Lead Applications Developer
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About Applications Development at UPS Technology:
Our Application Development teams use their expertise in programming languages and software design to develop next-generation technology. They are responsible for developing the applications which track and move up to 38 million packages in a single day (4.7 billion annually). This team works closely with all of our customers to build innovative technologies that are customized to drive our business and provide the ultimate customer experience. As a member of the applications development family, you will help UPS grow and provide valuable services across the globe.
About this role:
The Lead Applicatios Developer will be part of the Address Analytics Application (AAA) team. AAA is a suite of applications that operates on various Address Artifacts and serves the Customer and Billing Solution Development Group (CAB SDG) and Operations Technology Solution Development Group (OPT SDG) to meet the critical customers and operations requirements. We are seeking a Lead Application Developer with experience in leading and guiding a team of application developers ranging from UPSers, GD Teams and supplementary staff at different experience levels. S/he will provide leadership in full systems life cycle management to ensure delivery on time and within the budget. S/he will guide teams to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. The selected candidate will research and support the integration of emerging technologies and provide knowledge and support for application development, integration, and maintenance. S/he will also guide and influence the project teams and facilitate collaboration with stakeholders.
The Lead Applications Developer provides leadership in full systems life cycle management (e.g., analyses, technical requirements, design, coding, testing, implementation of systems and applications software, etc.) to ensure delivery is on time and within budget. He/She directs component and data architecture design, technology planning, and testing for Applications Development (AD) initiatives to meet business requirements and ensure compliance. This position develops and leads AD project activities and integrations. He/She guides teams to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. This position researches and supports the integration of emerging technologies. He/She provides knowledge and support for applications’ development, integration, and maintenance. This position will lead junior team members with project related activities and tasks. This position guides and influences department and project teams. S/he facilitates collaboration with stakeholders.
- Experience with Agile Development, Agile and Scrum Concepts, Angular 2, .NET, Mucrosoft Foundation Server (TFS) and MQ
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Presentation skills
- Team Leadership & Motivation
- Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or the equivalent in work experience and education
This position offers an exceptional opportunity to work for a Fortune 50 industry leader. If you are selected, you will join our dynamic technology team in making a difference to our business and customers. Do you think you have what it takes? Prove it! At UPS, ambition knows no time zone.
UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law