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Sr. API Platform Engineer

At a glance

ABN ARMO is one of Europe’s leading banks for Open Banking APIs.

As a senior API platform engineer you will work in one of our core teams dedicated to delivering high available, high performance APIs platforms. You will enter an energetic environment with multiple teams working to create the banking infrastructure of the future. As part of one of our platform teams you build and maintain an integration platform used by many IT chains to support their business processes. Scalability, high availability and security is our bread-and-butter. Since one of the platforms is hosted in Azure, the team works closely together with the Financial Secure Cloud Platform program (FSCP) tasked to aid the bank's move to Azure.

Your job

Together with your colleagues you will work in a DevOps team that builds and maintains a stable and reliable API infrastructure. The position is multi-faceted, not only do you research and develop new tools, you also configure existing ones, while keeping a highly critical platform up and running. Together with the team, you are responsible for:

  • further development of a secure and stable API gateway infrastructure.
  • maintaining the platform by monitoring it closely.
  • analysing and resolving any incidents on this platform with great urgency.
  • improving the platform's performance and usability.
  • performing risk assessments and threat models to make sure every area of attack is covered.
  • collaborating with architects and our customers to improve our API infrastructure.

Working environment

The Internal API platform team, where you will work as a platform engineer, is one of the three platform teams within the grid Development Services. The other two teams are responsible for the Open Banking platform and the Enterprise Service Bus. In addition to the three platform teams, the grid includes teams that provide training, manage standards & guidelines and further develop. Our platforms are a very important part of the stability of the bank as a whole.

Your profile

As a candidate we expect you to meet the following criteria:

  • You have worked with service-oriented and API environments, and are familiar with concepts such as OAUTH, OAS, JWT, TLS.
  • You are highly experienced in managing Unix systems (RHEL).
  • You are experienced with scripting languages like Python, Bash and Ansible.
  • You are experienced in building secure solutions and keep security in mind.
  • You have a proactive attitude, learn by doing and are aware of your areas of growth.
  • You speak English fluently.
  • You have a DevOps mindset.

We are offering

We are offering

  • The opportunity to be the best you can be, work flexible hours and lots of room to grow both personally and professionally
  • The opportunity to pro-actively work on your vitality and fitness
  • A salary ranging from 55.000 to 78.000 based on a 36-hour workweek,
  • A supplementary benefit budget of 11% on top of the salary, which you can spend on additional fringe benefits
  • A personal development budget of EUR 1.000 per year
  • An annual public transportation pass or travel budget, depending on the function
  • A solid pension plan


Do you need more information or are you already interested in this vacancy, you can contact Rinoe Ramgoelam (06-13932834) or Edwin van der Heide (06-53415449). We're looking forward to getting to know you.

Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NL

Job Posting Date:  12-Apr-2021
Requisition ID:  46625

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