API Developer - Flexi-Home Working

Overview

Hours of work:
38.5 hours per week.
Place of work:
London Office
Department:
Technology
Salary:
Competitive

Reporting to:

Hanish Vithal

Chief Information and Technology Officer

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As an API Developer, you will be working as a back-end software developer on our public-facing API and our integrations with other APIs. You will deploy and monitor the API, ensuring it works in a DevOps style and coordinate with other developers and our business teams to understand requirements.

Your role

 

Within your role you will be the primary API Developer for our growing product. You will develop new business logic and export it in a Restful API / GraphQL that will be clean, clear, and user-friendly. You will document the API using the specification such that a third party can cleanly understand its function. Additionally, you will partition and track your work in sprints using an agile work process, tracking bugs and reporting the details in Asana. You will write automated tests for your API endpoint and monitor your API endpoints, responding to alerts if it is not performing within operations limits.


The ideal attributes

  • Between 5-8 years of commercial experience
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Well organised and able to report on progress concisely
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar
  • Experience in API design & development, configuration & deployment; API management.
  • Understanding of API lifecycle
  • API gateways installation & configuration and QA support
  • Experience in Golang and GraphQL
  • Experience in working in DevOps Environment/ Working with CI/CD pipeline
  • Agile Development Experience

 

Who we are

 

We are the world’s leading provider of corporate serviced apartments. Working directly with over 1,700 property operators, we provide our clients and customers with the largest collection of serviced apartments in the world with over 320,000 apartments in 113 countries. We pride ourselves on the personal and friendly service we deliver which sets us apart from the competition and ensures our clients return to us time after time.

 

As a company we operate across five offices in London, Lancaster, Denver, Singapore and Hyderabad and place great value on each member of our team, referred to affectionately as our ‘SilverDoorians’. We make sure our people are rewarded for their hard work and look forward to coming to work each day.

 

Benefits

 

Our offices are primed to engender a team atmosphere, with breakout spaces provided for you to enjoy time with your colleagues. In addition to a fantastic work environment, you can look forward to a vibrant social scene outside the workplace with events, parties and activities held year round for everyone to enjoy – including the famous SilverDoor Christmas Party: a lavish celebration held at a top venue!

 

Other benefits that you will receive working for us are:


  • Competitive salary
  • Company healthcare programme with access to 1000s of discounted retailers
  • A paid day off to celebrate your birthday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Long service holidays
  • Annual employee recognition awards
  • Christmas saving scheme
  • Holiday purchase scheme

 

Apply now for the chance to join a unique team with a culture unlike any other!

 

 

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