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Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 213952 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a API Architect to join our team in Dallas, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).


  • Impact the engineering\operation function by influencing decisions through advice, counsel or facilitating services and hands-on Development
  • Responsible for migration to Apigee on Prem from IBM API Connect, Drive Integration
  • Serve as a technology subject matter expert for internal and external stakeholders and provide direction for all firm mandated controls and compliance initiatives, all projects within the group and in creating a technology domain roadmap
  • Define necessary system enhancements to deploy new products and process enhancements
  • Recommend product customization for system integration
  • Work directly with clients/partner application teams to drive rollout of tools, educate teams, and assist with adoption
  • Identify problem causality, business impact and root causes
  • Exhibit knowledge of how own specialty area contributes to the business and apply knowledge of competitors, products and services
  • Experience in API Products like APIGEE in designing API facades, and designing and implementing API Proxies, and Developer portal
  • Experience in securing APIs using Oauth, SAML, Open ID Connect and etc. Good knowledge on design principles and best practices in implementing REST APIs.
  • Experience working with and writing Swagger definitions
  • Good knowledge on API publication methods e.g. API Products, versioning



Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of IT experience
  • 5+ years as an API Architect (with API governance skills, Apigee Edge Gateway and preferably IBM APIC Connect expertise)
  • 5+ years of experience in designing and developing high volume web services using API Protocols and Data Formats (REST, JSON, SOAP & XML).
  • 5+ years with API Modelling languages and annotation (YAML, Swagger, RAML)
  • 5+ years with message transformation languages like JavaScript, XSLT, and Java


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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