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Apigee API Engineer

Chicago, IL 60684

Are you ready to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?

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As part of our Google Cloud Platform practice, you will lead technology innovation for our clients through robust delivery of world-class solutions. You will build better software better! There will never be a typical day and thats why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are unlimited in the ever-changing technology landscape. You will be part of a growing network of technology experts who are highly collaborative taking on todays biggest, most complex business challenges. We will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Come grow your career in technology at Accenture!

The GCP Apigee API Developer role is responsible for the implementation of cloud native APIs built on Google Cloud Platforms (GCP) Apigee EDGE API management platform. The ideal candidate would also be responsible for developing and delivering cloud native API solutions on Apigee to meet todays high demand in areas such as AI/ML, IoT, advanced analytics, open source, enterprise collaboration, microservices, server less, etc. The Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Apigee API Developer will work with customers, cloud partners, and other internal groups to evaluate supporting new technologies and industry specific use cases and architectures based on client needs. Using Google Cloud Platforms (GCP) Apigee EDGE platform, our Apigee API Developer professionals implement state-of-the-art, scalable, high performance solutions that meet the need of todays corporate and emerging digital applications.

Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

Key responsibilities may include:

Designing, build, testing, and leading the development of cloud native APIs using the Google Cloud Platform Apigee EDGE platform

Work within an agile team that includes members with cross-functional skills

Experience designing and leading engineering applications and broader systems and supporting DevOps, i.e management of the process of building software

Oral status and occasional written reports via daily stand-ups, etc.

Continuous learning and curiosity of new and emerging technologies/patterns/methodologies and market offerings that may be of interest to our clients.

Adapt to existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

Understand the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

Use considerable judgment to define solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture. Establish methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum of 3 years of application design and development experience in a cloud environment

+ Minimum of 2 years of experience coding REST services and APIs using one or more of the following: Java, J2EE, JSON, XML, Python

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience with Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Apigee EDGE and a passion for learning new technologies

+ Strong knowledge of UI development (JSP, HTML, CSS, Ajax, XML)

+ Strong knowledge of web services (WSDL Soap, Restful)

+ Must have good experience in APIGEE API development through the entire SDLC process

+ Previous Implementation/Delivery experience on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Apigee EDGE

+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. If Associate Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Google Cloud Certified Apigee API Engineer

+ Experience working with Apigee Edge API management platform and Developer Portal.

+ Must have good experience in Apigee API development through the entire SDLC process

+ Good experience in developing API's on Apigee Edge, onboarding APIs to Apigee, and also developing customized policies

+ Strong knowledge/experience of Apigee API design, development, and testing including creating SWAGGER/Open API specs

+ Strong knowledge of the Spring Framework components (Spring MVC, Spring Security), java frameworks, and REST services

+ Strong knowledge of UI development (JSP, HTML, CSS, Ajax, XML)

+ Strong knowledge of web services (WSDL Soap, Restful)

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience in event-driven/microservices in the cloud

+ Experience working with DevOps/CI/CD for application development

Professional Skill Requirements:

+ Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement Requesting An Accommodation Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired. If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter. Other Employment Statements Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

Unless expressly indicated, this role is not open in the state of Colorado.


Posted: 2021-02-17 Expires: 2021-03-19

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