Waters Corporation

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API Developer

API Developer

System ID 
Company Name 
Waters Division
Job Locations 
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Job Location : Country (Full Name) 
United Kingdom

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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in more than 100 countries around the world.




Waters Wilmslow site is the largest site globally committed to the support and development of Mass Spectrometry systems. This fantastic site is designed to create and support connectivity and efficiency by enabling us to embrace more collaborative ways of working and focus more on customer needs, quality and continual improvement in the way we innovate and design our products and systems.  This site not only brings advantages that benefit our own employees, but also provides a high-tech center for customers. 


A custom built Center of Excellence

Driving innovation in the birthplace of Mass Spectrometry
State of the art customer demonstration laboratories
Investing in world changing research development and manufacturing
Science in harmony with a sustainable world


In Waters, we believe in delivering innovative technology and system solutions to our valued customers.  As a Specialist API Developer working for an industry leading Informatics provider, the successful candidate will be responsible for driving the development of an API for a laboratory informatics platform.  Working with highly motivated geographically diverse development teams you will be able to guide the design and development of a state of the art enterprise-scalable API.



  • To take the technical lead on the design and  development of a REST-based API.
  • To work across multiple Agile software development teams - providing technical guidance and assistance to ensure the production of a cohesive and consistent enterprise scalable API.
  • To contribute to the API product strategy, status and vision.
  • To ensure that any documentation associated with the API is produced consistently, maintained and updated regularly.
  • To advise and support internal and external consumers of the API.
  • Work closely with key stakeholders within the organization, including Product Owners and Informatics Architects.



  • The drive & passion to successfully ensure the delivery of a state of the art API. 
  • Demonstrable experience of success as a senior software developer.
  • Possess in-depth understanding of RESTful APIs (and associated techniques and tools).
  • Ability to influence people at all levels and functions across the business.
  • .Net core and C# skills preferred.
  • Knowledge of HATEOAS concepts and use.
  • Excellent communication and people skills.