UPS Lead Applications Developer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Lead 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 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. 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. He/She guides teams to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. This position researches and supports the integration of emerging technologies. He/She 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. He/She facilitates collaboration with stakeholders.

Substantial, dedicated web application development experience required.

The Lead Applications Developer will be responsible for leading development of customer-facing applications used to enable the Digital Channel for UPS customers. The Lead Applications Developer must have direct experience in implementing Marketing Technology solutions such as Content Management Systems, Content Personalization and Targeting, Web Analytics, Data Management Platforms, Tag Management and A/B or Multivariate Testing.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience implementing Marketing Technology solutions such as content Management Systems, Content Personalization and Targeting, Web Analytics, Data Management Platforms, Tag Management and A/B or Multivariate Testing.

  • Experience with JEE Servets, JSP, Web App Servers (Tomcat/JBOSS/WebLogic/WebSphere)

  • Experience with Web UI Code development: HTML/CSS3/JavaScript/Ajax, XML and use of web services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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 – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity


Category: Information Systems, IT - Applications Development, Technology, Applications Development, Information Solutions

Requisition Number: 127417

Location: Alpharetta,Georgia