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 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. 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. Guides teams to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. This position researches and supports the integration of emerging technologies. 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. Facilitates collaboration with stakeholders.
The Lead Applications Developer would support the Flight Operations Distributed Systems team. The individual must have experience in all phases of software development. Person will help lead the application development life cycles of several applications. Person requires project management skills and vendor management. Candidate must have programming skills to be resource for other members of team. Knowledge of Flight Operations is a bonus.
Candidate must demonstrate problem solving skills and ability to lead rollout of applications. Project Planning skills is a must. The person must also be able to work closely with vendors.
- Advanced Java Programming
- Experience People Management, leading other developers
- Project Management experience
- Effective Communication skills
- Knowledge of Agile Development, Linux Fundamental and Scrum
- Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
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