Sr API Developer

Dallas, TX

Sr API Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Texas, Dallas

Alternate Location(s): United States, Other, Pittsburgh

United States, North Dakota, Cleveland

Position ID: J0624-0162

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Are you a seasoned Java developer with a passion for building robust scalable APIs? We are seeking a talented individual like you to join our team as a senior API developer and play a key role in shaping the future of the platform that we are building for the clients.

As a senior API developer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining high performance APIs that power to the system. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to understand requirements come on architect solutions, and ensure scalability come on reliability, and security of the APIs. You will have the opportunity to mentor junior developers, lead technical discussions, and drive the adoption of best practices and standards.

This position is located in our Dallas TX, Pittsburgh, PA, Cleveland OH offices, however a hybrid working model is acceptable

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design, maintain and implementation of API, microservices and backend components

• Work with API developers across the team to build new features at large scale

• Improve API standards and services

• Development and unit testing of Java RESTful services that integrates with external client systems

• Working Knowledge and hands on experience in DEVOPs tools like Jenkins, uDeploy and GIT

• Has Knowledge on APIGEE

• Review Design Documents and provide feedback on approach and estimates

• Creates technical designs for new systems, and/or modifications to existing systems.

• Translates detailed requirements into functional system designs.

• Ability to prioritize work and meet deadline and also establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, project team members, supervisors, and employees from other departments.

• Work closely with internal and external design, business, and technical counterparts

• Research and recommend functional libraries to expedite development

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• At least 8+ of Java/J2EE development, hands-on troubleshooting and deployment experience. (Mandatory)

• Hands on experience working with cutting edge technologies such as Spring Boot, Microservices.

• 8+ years of RESTful or SOAP web services

• 5+ years Angular, CSS, JavaScript, HTML

• 5+ years of GitHub, Jenkins and CI/CD server

• Experience writing unit tests for JavaScript code.



• Experience using Agile methodologies for developing application

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $67,800 - $202,700.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

· Competitive base salaries

· Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

· 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

· Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

· Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

· Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.


  • Angular

  • CSS

  • GitHub

  • HTML

  • Java

  • Jenkins

  • RESTful (Rest-APIs)

  • Spring Boot

  • Swagger

  • UML (Unified ModelingLanguage)

  • XML

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.