Business API Architect in Toronto at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1047350

Enterprise Architect
Apex Systems is a global IT services provider and our consulting practice has an opening for an Enterprise Architect from a financial background with experience designing API frameworks and polished business executive skills, to place at our client, a nationwide Bank.
Client: Bank
Terms: Contract role
Location: Toronto, ON.
Perks: Remote Role. Occasional travel to Montreal
Application Process: It is best to apply via the medium on which you are seeing this posting. If you encounter technical difficulties submitting your resume, please send a Word version of your resume to Nechama Colman at Please reference, Architect,  # 1047350
Job Description:
  • Design a scaleable API framework for a bank with consideration for governance requirements

Must Have
  • Banking / financial industry experience, ideally from Canada or Australia or Europe banking front office environment 
  • Experience with relevant governance and regulatory requirements for secure design
  • API architecture & design experience in an enterprise environment
  • Strength in design patterns
  • Excellent communication skills, business facing

  • Cloud
  • Experience designing API’s for the cloud
  • Bilingual French speaking

  • Evaluate existing APIs
  • Gather and understand business needs for APIs
  • Determine gap between existent and future state and create plan for improvement
  • Design a framework for all future API work to follow so that APIs are owned by the business rather than IT and are scalable, performant, complaint, & re-usable

Day to Day
  • Meet with IT to understand current state of APIs
  • Meet with high-level business stakeholders to understand current and future needs
  • Design API framework for future state
  • Re-design existing APIs / deprecate existing APIs
  • Be flexible on technology as they have not selected a specific tech stack yet

Interview Times: Interviews are conducted as qualified candidates are identified.
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