Skip to main content

Manager of Applications Development

Apply Now
Primary Location 10 Upper Pond Rd, Mahwah, New Jersey Job ID 314244
  • Full-Time
  • Mahwah, New Jersey
  • Level: Varies based on position

Applications Development Manager

We’re the obstacle overcomers, the problem get-arounders. From figuring it out to getting it done… our innovative culture demands “yes and how!” We are UPS.  We are the United Problem Solvers.

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 Applications Development Manager will manage the delivery of a new SaaS (Software as a Service) Payroll Solution as part of the Workforce, Time & Pay Transformation Program. He/she will participate in systems architecture, data design, integration analysis, technology planning, migration, conversion, testing, deployment and maintenance planning for the SaaS solution.

The Applications Development Manager will manage the transformation project including collaboration with internal UPS IT & GBS payroll teams, external Business Integrator and Systems Integrator vendors. He/She will be responsible for budgeting/resource allocations and will work with the Business Integrator and Systems Integrator to deliver the Payroll solution. He/She will ensure the project meets or exceeds all security and audit requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Expert in large scale solutions.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipeline a plus
  • Experience with build, design, implementation, and maintenance of solutions SaaS products and services
  • Experience with applying appropriate security controls for sensitive data in on premise and cloud environments
  • Experience managing applications that are in scope for Sarbanes Oxley IT controls
  • Knowledge of security controls for on premise and public cloud projects and managing secure development processes
  • Experience in Agile Development and SAFe project management methodologies
  • Preferred strong business and technical knowledge in Payroll.
  • Proven leadership and people management skills, problem solving and decision making, collaboration with teams and technical/analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent in education and work experience

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

Everyone I work with is an important player in contributing to the overall success of our projects.

– Monica

Benefits & Career Advantages

IT Professionals get a full slate of benefits and rewards.

  • 401(k)

  • Full healthcare

  • Great Growth

  • Extensive training

  • Scale of

Career Path

IT Career Path


A great career in IT is about more than just what you do at work. It's about your whole life - and where you live it. Explore these locations and find the perfect place to become you.

  • New Jersey

    Parsippany, Mahwah and Wayne

  • Georgia


  • Maryland


  • Kentucky


UPS I.T. Overview

Join our team of experts in a variety of different specialties. We are more than you think- we are UPS I.T.

Several employees standing at a table together while working on laptops

Follow Us on Instagram