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UPS Software Development Engineer II in Parsippany, New Jersey

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Job Description:

Applies the principles of software engineering to design, develop, maintain, test, and evaluate computer software that provide business capabilities, solutions, and/or product suites. Provides systems life cycle management (e.g., analyses, technical requirements, design, coding, testing, implementation of systems and applications software, etc.) to ensure delivery of technical solutions is on time and within budget. Researches and supports the integration of emerging technologies. Provides knowledge and support for applications’ development, integration, and maintenance. Develops program logic for new applications or analyzes and modifies logic in existing applications. Analyzes requirements, tests, and integrates application components. Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented. May focus on web/internet applications specifically, using a variety of languages and platforms. Defines application complexity drivers, estimates development efforts, creates milestones and/or timelines, and tracks progress towards completion.

Provides specific functional expertise that is theoretical and conceptual in nature. This expertise is typically acquired through a combination of university education and experience within a field. May have responsibility for supervising others in the capacity of a “player coach” but primary focus is individual expertise. Particularly at higher levels, sophisticated subject matter expertise is a requirement for success.

Applies working knowledge and experience in own job discipline. Continues to broaden capabilities and understanding of the company, processes and customers. Solves problems in straightforward situations by analyzing possible solutions using experience, judgment, and precedents. Impacts quality of own work and the work of others on the team. Performs a range of assignments with a moderate level of guidance and direction.

Agile Engineering Best Practices

• Understands the software development lifecycle and how various agile engineering practices can be used (e.g., in planning, requirements analysis, design, coding, unit testing, acceptance testing).

• Understands when to apply agile methodologies vs. traditional methodologies to achieve the best development outcome.

• Applies agile engineering practices (e.g., Extreme Programming techniques such as pair programming and test driven development) in own software development projects.

Project Management

• Develops project plans, defines timeframe, and prioritizes tasks to achieve project milestones and deliver intended objectives.

• Identifies the type of resources required to support a project, and makes recommendations for specific people, technology, partners, etc.

• Monitors progress to meet project milestones, timelines, specifications and requirements.


• Gathers pertinent information about a problem by analyzing data and patterns and identifying underlying issues.

• Researches and recommends more detailed solutions to resolve problems.

• Implements solutions based on advanced knowledge of standard practices and previous experiences; escalates complex or unprecedented issues and needed.

Application Development/Programming

Develops and tests complex or non-routine software applications and related programs and procedures to ensure they meet design requirements.

System and Technology Integration

Demonstrates knowledge of advanced and relevant technology; exhibits comfort working with several forms of technology; understands the relationship between applications, databases and technology platforms.

Technology Advising/Consulting

• Communicates effectively with customers; listens to customers’ concerns and issues regarding technology; determines customers’ needs and expectations and responds accordingly.

• Ensures that operational teams and subcontractors have a clear understanding of customer requirements; identifies technical issues and provides data to support solutions.

• Considers new ways of using technology to meet or enhance customers’ needs.


  • Minimum experience with .NET Core, React JS, OpenShift, SignalR, Web UI/UX Design and API Development

  • Experience with on-prem Aure DevOps repos and Pipelines

  • Knowledge of containerization and orchestration tools (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes)

  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and version control systems (e.g., Git).

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Project Management

  • Bachelor's Degree or International equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics, or related field

Employee Type:


UPS is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Other Criteria:

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.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer.


Category: Information Technology Management

Requisition Number: R24020619

Location: Parsippany,New Jersey