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UPS Applications Architect in Louisville, Kentucky

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 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 a member of the applications development family, you will help UPS grow and provide valuable services across the globe.

About this role:

This Application Architect is responsible for providing technical leadership for the Aircraft Maintenance and Materials systems and development projects. This includes producing roadmaps and plans to modernize and innovate in support of key business objectives. S/he must have knowledge of J2EE and .NET MVC technologies. S/he must also have the ability to provide guidance to technology teams, tailor communication to all levels of management, have good time management skills, be a self-starter, have strong troubleshooting skills and be a team player.

The Applications Architect influences the development and implementation of Information Technology (I.T.) strategy, initiatives, and governing policies. Conceives solutions, builds 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.T. leadership by planning and championing the execution of broad initiatives aimed at delivering value to internal and external stakeholders. 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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • .NET & J2EE Development experience

  • High Availability/Fault Tolerant Architectures

  • Experience building CI/CD Pipelines

  • Experience with cloud computing

  • Experience with Architectural Patterns, Multi-tier Application Architecture

  • Web Service & API Development, Technical Analysis

  • Experience with security authorization/authentication architectures

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

  • Experience working with 3rd party vendor solutions and external/offshore development teams

  • Experience leading and developing the architecture design on a medium/large scale IT project

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. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law


Category: App Development, Technology, Information Technology, Infrastructure, Information Solutions, Professional

Requisition Number: 242072

Location: Louisville,Kentucky