceremonies is advantageous.

This is a hybrid role which requires you to attend the office x2 a week in either London, Bristol or Edinburgh.

What We Offer You:

  • £60,000-£70,000.
  • Hybrid and flexible working arrangements to promote a healthy work/life balance.
  • 5% bonus.
  • 13% Pension.
  • Private Medical cover.
  • Discounted Gym membership.
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • A diverse, collaborative, and energizing work environment.
  • A commitment to inclusivity, where everyone feels valued and has equal opportunities.
  • A fulfilling career with ample opportunities for growth and advancement.
Jack Golding