Posting Number 2017-3791 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 10/11/2017 Union N/A School/Division NYU IT (WS1170) Department Name : Enterprise Data Management FT/PT Full-Time
NYU IT, Enterprise Data Management team is seeking a qualified candidate to support, build, and test Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for number of data sets at the University. Candidate will be responsible for Level 2 support, assist in technical development of APIs, and provide development of automated tests for developed APIs. This position will allow the prospective candidate to develop next generation skills with leading industry API management platform.
Required Education: Bachelor in Computer Science or related field
Preferred Education: Educational specialization in API development, data integration, or quality assurance.
Required Experience: 4+ direct years of experience - Ability to resolve reported issues related to API performance, application, and user needs. - Ability to translate vague requests and requirements to structured API requests. - Experience with developing API tests, testing framework, and test automation - Entrepreneurial Drive - Strong communication skills - Ability to work in a team - Eye for detail and identifying problems
Preferred Experience: 3-5 years previous experience working with API automated testing Experience automating quality assurance requirements into code
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Good understanding of various API testing frameworks ie. Behavior-Driven Development testing using languages as gherkin Ability to design testing frameworks for APIs
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