Lead Applications Developer
- Parsippany, New Jersey
- Level: Varies based on position
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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 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 and guides the team to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives, in addition he/she will need to research and support the integration of emerging technologies. He/She will also provide knowledge and support for applications’ development, integration, and maintenance, and facilitate collaboration with stakeholders. Candidate needs to be an expert in JEE Application Development and be able to supervise and manage UPS/GD resources.
The successful candidate will have a knowledge of project and vendor management, strong organization skills and be adaptive to change. Candidate should have experience with full Systems Life Cycle Management to manage a project from requirements to deployment. Must be able to manage issues and risks and take steps to escalate when necessary.
- Experience with EJB, J2EE Development and Java Programming
- Knowledge of Agile Development, Angular 2 and SQL & PL/SQL
- Knowledge of OpenShift will be a plus
- Familiarity with Accountability, Agile and Scrum Concepts and collaboration
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or the 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.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer
- Now or in the future UPS employment sponsorship, such as H1B, TN, J-1, F-1, etc., is not needed in order to start or continue temporary or permanent employment with UPS.
Employer will not sponsor visas for position.
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.
UPS is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.
Employer will not sponsor visas for position. UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/nationalorigin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer.
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