Solution Architect API Management We are looking for self-motivated Solutions Architect that will lead platform and architecture design for our Enterprise API Management platform team.
In this role you will own Apigee API Management architecture and platform working with other architects, engineers and enterprise architecture practice to drive evolution of our capabilities to deliver business results in high growth direct to our guests.
Who We Are
lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical apparel company up to big things. The practice and philosophy of yoga informs our overall purpose to elevate the world through the power of practice.
We are proud to be a growing global company with locations all around the world, from Vancouver to Shanghai, and places in between.
We owe our success to our innovative product, our emphasis on our stores, our commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we get to make in every community we are in.
Scope of Responsibility
Lead, design, build, maintain and support the Apigee platform.
Define overall API architecture, implementations, integration and deployment of API management platform.
Lead design sessions which cover pilot implementation plan, API Versioning strategy, API Monetization strategy, sets up governance, CI / CD methodology and processes, best practices and guidelines covering Security, Audit, Error handling and logging frameworks, API Design guidelines, etc.
Design and implement API Gateway solutions.
Lead Capacity Planning and Management activities to ensure that the Apigee platform will be able to handle additional transactions in the future.
Help troubleshoot and resolve production issues and lead root cause analysis session related to the Apigee platform.
Facilitate Disaster Recovery exercises to ensure that the team are fully prepared in the event of a catastrophe.
Build relationship with the client application teams to understand their business needs and requirements for the Apigee Platform and coach them on how to use the platform fully.
Provide strong technical leadership and mentor Junior Engineers to acquire Apigee knowledge and more experiences.
Participate in requirements and functional requirements review meetings which involves devising, strategizing, and explaining technical specifications and the way to achieve software solutions.
Creation of Technical Specifications, Design Documents and data mapping keeping in mind the best practices and principles of Integration design and architecture.
Establish best practices and implementation guidelines for Apigee implementation.
Reducing build costs by designing & implementing the reusable assets.
Required Skills, Experience
Experience with managing the full lifecycle of Apigee / API Management solution. This includes creating the requirements analysis, design of the technical architecture, design of the application design and development, testing, and deployment of the proposed solution.
Hands on development in Apigee Platform with deep implementation exposure to policies like Service Callouts, Extensions, Mediation, Security implementations using OAuth, Open ID.
Proven experience in Enterprise Integration / Middleware Solutions, API Management in building solutions and architectural frameworks.
Minimum 5 years of solid IT consulting experience in integration and cloud related technologies and at least 2 years of experience in API Development and Strategy.
Using business SLAs and a technical architecture calculate performance and volumetric requirements for infrastructure components.