UPS Senior Application Developer in Paramus, New Jersey

Senior Virtualization and Cloud Automation Developer

Internal title: 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 (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.

Why Join Our Team?:

You will be the subject matter expert in Development/Programming on our WorldShip QA Automation team helping architect/design automated virtual test environments and create frameworks for automated functionality testing.

Our team creates hundreds of virtual images to test WorldShip, a shipping system that sends shipments from/to anywhere in the world. We are looking for someone with strong vRA/vRO experience, inclusive of blueprints and tools, such as Virtual App Volumes. You will learn how WorldShip testing is architected and designed to automatically run in a 24x7 user environment. This is an innovative role in which you will be able to teach and guide a team with your technical expertise. Do you have what it takes? Come join our team!

What distinguishes us is our architecture, innovation and ability to design amazing never-been-done automated solutions that support a $16 billion revenue stream. This is the cool part about our team!

We are industry leaders in automated testing with over 3,000 hours of test execution successfully running in only 3 days! So what are you waiting for? Meet us and find out more!

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience with Object Oriented Analysis & Design, Virtualization

  • 3 years minimum, 5+ years preferred of Development and/or QA experience w/strong design/technical/business knowledge, planning, analytical, risk management, communication skills. Sound leadership skills, capable of being a backup lead.

  • Work experience w/Windows 7/10. Advanced knowledge of software development/coding process, including SDLC. Advanced skills required in application development & testing practices. Creative problem solving a must. See job model.

  • Intermediate Level Knowledge of SQL Language, HTML, JavaScript, web development technologies, data modeling, LAN Technologies, GUI Design, Visual Studio 2005 for .NET Developers, Visual Basic .NET

  • Advanced Level Knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis & Design, C#, .NET, Windows operating System, Technical Knowledge of Hardware & Software, Microsoft Office, HP Quality Center (QC), HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), Microsoft Team Foundational Server (TFS)

  • Results oriented & willingly takes on responsibilities. Creates effective project & test plans to accurately track people results. Keeps up on industry & able to effectively implement process improvements & drive high quality test preparation/execution work. Flexible & adaptable to day-to-day changes. Has test tool expertise (QC, UFT, MS Excel/Access) & leads development of efficient light-weight solutions.

  • Strong interpersonal and oral/written communication in order to effectively work within QA team as well as developers, users, and senior managers; self-directed and managed. Is able to drive change and results. Plans, tracks, follows up, delivers results, assesses risk, and adjusts to situations. Effective mentoring and helps the QA Lead build high performance teams. Strong networking capability throughout local and cross-portfolio organizations.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree preferred.

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: 129457

Location: Paramus,New Jersey