Verizon Senior API Developer in Piscataway, New Jersey

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon API Platform Engineering team is looking for an experienced API Policy Developer. You will be responsible for developing API Proxies and Policies in adherence to the API Specifications and Standards developed for the Verizon API Platform. You should be willing to challenge designs when efficiencies or errors are found to ensure the best API proxies are delivered. You will ensure code is tested with pre-developed test scripts prior to moving forward with deploying API Proxies.

  • Working with software development teams to gather requirements, coach best practices, and set their API strategy.

  • Assisting in design of APIs to core consistent standards.

  • Building and creating API Proxies in Apigee.

  • Developing API Policies & Shared Flows in Apigee.

  • Designing, Implementing & Supporting solutions for API security, authentication, identity management, traffic management, analytics and performance management for APIs.

  • Creating technical guides and examples to coach multiple software development teams on working with APIs and in Apigee.

  • Running test scripts against code to ensure quality delivery.

  • Resolving code issues with urgency.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or relevant technology degree.

  • Five or more years of relevant software or API development experience.

  • Two or more years of experience in REST API development.

  • Two or more years of experience creating APIs and Shared Flows in Apigee.

  • Three or more years of experience working with either Java, Python or Node.js.

  • Experience creating OpenAPI/Swagger specifications.

  • Core tool knowledge for SCM and continuous integration (Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Gitlab, Github).

  • Detail oriented abilities to ensure code meets user stories details.

  • Demonstrated excellent verbal communication skills.

  • SOAP to REST conversion experience.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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