UPS Director of Agile/DevOps Transformation in Parsippany, New Jersey

Director, Architecture & Strategy – Agile/DevOps Transformation

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 Director of Architecture and Strategy for the Agile \ DevOps Center of Excellence in the Office of the CIO will strategize, plan and drive Agile and DevOps adoption across the Enterprise. Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles. Strong knowledge of DevOps and associated tooling and usage. Evangelize and drive Agile and DevOps adoption across the Enterprise. Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, negotiation and team building. He/she must be able to communicate with all levels of management up to and including UPS’ Management Committee. Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence. Proven change management ability to drive Agile and DevOps mindset at UPS.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Expert Agile and Scrum Concepts, Influencing skills, Strategic Planning

  • Expert with CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Development), Cloud Development/Architecture, OpenShift, Public and Private Cloud Capabilities

  • Advanced experience with Architectural Patterns, Architecture and Product Road-mapping, Cloud Native Design and Microservices

  • Must have led Agile/DevOps transformation efforts for a large, global Fortune 500 organization

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. 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

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

Category: Information Systems, Technology, IT - Infrastructure

Requisition Number: 178620

Location: Parsippany,New Jersey