Randstad API Product Lead in New York, New York

API Product Lead

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job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$100,000 - $150,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:569919

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description

Our client, an industry leading eCommerce company is experiencing significant growth and working on building their web applications to be more scalable. The Engineering is what drives the company and you can be part of it. Their websites receive over 100 million visitors annually. They are seeking high performing, dynamic, multitasking API Engineers with solid experience. You will have the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology as they go through a re-design.

Responsibilities:

  • Solid understanding of the features and benefits for existing applications and become the go-to expert on the API methods

  • Propose and/or design technical solutions, which could include mock-ups and documented work flows

  • Provide proactive support to internal and external partners building applications

  • Deliver web-based demos as needed to support development initiatives

Requirments:

  • 2+ years of Web development experience, ideally in the .NET stack

  • Experience in a high traffic eCommerce company

  • 1+ years of product management experience

  • Familiarity with JSON, SOAP and XML APIs and web services

  • Experience developing against APIs using REST concepts

  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

  • High level of customer service ability

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills

  • Experience writing clear and accurate design specifications

  • Ability to work individually and within a highly collaborative team setting

  • Experience with multiple development platforms

  • BA/BS Degree (Computer Science/Engineering majors preferred)