API Architect

JD for API Architect


At least 10 years of overall experience in integration/SOA/middleware architecture, design and development.

  1. Extensive project experience with designing and implementing APIs in Apigee, must be Google Apigee Certified.
  2. Experience in design, development, support and maintenance of Middleware tools such as Oracle Fusion Middleware Suite SOA/OSB.
  3. Sound experience implementing API Security and Access Control (OAuth, SAML, Web SSO, SSL etc.)
  4. Throttling and traffic shaping configurations for APIs
  5. Caching & performance improvement methodologies for APIs
  6. Unix shell scripting
  7. API Analytics – generation of custom reports and integration with external tools like Splunk
  8. Developer portal setup and customization
  9. Knowledge of API best practices, build, deployment methodologies and test automations
  10. Strong understanding of Microservice architecture
  11. Ability to design, develop and implement scalable, elastic microservice based platforms


  1. Analyze business requirements and create technical design documents that are in accordance with the company’s architecture standards.
  2. Knowledge of Apigee API component architecture and implementation configurations
  3. Experience setting up Apigee API environments and configuring various components
  4. Knowledge of high availability, load balancing and failover configurations
  5. Has a strong understanding of business processes and can handle day-to-day aspects of Middleware Integration including troubleshooting new integration needs and take action as and when the system requires attention


  1. Good experience in supporting the API environments and APIs across Apigee environments
  2. Knowledge of health checks, monitoring procedures and automations for Apigee API components
  3. Analysis of logs to identify and resolve issues
  4. Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, maintains, and modifies computer programs of high complexity, significance, and risk



Posted on:

June 18, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time


Kuala Lumpur

Business units:

APAC Business Line