UPS Int. Applications Developer in Timonium, Maryland

Intermediate Applications Developer

Are you looking to launch your Information Technology career? If so, then UPS is the place for you!

UPS is now recognized as a technology company spending more than $1 billion a year on information technology. UPS provides its customers unparalleled capability in tracking and distribution intelligence. This technological infrastructure also enables UPS to provide fully integrated Web-enabled, business-to-business solutions.

UPS Information Services, a leader in information technology, is currently seeking career-minded individuals to join our team. If you are highly motivated with a degree in Computer Science or related discipline, then UPS is a great place for you to advance your career.

Job Description:

The Intermediate Applications Developer provides input and support for full systems life cycle management activities (e.g., analyses, technical requirements, design, coding, testing, implementation of systems and applications software, etc.). He/She performs tasks within planned durations and established deadlines. This position collaborates with teams to ensure effective communication in supporting the achievement of objectives. He/She provides knowledge, development, maintenance, and support for applications.

He/She will possess intermediate experience in C# and .Net Framework using Microsoft Visual Studio. Understand GIS using esri components and SQL 2012 spatial is desirable. Expected to have an understanding of Object Oriented Concepts and experience developing an application in an object oriented language. The successful candidate might also have knowledge of test-driven development, unit testing frameworks and using Microsoft office produces such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Candidate will join the ORSA (On-Road Supervisor Assistant -EDGE) and Map development team and to build a mobile application used by our center management staff to review driver performance and help maintain ORION efficiencies. This is an Agile team meeting together every day.

Responsibilities:

Contributes to System Analysis and Design

  • Analyzes and assists in defining specifications and user requirements to perform assigned applications development work.

  • Contributes to system components' designs to meet requirements.

  • Provides input for design reviews to improve quality.

  • Contributes to product evaluations to determine product usefulness and fit.

  • Participates in the creation and review of interface agreements to support the proper transfer of information between systems.

Designs and Develops Moderately Complex Applications

  • Analyzes, designs, codes, tests, and documents moderately complex programs to develop applications software.

  • Develops unit test plans to deliver quality components.

  • Records and updates the defects log to ensure thorough and accurate documentation.

  • Contributes to the implementation of software products to meet application needs.

  • Performs testing and fixes of components and small applications to ensure compliance with functional requirements.

  • Provides input to Applications' peer reviews to improve code quality.

Designs and Develops Moderately Complex Applications

  • Analyzes, designs, codes, tests, and documents moderately complex programs to develop applications software.

  • Develops unit test plans to deliver quality components.

  • Updates the defects log to ensure thorough and accurate documentation.

  • Contributes to the implementation of software products to meet application needs.

Generates Application Documentation

  • Creates technical documentation to communicate and update project teams and stakeholders.

  • Communicates and documents unit test results and code revisions to ensure consistency and accuracy.

  • Creates technical documentation in compliance with UPS Software Development Lifecycle to ensure proper and consistent application development.

  • Documents test plans to ensure expected outcomes.

Contributes to Integration Builds

  • Provides input in the development of software builds and integration build components to meet application needs.

  • Conducts tests and analyzes results to diagnose and record failures and to report results.

  • Escalates complex integration issues to support the resolution of system discrepancies.

Contributes to Maintenance and Support

  • Defines and administers procedures to monitor systems performance and integrity.

  • Performs applications maintenance and support functions to assist with problem resolution.

  • Documents maintenance and support activities to ensure quality control.

  • Records and updates the defects log to monitor system reliability Administers procedures to monitor systems performance and integrity.

Assists with I.S. Projects

  • Conducts systems and requirements analyses to identify project action items.

  • Contributes to task lists and cost and time estimates to support project plan development.

  • Performs assigned functions and tasks to meet project plan and quality review requirements.

  • Records, updates, and monitors assignment deviations to ensure effective resolutions.

  • Raises issues as appropriate to support effective resolutions.

  • Monitors assignments to ensure I.S. governance, standards, and policies compliance.

Monitors Emerging Technologies and Products

  • Monitors the industry to gain knowledge and understanding of emerging technologies.

  • Investigates new and emerging hardware and software technologies to assist in maintaining industry competitiveness.

  • Analyzes potential value of new technologies to support business objectives and strategy.

Primary Skill: .NET Environment

Additional Skills:

SQL Language - Beginner

SQL Programming - Beginner

C# .NET - Intermediate

.NET Environment - Intermediate

.NET Windows Forms Programming - Intermediate

Education:

The desired Intermediate Applications Developer will possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics or related field, or a current UPS employee with a minimum of three years of UPS experience.

UPS is an equal opportunity employer – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

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

Requisition Number: 116295

Location: Timonium,Maryland