Kong API Administrator- Freelance - 6-months contract - Fully Remote



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Kong API Administrator - Freelance - 6-months contract - Fully Remote

Robson Bale are looking for a Kong API Administrator to come on board for a fully remote opportunity for an initial 6-months

6 month contract, market rate


  • Hand-on experience in installing and configuring Kong API Gateway and integrating with existing APIs.
  • Experience working on Kong Ingress with Kubernetes/Dockers and configurations.
  • Experienced in Kubernetes platform
  • Excellent knowledge about API design standards patterns, open API specifications and best practices especially Swagger and OpenAPI 2.0, REST, JSON, XML
  • Experience in maintaining the public API specification and documentation using KONG Developer portal
  • Good Understanding of platform to monitor and Debug any platform or application issues.
  • Experience of automating Kong API gateway configurations as part of DevOps pipeline
  • Deep understanding of JWTs and their usage
  • As a Kong API admin, required to admin/manage Kong API gateway, perform upgrades, patching and maintain Kong for high availability.
  • Troubleshoot and apply fixes for any related issue and monitoring API gateway for any troubleshooting.

Good to have:

  • Experience of working in Kubernetes env
  • Experience of working with bamboo, bitbucket, datadog and other Middleware and monitoring tools which are required to automate/integrate upgrades and deployment

6 month contract, market rate

Kong API Administrator - Freelance - 6-months contract - Fully Remote

Start date
6 months
Robson Bale Ltd
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