UPS Applications Architect-UPS Freight in Richmond, Virginia

Applications Architect

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 Architecture and Infrastructure at UPS Technology:

Our Architects look at the overall company goals and use their technical skills and strategic thinking to build the strategies that allow these goals to become a reality. If you join our team, you will be involved with developing these strategic plans while also setting standards and developing roadmaps for the future state of our enterprise architecture. We have the business savvy paired with the technical know-how to ensure we continue our innovative and competitive culture.

About this role:

The Applications Architect influences the development and implementation of Information Services (I.S.) strategy, initiatives, and governing policies. He/She conceives solutions, build consensus, and sells and executes solutions across business areas. This position assists in defining the direction for projects and solution architecture.

The Applications Architect supports I.S. leadership by planning and championing the execution of broad initiatives aimed at delivering value to internal and external stakeholders. He/She leverages data, technical, and business knowledge to drive the development of technical frameworks and solutions at portfolio and enterprise levels. This position is involved throughout the project life cycle with emphasis on the initiation, feasibility, and analysis phases.

The Application Architect is needed to drive solution architecture for new and existing projects. The architect will provide technical guidance and direction to development teams. Provides input to Architecture Strategy and Initiatives; provides Leadership for Technical Initiative; guides Applications Architecture and Systems Design; provides guidance for Architecture Solutions; demonstrates Discretion and Independent Judgment.

Additional Skills:

Web Development Technologies - Expert

Structured Systems Analysis - Expert

Internet Development Architecture & Design - Expert

Object Oriented Analysis & Design - Expert

C# .NET - Expert

SQL & PL/SQL - Advanced

J2EE Development - Expert

Z/OS environment - Intermediate

Android Platform - Advanced

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors’ and Masters’ degrees in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics 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 - Infrastructure, Information Solutions

Requisition Number: 130339

Location: Richmond,Virginia