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UPS Senior Applications Developer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Senior 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 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 Senior Applications Developer provides input and support for, and performs full systems life cycle management activities (e.g., 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 right candidate must be a quick learner that can apply new technologies or learn existing ones as required. He/she understands the importance of being a team player and follows through on tasks and responsibilities without reminders. In addition, the applicant should possess the following: Strong oral and written communication skills; effective time management; effective listening skills; good planning skills; a cool and steady temperament regardless of the situation.

He/She will be responsible for managing project life cycles, ensuring execution of end-to-end testing criteria to meet delivery of quality applications and well as ensuring definition and execution of end-to-end testing criteria to facilitate delivery of quality applications. The Senior Applications Developer will also lead process improvements to reduce costs for supporting and maintaining applications. He/She will also be responsible for managing few resources and people processes to ensure the day-to-day administration of processes.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least 3 year’s hands on experience with Agile Development, Data Analytics, Data Modeling, Microsoft Team Foundational Server (TFS) and SQL Programming

  • Knowledge of Azure cloud platform

  • Knowledge in SQL Programing, Azure SQL databases and SSIS

  • Knowledge in Data Modeling and Data Warehouse Implementations

  • Knowledge in Snowflake DW implementation

  • Knowledge in Databricks

  • Knowledge in Global Logistics & Distribution and Financial Systems

  • Familiarity with People Management, Resource Planning and Leadership skills

  • 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.

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


Category: Information Systems

Requisition Number: 340412

Location: Alpharetta,Georgia