Senior API Architect
£100,000 – £110,000 + 20% bonus
London / Hybrid (~2 days per month)
Absolute Recruit are working in partnership with a high-growth fintech in the banking/payments area to hire a Senior API Architect. They are seeking an experienced Senior API Architect will report directly to the Head of Architecture and be the subject-matter-expert regarding Open Banking and Open API’s.
This is a senior role within the business and will involve working alongside senior business and industry stakeholder groups, including the Technical Design Authority (TDA). The business is ~100 employees at present, with plans to scale to ~250 in the next 12-18 months as they continue their exceptional rate of growth.
The successful Senior API Architect will have the following attributes:
They are utilising cutting-edge development tools and practices, looking to leverage AI and Open Banking/Open API platforms to modernise UK banking. They are undergoing several exciting projects, including the in-sourcing of their software engineering, architecture and devops functions. The role would suit an experienced Senior API Architect or Lead API Architect.
The role is offering £100,000 – £110,000 as a base salary, a 20% bonus, a 12% total pension contribution, private medical, income protection, life assurance and dental. They operate from their modern office in London and though they offer hybrid working, with a need to visit the office intermittently for workshops and on-site meetings (likely to be once every 2 weeks, with a possibility of there being more occasional visits in the initial months).
For immediate consideration, apply today!
Key skills include: Senior API Architect, Open API, Open Banking, ISO20022, Open Data, RESTful API, OAuth2, FAPI, JSON, Java, Docker, GitHub, API Documentation, Security Architecture, Cloud Architecture, Payments, Banking, Compliance, etc.
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