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Technical Architect - API Platform - .NET - Luton - £75,000 + 2

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    Luton, Bedfordshire

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    Information Technology

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    £70000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    about 2 years ago

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Technical Architect - API Platform - .NET - Luton - £75,000 + 20% bonus

Our client a FTSE 100 International e-commerce business is currently seeking a Technical Architect to join their team and evolve their API platform capabilities.

The Technical Architect will be responsible for the design and governance of all external API's across the business, including defining standards and patterns as part of their governance framework.

Key Skills:

  • Significant experience covering API management, SOA / Micro Services Architecture, cloud technologies (ideally AWS) and data integration
  • Up to date knowledge of API centric architecture (patterns, paradigms and protocols) and relevant technologies
  • Experience in ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server including T/SQL stored procedures
  • E-commerce or Retail experience preferred


  • External API design and governance, working across business domains to ensure APIs fulfil functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Providing subject matter expertise on industry standard data formats
  • Publish and maintain a technical Roadmap for the platform, defining how constituent technologies, frameworks and hosted environment are kept up to date
  • Providing technical expertise and guidance to development teams (internal and 3rd parties) around API design and consumption
  • Working with Solution Architects and other technical architects to ensure that design principles are adhered to in the integration of any new systems / platforms.
  • Working with the Enterprise Architecture team to input to the strategic technical roadmaps for system and business capabilities.
  • Primary point of contact with the software vendor on all technology related topics

If this Technical Architect role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Technical Architect - API Platform - .NET - Luton - £75,000 + 20% bonus