UPS IT Policy & Planning Manager in Parsippany, New Jersey

IT Policy & Planning Manager

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 this Role:

The IT Policy and Planning Manager leads the development and implementation of Information Services (I.S.) strategy, initiatives, and governing policies. This position influences the technology direction and definition for the enterprise. He/She provides guidance to others on methodology, processes, standards, solution architecture, and metrics. This position partners with I.S. leadership by planning and championing the execution of broad initiatives aimed at delivering value to internal and external stakeholders.

The IT Policy and Planning Manager interfaces across business areas to lead the definition and direction for projects. He/She leads efforts in conceiving solutions, building consensus, and selling and executing solutions. This position provides guidance for the project life cycle from the initial kickoff through the requirements, analysis, design, and implementation. The IT Policy and Planning Manager has significant responsibility for the work of others and for the allocation of resources. He/She provides expertise in process reengineering, project estimation, cost benefit analysis, business value determination, and success criteria.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 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. Drive Agile and DevOps adoption across the Enterprise

  • Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, negotiation and team building. Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence

  • Advanced experience with Architecture and Product Roadmapping, Cloud Native Design and Microservices, Strong Understanding/Application of Design Patterns, Cloud Development/Architecture, Public and Private Cloud Capabilities, Microsoft Office

  • Expert with CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Development)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

  • Master’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related field

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: Information Systems, Applications Development, Technology, IT - Infrastructure, Mechanics and Engineering, Information Solutions

Requisition Number: 175804

Location: Parsippany,New Jersey