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API Engineer

Job description

For a valued client of mine in the Banking sector I'm looking for a API Engineer to get on payroll. 

Hours: 36-40 h p/w
Location: Amsterdam (1) & Remote (4)
Contract duration: 12 months with option for extension for a total of 24 months
Start date: ASAP
Salary: 75-80K p/y


You will be helping developers build and integrate their API's according to the banks best practices and guiding them in their work. You will work in a new team that will only focus on API building and integration. Do you have a passion for this and recognize yourself in the below contact us.

The ideal candidate should have experience in modern programming languages (Java, Python, Node, JavaScript, C# etc.), expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture as well as experience in knowledge sharing, teaching and coaching. Additionally, experience in the financial industry as well as experience in working in large collaborative DevOps teams to achieve organizational goals is preferred. Knowledge of Azure APM infrastructure is also beneficial.

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate strong development skills such as pull requests, code reviewing and peer programming. They should also be able to effectively communicate with stakeholders both inside and outside the organization while ensuring that all tasks are completed within deadlines. The candidate should also have a passion for learning new technologies quickly while maintaining a high level of quality work.


  • Coaching and helping API developers in there development maturity.

  • Development skills, pull requests, code reviewing, and peer programming.

  • Understanding, following and implementing standards and guidelines.

  • Breaking down complex user stories in achievable tasks.

  • Adding business meaningful knowledge to our API landscape

  • Developing great user experiences.

  • Report on the performance and analyze how you can improve it.

  • Improving the current way of working.

You Recognize Your Skillset In The Following

  • Senior in modern programming languages (Java, Python, Node, JavaScript, C#, etc.).

  • Expertise in application, data, and infrastructure architecture.

  • Experience in knowledge sharing, teaching and coaching.

  • Experience in the financial industry.

  • Experience in working in large, collaborative DevOps teams to achieve organizational goals.

  • Azure APM infrastructure

    If you are, or you know somebody that might fit this project please do get in touch ASAP!