Sr. Applications Developer

Employer
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE
Location
Timonium, MD
Posted
Feb 13, 2018
Closes
Feb 16, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Sr. Applications Developer 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 an App Developer, you will help UPS grow and provide valuable services across the globe. About this role: The Senior Applications Developer provides input and support for, and performs full systems life cycle management activities (eg, analyses, technical requirements, design, coding, testing, implementation of systems and applications software, etc.). He/She participates in component and data architecture design, technology planning, and testing for Applications Development (AD) initiatives to meet business requirements. This position provides input to applications development project plans and integrations. He/She collaborates with teams and supports emerging technologies to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. This position provides knowledge and support for applications development, integration, and maintenance. He/She provides input to department and project teams on decisions supporting projects. The Senior Applications Developer will be a member of Strategic Package Planning Systems development team responsible for high performance, real-time applications that are critical to UPS operations. Responsibilities include: Participation in requirements analysis, system and software designs, coding, unit testing, product test support, and deployment support. Technical focus is on the server-side (vs. GUI) implementation of real-time, database-driven applications, services, and service management components written in C++, C#, and SQL using Microsoft Visual Studio and related toolsets. To achieve desired levels of performance, application databases are implemented in CTree (FairCom); experience with this product/platform is a plus, not a requirement. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering (Systems, Computer, or Electrical) 5-8 years software development experience on the Microsoft platform; experience with all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle. Must be able to take direction, work collaboratively as a member of a team, and interact effectively and professionally with other developers, QA personnel, management, and representatives of the business. Must be able to communicate effectively to a wide range of audiences--both orally and in writing. Must have experience writing technical documentation, including but not limited to software design specifications, interface specifications, and user manuals. 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 - race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity

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