API Technical Lead

Discover Financial Services - Houston, TX3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $86,000 - $120,000 a year
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We are seeking technical specialists responsible for ensuring optimized outcomes for API implementation projects as part of the PULSE Network implementation team. As a member of our team, you will provide customers with consultation, testing, API technical support, implementation expertise, and ongoing post-implementation API support and troubleshooting analysis.

Successful applicant must have extensive API development and/or implementation experience. Customer-facing experience is required.


Works with customers to effectively communicate the in-depth technical and operational aspects of API access to our systems and platforms
Partners with internal operational and technical teams to address API technical challenges and gaps; performs or coordinates problem solving, and works to ensure they are solved effectively, in a timely manner, and communicates effectively with the customer.
Maintains current and deep knowledge of API technology, internal production systems, applications, and specifications. Go-to resource for system and application questions and point of contact to obtain answers from technical teams.
Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here’s what we need from you:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Project Management, Technology, or related field
6+ years of experience in Project Management, Technology, Operations, Customer Implementation.
Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.