Senior Engineering Manager – API Management Richfield, MN

  • Richfield, MN
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  • Salary: USD 90416 - 165717 ANNUAL

Website Best Buy

Best Buy is seeking innovative and technically curious Senior Engineering Manager – API Management as a Service to join us as we make a huge impact in the digital evolution!Be a key part of BestBuy’s Technology growth! This role is a key leader of a new product engineering team that will provide API management as a service to the Best Buy Technology teams. This team will own the existing legacy gateway tools along with evolving those tools to our new modern platform in support of our poly cloud deployments. This will include capabilities for a self-service registry, dynamic authorization token management, and poly cloud routing.What you will do as a Senior Engineering Manager – API Management as a Service:Participate in all phases of the project lifecycle – architecture, design, development, MVP, and Dev Ops.Work with partners from all aspects of our company to determine their problems and agree on the best solutionsLead the design and development of API management solutions for various products supported by the team.Lead Agile teams of skilled developers / engineersWork directly with technical leads, engineers, product managers, architects, and business stakeholdersDemonstrate a creative and innovation-driven ability to articulate engineering design patterns related to scale, performance, security, and usabilityProvide leadership and coaching to engineers reporting to youThis job might be for you if:You are enthusiastic and excited about technologyYou are flexible, dependable, and know how to have fun while getting a lot doneYou are open and honest and willing to share and accept feedback and ideasYou aren’t afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty with the rest of the teamYou enjoy coaching engineers to help them grow their skills and help them along their career journeyYou want to make a huge impact by enhancing the entire company’s API ecosystemYou are a self-starter who wants to be empowered to solve problemsMinimum Qualifications:5+ years of progressive responsibilities in one or more of the following areas: software/web development, application delivery, design or architecture for web or service oriented environments and a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.1+ years’ experience leading development teams (technical leadership, work direction, coaching and mentoring)Preferred Qualifications:8+ years’ hands-on experience implementing and deploying modern web development solutions including: Java, JavaScript, Scala, REST web services, HTTP, NoSQL databases (e.g. Cassandra), SQL databases (e.g. CockroachDB) GCP, AWS, Azure4+ years’ experience leading development teams (technical leadership, work direction, coaching and mentoring)Experience in OAuth implementations with knowledge of other standards (OpenID, SAML, TLS, etc.)Experience with highly scalable API design patternsKnowledge of and working experience with open source software (Apache, Tomcat, Memcache, etc.) as well as networks, security, firewalls, load balancers, DNS, and other infrastructure componentsKnowledge and experience with API management solutions and technologies (Zuul, Spring Cloud Gateway, Layer7, Apigee, etc.)Agile development practical experienceExperience working with internal teams as a customer while creating productsTest-driven development, refactoring, automated unit test, integration test, functional test, and continuous integration / deployment. Strong debugging and troubleshooting skillsShow more