API Developer

Location:  Kochi
Nov 13, 2023



Reports to : Product Manager  

Job Location : Kochi, Gurgaon 


  • You will be responsible for design, develop, test, and deliver high performant, high available and secured APIs / Microservices based on the architecture guidelines and the selected tooling. 

  • You will be responsible for the development of reusable, testable and standard compliant code. 

  • You will define the logical design of the functional modules. 

  • You will design data models for the API. 

  • You will be responsible for documenting the design and code. 

  • You will be responsible to develop quick prototype to identifying the feasibility of the technology. 

  • You will analyze, track & provide updates on the latest trends in the market by staying up to date with new technology trends in the API landscape. 

  • You will be required to adhere to established development standards/practices. 

  • You will be helping in evaluation of third-party products and/or building quick prototypes to prove the technical feasibility. 

  • You will be responsible to facilitate integration with front-end apps. 



  • 2+ years of development experience with good experience in API /microservices development 

  • Expertise in building scalable & distributed API systems in the cloud environment.  

  • Experience in REST/SOAP API development 

  • Must have solid hands-on development abilities to convert functional concepts into a working model 

  • Strong hands-on development experience and proficiency in Java and/or Node 

  • Expertise in application frameworks like SpringBoot / NestJS / etc. 

  • Expertise in databases like PostgreSQL/MongoDB/MySQL/Oracle etc. 

  • Must have an In-depth understanding of SOA/EAI/ESB concepts.  

  • Expertise in one or more cloud platforms like AWS / Azure / GCP 

  • Hands-on experience with API management software like Azure API Management or Mulesoft, or APIGEE. 

  • Expertise in integrating the defined Non-Functional Requirements (security, performance etc.) in the solution. 

  • Expertise in Docker (Writing Docker files, managing versions of the images) and integration using Kubernetes cluster 

  • Expertise in Test Driven Development and testing frameworks like Jest/JUnit 

  • Expertise in CICD practices & building release pipelines. 

  • Experienced setting up code quality, code coverage, unit testing, and integration testing in CICD pipelines. 

  • Worked in Agile environment and familiar with Scrum / Kanban / Lean / etc. 

  • Proven track record in troubleshooting issues and identifying the solution  

Good to have: 

  • Airline/Aviation Industry experience 

  • Experience with Amadeus DAPI expertise or Amadeus Loyalty APIs 

  • Being full-stack engineer 

  • Technology experience in large-scale distributed systems, analytics and visualisation, and AI/Machine learning. 

  • Domain experience in over-the-top media services/retail/e-commerce. 

  • Experience in micro services/service mesh architecture and best practices in deploying highly scalable and resilient applications/platforms on the cloud 

  • Experience with gRPC / Protocol buffers 

  • Experience in building API/microservices that integrate with various data storages like RDBMS/NoSQL document store/Columnar storages   

  • Proficiency in domain-driven design 

  • Experience in service mesh, event-driven architecture 

  • Experience in GraphQL 

  • Experience in Messaging Queues (RabbitMQ, Kafka etc) 


Bachelors degree from an accredited institution 

About Us 

Air India is the flag carrier airline of India. It is one of the oldest and amongst most recognized airlines brand with a legacy of over 75 years. The airline proudly serves over 102 domestic and international destinations 

Air India is owned by Talace Private Limited an SPV  of Tata Sons. Please email your CV to careers.india@airindia.com