API Architects and Developers

London (Greater)
From £34,000 to £74,000 per annum depending on experience
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
API Architects and Developers

Locations: London, Manchester (must be willing to be based at and travel to client sites throughout the UK)

We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience:

Senior Analyst: from £34,000 to £40,000+ (Depending on experience)
Specialist / Team Lead: from £40,000 to £50,000+ (Depending on experience)
Associate Manager: from £47,000 to £60,000+ (Depending on experience)
Manager: from £56,000 to £74,000+ (Depending on experience)

Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 00513599

Welcome to Accenture, one of the world's leading providers of management consultancy and IT services. Are you ready to put yourself to the test on business' biggest challenges? Do you want to work in an environment where the bar is raised every day and high performance is just the entry ticket? Think you're up to it?

Key features of the role

If you join Accenture you can turn great ideas into reality for some of the world’s most dynamic companies. Accenture is an ever-evolving global organisation, which will offer you the opportunity to bring your digital skills to the edge of discovery and the forefront of innovation on an international scale. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an inspiring environment where stimulating and remarkable work is part of daily life.

In today’s fast-paced digitally driven business, an API first strategy is a critical enabler to gaining a competitive advantage. Our Delivery for Digital Interactive practice focuses on helping clients tackle the full breadth of their business challenges. We integrate best in class technology though our extensive network of affiliated companies to deliver a wide range of Digital solutions.

Demand for our API design and delivery services are growing rapidly, and we continue to look for dynamic and innovative individuals to work with us in Delivery for Digital.

Technical Skills

We are looking for individuals with experience in the following skills:

    Architecting and/or implementing complex API servicesExperience with API management platforms e.g. Apigee, Akana, MuleSoft or WSO2Detailed understanding of modern identity standards – OAuth, OpenID Connect, Mobile ConnectPrototyping complex API services with NodeJSDeep understanding of RESTful web services, HTTP, JSON, AjaxFamiliarity with Swagger or RAML
Experience in any of the following would also be advantageous

    Scaling API servicesImplementing Microservices with Java or NodeJSApache CamelDevOps processes and tools like Jenkins and SonarQube
Professional Requirements

    Proven ability to apply analytical and creative thought and translate into technical solutionsProven ability to deliver complex technical activities to tight timescalesProven success in contributing to a team-oriented environmentExcellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Key Responsibilities

Roles in Delivery for Digital adapt to the current business demands and trends and continually evolve. If we were to summarise our current activities:

    Design, develop and implement new and innovative Digital applications that solve specific business problems on desktop, mobile and tabletProvide technical leadership to onshore and offshore developer team members on client projects100% agile delivery with the focus on time to value for our clients before industrialising solutionsArchitect and implement secure solutions for clients on premise and in the cloud, integrating with existing authentication and security frameworks.
What's in it for you?

If you’re looking for a challenging IT career working in a vibrant environment with access to training, and a global network of Digital experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with the latest software and leading-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to build new technical skills on the job.

What we're looking for

Flexibility and mobility is required to deliver this role as there may be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first class services we are known for.

What are the next steps?

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About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2018. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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