API Lead and Evangelist

placed position
Office: 
Poland
Ref. no.: 
JD9100TF
Field: 
IT
Sector: 
IT

Our client is an international company operating in IT & New Technology sector, with the European Headquarter in Germany. Currently due to the development of new projects the company is looking for senior manager for the position of:


API Lead and Evangelist


Responsibilities:

  • To act as the API Lead and Evangelist, responsible for all API Conventions and Implementation on the Data Platforms.
  • To act as the API spokesperson to the Industry to which the solutions are dedicated, to promote the company API approach and implementation.
  • To support the company Sales and Business Development personnel.
  • Responsible for working with the company Product personnel to ensure commercially viable API conventions for Software Applications.
  • Responsible for working with the company  VP Technology and Director Engineering to create and operate a global high availability of the company Data Platform.
  • To participate in the creation, implementation and operation of appropriate systems internal and external security controls to protect the data, software, and proprietary process
  • To participate in the effort to develop and implement the global Data Platform development strategy.


Requirements:

  • Technical Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience.
  • Management and Project management experience
  • Knowledge of SOA and Web Services
  • Broad technology knowledge and interest in industry trends (Cloud, Security, Privacy)
  • Direct line Management experience including project, people, customer, financial management preferred.
  • API Development experience on any of the API platform (Apigee, 3scale, Layer 7, Mashery, Axway, WS02, Mulesoft) JavaScript and Java, REST, SOAP, JSON, XML, OAuth2, JMeter, Cucumber or SOAP,  UIEclipse IDE, Maven, Jenkins
  • Have and maintain a current knowledge of the state of cloud based technology development, deployment, support on a global basis.
  • High energy with proven ability to lead global development teams.
  • Application and technical architecture design experience
  • Enterprise/ERP solutions design and implementation experience
  • Web services integration experience (e.g. SOAP, WSDL, UDDI, XML)
  • Design, development and process management experience a plus
  • Exposure to a customer-focused, high-end services business model
  • Has worked in Agile scrum methodology and teams
  • Experience in working in multi-location international teams
  • Ability to participate in multiple activities simultaneously and manage a wide variety of tasks with priorities and goals.
  • Desired 7 – 9 years’ experience
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Open for traveling throughout Europe


Offer:

  • Work in international organization with strong It& New Technology background
  • Professional development in international environment
  • Friendly and professional team


If you re interesed ín the offer and you meet the requirements, please send your CV to the following email address: poland [at] targetexecutivesearch [dot] com