We are currently looking for Integration (API) Evangelist in India for our offices in multiple locations & remote working.
We are looking for experienced Director Technology/Practice Head to work on critical application & product development. You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering team.
Define the overall API strategy and establish the long term strategic goals for Service Catalogue, API platforms and Portals.
Coordinate all activities related to API Practice building which includes but not limited to (Hiring, Firing, Training, Target Utilization, Revenue Generation, Bench Management, Capability Building, Rotation, GTM capability). Actively demonstrate differentiable thought leadership in APIs, Integration & API Management
Provide MuleSoft advisory services to help customers in achieving their business & IT goals by creating API and Industry specific solutions.
Serve as a strategic advisor to customers, driving enterprise discussions to enable their digital transformation journey using MuleSoft platform.
Develop integration maturity paths for customers by providing guidance around common patterns, governance, shared infrastructure, technical leadership and other best practices.
Define and establish Centers for Enablement (C4E) for customers
Provide API architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps in enterprise integration domain with focus on MuleSoft, APIGee, MDM tools and other Integration platforms.
Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions.
Develop and provide quality review of Proposals and Statements of Work
Facilitate pre-sales discussions with the client
Participate in the overall leadership of the business unit and support the goals of the business unit and Perficient overall
Participate in collaborative business unit strategy / planning and the implementation of key aspects of the business unit’s plans
Actively participate in in EPAM marketing events which may include public speaking events at conferences, webinars, etc.
Work closely with application solution architects to maintain and ensure best practice paradigms and provide solution recommendations as appropriate
Partner with the shared services team to build self-service integration and DevOps capabilities.
Participate and work with corporate wide technical committees to influence technology direction, build consensus and architectural decisions.
Enforce Organizational standards for enhanced cross domain governance
Offer technology solutions through the use of the APIs to enable direct business service integration
Document the existing legacy services, define, transform and enforce REST API best practices
Assess and determine governance, stewardship and frameworks for managing APIs across the enterprise.
Ability to go-in depth on the technology stack, across different technologies to understand the end to end integration hooks and system interfaces.
Own and drive the API strategy across the various lines of businesses
Partner closely with product and development teams to craft great digital experiences.
Assess the existing service capabilities and actively participate in code reviews to attain the highest quality service standards
Provide architectural leadership to product and development teams to follow best practices
Develop and maintain strong working relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders across divisions to maximize program effectiveness and influence.
Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development.
Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science
15+ years of work experience in technology
5+ years as an API Architect with focus on diverse API management platforms
Hands- on experience with architecting API based solutions using API Management platforms such as Apigee, Mule soft, IBM API Connect
Strong experience with Web Services, Micro services and Asynchronous messaging
Demonstrated skills to influence without authority and stakeholder management
Knowledge of object oriented design and design patterns, and programming skills
Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in API management platforms, Portals and Micro-services architecture.
Knowledge about API design standards, patterns and best-practices.
Experience with SOAP, REST web services, integration technologies like ESB
Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in API security standards and implementation (oAuth, OpenID Connect)
Expert-level knowledge and experience applying current and emerging technology integration solutions and trends
Ability to travel up to 10%
IBM API Connect
Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies
Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications
Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms
Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons
Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects
Focused individual development
Benefit package: Health benefits, Retirement benefits, Paid time off, Flexible benefits
Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.)