UPS Lead Applications Developer (Salesforce) in Atlanta, 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. Provide management, clients and other teams with timely and accurate information on progress and the potential impact of issues.

The Lead Applications Developer will implement and support UPS DRIVE Salesforce platform. DRIVE improves data capture and presentation for sales professionals globally resulting in easier access to data, better forecasting, re-enforcement of productive selling processes and sales resource efficiency which will result in break-through revenue growth.

The Lead Applications Developer provides knowledge and support for applications development, integration, and maintenance. He/She provides input to department and project teams on decisions supporting projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5 years of Software Development experience with platform and sales cloud

  • Demonstrated experience in translating functional requirements into technical design

Additional skills:

  • Experience implementing Global Sales business processes including Lead Management, Account Management and Opportunity Management

  • Experience with data integrations, batch classes to enable data updates and large data volumes

  • Ensure proper functioning of application in production environment

  • Experience with Bulk API, Data Loader, and REST API

  • Experience with global implementation with multi-currency and multi-lingual implementation

  • Experience with Enterprise Territory Management

  • Experience implementing data privacy

  • Hands-on experience in development and configuration using including:

  • Security concepts and configuration of organization-wide security, field level security, profile, permission sets, roles, sharing rules and apex sharing

  • Development in Lightning UI and Lightning Components

  • Development of Visualforce pages, Apex controllers and Triggers using Salesforce best practices

  • Use of SOQL and SOSL queries using Apex

  • Configuration of Salesforce standard Sales objects including Lead, Opportunity, Account, Price book, Product, Advance Currency management

  • Configuration and customization of custom objects

  • Configuration of Validation rules, Workflows and Approval processes

  • Process orchestration using Process Builder

  • Configuring custom report types, reports and dashboards

  • Development of unit test classes to provide maximum code coverage

  • Experience in managing to Salesforce limits

  • Salesforce object data modeling

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, Applications Development, Technology, IT - Applications Development, Information Solutions

Requisition Number: 129703

Location: Atlanta,Georgia