Lead API Architect

Key Responsibilities 

  • As Lead Architect, individual will be responsible to lead team of API Architects
  • Accountable for the delivery of architecture and engineering projects that fall within the
    scope of the API Platforms
  • Responsible to evaluate, guide and ability to provide the Architects team towards
    integration solutions in line with the business requirements, best practices, pattern
    establishment/en- forcement, etc.
  • Lead the architectural designs and development of REST APIs using API gateway products
  • Enforce and maintains compliance with Enterprise Architecture, Technology Standards, and
    Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Planning and CoE best practices.
  • Participates in the definition of Functional/non-functional requirements and ensures that
    the APIs design & architecture supports CoE policies.
  • Close engagements with key stakeholders including CoE counterparts, Product Teams,
    solution architects, SMEs, Security architect
  • Manage and mentor multiple technical and functional architects, providing technical
    guidance and leadership


  • Graduate degree in Computer Science or a related area
  • Having 15+ years of experience in Integration architect role mainly around
    marketplace/ecommerce/Digital BSS solution with API first design.
  • Understanding of typical telco domain, users, journeys and processes
  • Experience architecting solutions transforming internal services to external industry
    standards (MEF & TM Forum)
  • Deep understanding of industry standard API design practices, API Governance and be able
    to apply them to design and implement robust and scalable APIs that meet business and
    technical requirements.
  • Proven experience in leading and managing technical teams.
  • Experience defining and Managing enterprise level API landscape (Internal and External APis)
    in line with TMF Open APIs
  • Experience/knowledge in cloud based platform (Anthos, AWS, OpenShift etc.) and
    integration technologies/products and platform (Kafka, Web services, REST APIs, GraphQL
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to analyze complex technical
    issues and provide solutions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively
    with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience in designing solutions using Methodologies like Miscroservices or SOA based
    architect defining integration patterns for APIs and Event driven architecture.
  • Experience with agile methodologies and DevOps practices.
Job Category: Software Development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Bengaluru Chennai Hyderabad Pune

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