Back End API Developer

Sopra Steria Recruitment
London (South)
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Sopra Steria Recruitment are now looking for a Back End API Developer to join a fantastic organisation in their modern London offices. Back End API Developer £55,000 DOE great package London or Southampton (with travel to each site 2 days/week) My client are building a state-of-the-art digital home in the heart of London and require a Back End API Developer to write RESTful services which expose eCommerce and product information for front-end developers & mobile application developers creating innovative customer facing experiences. The successful Back End API Developer will be responsible for the back end technical design and build of the micro-services integrating into the company’s systems, optimizing the services for maximum speed & scalability and ensuring security & data protection is built in as standard. To be successful for the position of Back-End API Developer, you must have: · Experience working in agile environment – Scrum, Kanban, and XP, working closely with Product Owners, Business Analysts, QAs and Architects to ensure user stories and acceptance criteria are valid (JIRA) · Vast experience in Back End API Development · Experience with DevOps for API delivery, including CI (ideally Jenkins) · Experience in deploying software to production within a large enterprise for commerce-critical applications · Ability to apply best practices including TDD, Test Automation, SCM with git, coding standards and CI to produce quality deliverables · Experience of patterns to expose enterprise systems such as a read-only replicas using relational or non-relational databases · Software & application development in multiple programming languages including, Java, NodeJS, SpringBoot etc · Experience in deploying to auto-scaling and fault tolerant AWS cloud environments · Ability to craft fit for purpose technical architectures · Experience with SAP, ATG and/ or retail would be advantageous This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the most inventive projects this year working for an organisation that really looks after its staff, fosters innovation and deploys pioneering technologies. Apply for the position of Back End API Developer immediately to avoid disappointment. This job was originally posted as