Backend Developer - API Expert

SwissGulf Partners
West London, London
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Backend Developer/Project Manager - London Chiswick

A global travel group are looking to add a Backend Developer/Project Manager to the team on a 12 month FTC basis.

The Role:

  • Lead the development and implementation of the B2B API for the groups global partners
  • Effectively manage the company’s Systems Software Provider on identification and resolution of API technical issues
  • Define a cohesive global plan for B2B API delivery ensuring internal and external partner engagement
  • Ensure optimization of the technology for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ensure implementation of security and data protection
  • Work with strategic partners and provide first line pre- and post- integration support for XML clients at global level
  • Work closely with internal Front End, eCommerce, IT, Marketing and Sales teams for successful implementation and change updates

The Skills Needed:

  • 5 years+ experience in a development role
  • Expertise in server side languages (Java, .Net, Node), backend tools (MySQL, SQL Server, SOAP) and version control
  • Understanding of PHP
  • Understanding of frontend technologies including: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, Bootstrap and JQuery
  • A team player, keen on collaboration while being self-motivated
  • Experience communicating and working with 3rd party vendors

The Package:

The salary on offer for this role is up to £60,000 plus benefits.

Please note this role is a 12 month Fixed Term Contract (FTC).

The closest stations would be Chiswick Park or Gunnersbury.