Digital Accelerator - API Solution Architect (m/f)
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe's number one space enterprise and the world's second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
You are passionate about IT, experienced in software architecture and convinced by the business added value of the digitalization?
The Airbus' Information Management (IM) division and Digital Accelerator department are looking for an API Solution Architect (m/f) to join its API & Integration Products team in Toulouse, France.
Within the Digital Transformation of Airbus, the Information Technology of the company is being completely redesigned, to focus on creating added value for the business. API is a key enabler of the transformation.
Understanding business needs, and proposing architectural solutions that enable the wider reuse of APIs within Airbus. Evangelize the emerging Airbus API-first strategy. You will combine you deep understanding of software architecture with your creativity to design new solutions to evolving challenges.
Challenges are numerous and exciting! Help us Drive Digitalization!
Tasks & accountabilities
Your specific responsibilities will be:
ø Working closely with Product Owners to analyse, assess and understand business needs and translate such into IT solutions,
ø Designing and supporting the delivery of API based solutions and integration architectures via highly-available, scalable, maintainable, secured, monitored systems and services,
ø Evangelizing an API-first culture within Airbus,
ø Coaching and mentoring other architects.
This role will involve regular travel for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.
Your Boarding Pass
ø Master's Degree specialising in Information Technology (or equivalent),
ø Proven track record as software and solution architect in the context of API and Integration,
ø Strong understanding Enterprise Integration Patterns, RESTful Web-services and SOAP-based Web-services,
ø Experienced with building Web-oriented Architecture and MicroServices,
ø Experience with architecting in Agile/DevOps environments,
ø Knowledge on programming languages and concepts such as Java, Python, Go, XML, Json,
ø Knowledge on some of the following products/tools: Splunk, ElasticSearch, Ansible, Docker, Nexus, Artifactory, GitHub, Jenkins, Maven, Jira/Confluence, etc.,
ø Experience in API Design using RAML or Swagger,
ø Knowledge with Cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) is a plus: building and deploying cloud solutions (AWS preferred),
ø Specific MuleSoft Skills:
· AnyPoint Exchange, Anypoint Studio, DataWeave, Connectors, MUnit,
· App specific connectors, CXF, Mule ESB, CloudHub, AMC, API Gateway,
· MuleSoft certification at any level would be plus,
ø TOGAF certification would be a plus,
ø Advanced level in English and advanced level in French would be appreciated.
ø Autonomous with excellent communication skills, displaying an ability to take initiative with a pragmatic mindset,
ø Collaborative and team player with a positive and curious mindset,
ø Sense of details and passion for software and technologies that solve problems.