API ENGINEER

Job Types

Full-time, permanent

COVID-19 Considerations

We adhere to all Alberta COVID-19 protocols.

Location

Calgary, AB

Who we are:

Competing in a data-driven world, most businesses struggle to capture real value from data and analytics. Data management constraints cause mid-size and large companies to miss key opportunities in the value chain. Companies are left vulnerable to underwhelming performance and encroachment by competitors.

A4 Systems is a world-class team of cyber physical system product developers, transforming quality data into primary competitive advantage. A trusted partner to industries like manufacturing, agriculture, and energy, A4 builds mission-critical SaaS products for customers to achieve breakthrough performance.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Apply best practices in functional areas related to Implementation and Operations Management
  • Maintain ownership of tasks and/or project workstreams while providing instructional guidance to more junior professionals
  • Provide expertise on engagements related but not limited to Operations & Maintenance, Helpdesk Operations, Software and Application Development and Maintenance
  • Perform analysis to diagnose client issues
  • Execute a portion of the project scope, and provide strong subject matter expertise to the tasks or workstreams you support
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the client environment and overall project scope
  • Develop and deploy API solutions using modern DevOps practices and security standards
  • Develop the test automation solutions for API testing
  • Develop best in class design and architecture blueprints based on evaluation of technical and functional requirements
  • Evaluate and select tools & technologies
  • Establish standards and maintain a department-wide body of knowledge on API engineering
  • Design, develop, implement, oversee, and adapt APIs
  • Create any number of individual applications and products
  • Work to make cloud data transfers and tasks more efficient by overseeing the data warehouse as well as ensuring that background tasks perform as expected.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, engineering, or equivalent
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Able to direct multiple team members towards deliverable and milestone objectives with confidence
  • Experience with API Gateway
  • Restful APIs Development in a DevOps environment
  • Java, JavaScript, Python, and Node.js
  • Extensive experience with UML and GraphQL
  • API security engineering
  • experience using Cloud technologies such as Google Cloud Platform or similar
  • SQL & NoSQL databases
  • CI/CD orchestration tools such as Git
  • Source code management systems such as Git or similar
  • An energetic teammate that works to create a positive work environment

Sound like the job for you?

Got what it takes to work with us? Great! Send us a link to your resume or portfolio to become part of our talent pool.

 

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