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Senior Software Engineer - API Development and Integration

Company: Mindteck
Location: Durham
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

We are currently sourcing for a Lead Software Engineer to work at Client location.

Lead Software Engineer

Are you interested in serving the needs of millions of customers by building best-in-class API capabilities which help deliver experiences in financial planning, investing, and retirement? Our Digital Capability team is looking for solution-based engineers with a passion for developing easy-to-use, customer focused APIs and capabilities which power Client web and mobile experience platforms.

The Purpose of Your Role

Our teams build APIs and Digital capabilities that support Client large scale digital presence. You will help us design and develop re-usable APIs that focus on customer experience needs and optimize quality and deployment practices. You'll chip in to the entire development lifecycle from concept to deployment as a member of an agile, multi-functional team.

You will have the opportunity to share your technical knowledge to help strengthen our engineering community and further pursue your own learning of new technologies and platforms. We're looking for software engineers that enjoy a collaborative environment and have a passion for releasing high quality software through iterative software development practices.

The Expertise we're Looking For

  • You have a passion for technology and can navigate your way across complex and rapidly-changing landscapes by staying on top of the latest trends and thrive by sharing knowledge.
  • Are a creator, a doer, and a disruptor who will help us solve real-life problems and meet real customer needs. You'll be helping us build things, taking an idea, and creating rapid prototypes that are shippable and learn from real-life feedback.
  • You are a self-starter, who actively challenges status-quo, is curious and not afraid to ask "Why" and "What if"?
  • Care about cycle time and use CI/CD practices, tools to rapidly deploy changes to customers while minimizing risk using practices like A/B tests, blue-green deployments, and feature toggles
  • Design and architect complex solutions on a platform dedicated to high scale processing of large amounts of data
  • Mentor and direct team members on technology and specific design; Own issues and provide end-to-end solutions
  • Collaborate with business and technology collaborators to define and deliver our next generation ecosystem.
  • Partner with various Chapters & Tribes to assist on moving towards a completely automated testing and deployment.
  • Continuously evaluate and prototype emerging technologies within developer & test community to understand business value and feasibility.
  • Help the organization into moving towards a engineering product model based team structure.
  • Digital mindset, and fluent across technology components including API Services development and consumption using modern frameworks and open source technologies.
  • Have good communication skills and technical expertise to drive and participate in meaningful discussions.

    The Skills You Bring

    • Proven hands on software development experience in Java Web services and API solutions.
    • Capability to support critically important customer facing platforms and applications.
    • Expertise in open source streaming products, Micro services and Message Oriented Middleware, and Stream processing
    • Proficient in Java, J2EE, Spring MVC, Spring Core and JavaScript.
    • Deep understanding of API design, including versioning, isolation and micro-services.
    • Experience in documenting APIs using an API documentation framework (Swagger)
    • Experience in innovative tools and methods to enable efficiency, performance and agility through automating DevOps processes, continuous integration and delivery pipelines (Maven, Jenkins, Docker).
    • Solid understanding of developing highly scalable distributed systems using Open source technologies.
    • Knowledge of public and private cloud capabilities including compute, storage, database and analytics
    • Solid understanding of testing frameworks like Junit, Mockito, Spring Test.
    • Knowledge of web application development using Javascript/ NodeJS.
    • Knowledge of relational and NoSQL database management systems.
    • Engaging in working with distributed team of developers in leading standard methodologies for software engineering.
    • Proven teammate with excellent collaboration skills.

      The Value You Deliver

      Digital Capabilities team in Personal Investing (PI) supports applications and tools that provide capabilities like Online money movement, Account management, Bill pay services and Account opening for Client's retail and workplace customers. This position will play a key role in delivering new and enhancing existing digital capabilities to deliver the best customer experience.

      COVID work policy

      Safety is our top priority. Once we can be together in person with fewer safety measures, this role will follow our dynamic working approach. You'll be spending some of your time onsite depending on the nature and needs of your role.

      Dynamic working - post pandemic

      Our aim is to combine the best of working offsite with coming together in person. For most teams this means a consistent balance of working from home and office that supports the needs of your role, experience level, and working style.

      Your success and growth is important to us, so you'll want to enjoy the benefits of coming together in person - face to face learning and training, quality time with your manager and teammates, building your career network, making friends, and taking full advantage of cultural and social experiences Client provides for you.

      What you'll do

      What you bring

      While others say it, we do it: we care. We have great people and we do great work. Just as importantly, we have great relationships with an impressive clientele. Over 1,000 talented, diverse, and career-minded professionals are carving out their role and experiencing a good mix of challenges and opportunities - and we're rooting for them along the way, every day. For more, click:

      Mindteck is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other trait protected by law.

Keywords: Mindteck, Durham , Senior Software Engineer - API Development and Integration, IT / Software / Systems , Durham, North Carolina

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