Operations Management Consultant/Expert

Fast Switch

Operations Management Consultant/Expert

Operations Management Consultant/Expert #423155
Description:
  • Operate and maintain a global API Gateway (Azure API Manager - APIM)
  • Support monitoring and troubleshooting of core API platform infrastructure components and software tools
  • Work directly with product teams to perform API gateway analysis and configuration changes in multiple development environments
  • Design and implement APIs policies at the gateway to support product team requirements
  • Use insights and evidence from data to resolve incident and problem tickets involving cloud native microservices
  • Collect, analyze and report key API metrics to provide visibility into the API ecosystem and portfolio
  • Support the operation, monitoring and configuration of edge routing solutions
  • Communicate changes and incidents effectively to all product teams using the API platform
  • This position requires the availability for 24/7 support based on an on-call schedule and 40 hours per week
Skills Required:
  • Experience working with API gateways
  • Intermediate knowledge of networking and IP routing
  • Experience with REST API methods and implementation of web services in a distributed architecture system (i.e. PCF on Azure)
  • Knowledge of API security models (Oauth2, basic auth, etc)
  • Communications skills - ability to engage in deep technical discussions with customers and peers and become a trusted technical advisor
  • Aptitude to learn new technologies and processes
  • Experience in troubleshoot application and performance issues
  • Critical thinking, decision-making and leadership aptitudes
  • Agile mindset
Experience Preferred:
  • Experience with REST Web Services developed using Spring or JavaEE Framework
  • DevOps methodologies and culture in addition to experience with various CI/CD tool
  • Experience working with project management software such Pivotal Tracker, Jira, or Rally
  • Strong analytical and good inter-personal skills.
  • Good organizational and problem-solving abilities
  • Good knowledge of software development methodologies, tools, standards and procedures for high quality software development
  • Software Engineering experience in some of core languages / platforms (Java, Kotlin, JavaScript, Angular, Spring Boot)
  • Prior Experience with PCF
Education Required:
B.S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field
 
Additional Info:
 
At Fast Switch – Great Lakes (FSGL), Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.
We at FSGL, have been doing this for 22 years with pride, dedication and plain old-fashioned hard work.
We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:
 
  • Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
 
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
One of our pride points as that in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press.
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