Randstad API Developer in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

API Developer

job details:

  • location:Basking Ridge, NJ

  • salary:$75 - $77 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:653831

job description

API Developer

job summary:

Great opportunity with my Fortune 10 client! The manager will move fast, wants to have someone identified before the holidays. Candidates looking for a long term home will have the opportunity to transition from contract to hire.

EXPECTATIONS: Software Engineer (application development) will engage with various levels of technical expertise and leadership spectrum to identify product development needs, identify solutions, and communicate API product related plans under the Consumer & Eligibility/Claims/Provider/Constituent Communications/Clinical/Wellness&Finance/Cross Domain delivery products. Software engineer will also develop detailed Product (API) code design documentation including API message schemas , Processing Logic, Process Flows, Aggregation, Routing, Transformation, Error Handling logic, detailed source-to-target data mapping and data transformation rules.

location: Basking Ridge, New Jersey

job type: Contract

salary: $75 - 77 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors



  • Implementing API and data streaming capabilities, engineering telemetry solutions, building cloud deployment platforms, and working across fully automated stacks in a CI / CD ecosystem

  • Design and implement product features in collaboration with IT stakeholders

  • Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions

  • Engineer innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business



  • Experience with event driven architecture and technologies

  • Experience with distributed data stores at scale

  • Active in working with emerging technologies.

  • Experience working effectively across multiple functional areas in a matrixed environment

  • 3+ years of progressive software engineering experience

  • 3+ years engineering platforms at scale in public + private clouds

  • Experience working across fully automated stacks in a CI / CD ecosystem

  • Agile DevOps delivery model experience

skills: Technical Skills

  1. Experience writing API's using core Java (utilizing frameworks like Spring Boot, etc.)

  2. Experience with REST API design (including micro-services)

  3. Experience with security appliances (e.g. Layer7, Kong, PingFederate, etc.)

  4. Experience with various frameworks (e.g. Splunk, ELK, etc.)

  5. Experience deploying to Openshift containers using CI/CD pipelines (e.g. Jenkins, XL Deploy/XL Release, etc.)

  6. Plus: experience with Cassandra, Kafka, Prometheus, Grafana

  7. Plus: experience with test case automation

Other skills:

  1. Good written and verbal communication skills

  2. Experience in agile environments (using tools like CA Agile Central)

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