Sr. Applications Developer (Freight)
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 an App Developer, you will help UPS grow and provide valuable services across the globe.
About this role:
The Senior Applications Developer provides input and support for, and performs full systems life cycle management activities (e.g., analyses, functional requirements, technical requirements, design, coding, testing, implementation of systems and applications software, etc.). He/She participates in component and data architecture design, technology planning, and testing for Applications Development (AD) initiatives to meet business requirements. This position provides input to applications development project plans and integrations. He/She collaborates with teams and supports emerging technologies to ensure effective communication and achievement of objectives. The Senior Applications Developer provides knowledge and support for applications development, integration, and maintenance. He/She provides input to department and project teams on decisions supporting projects.
Contributes to I.S. Projects - Performs System Analysis and Design - Designs and Develops Moderate to Highly Complex Applications - Develops Application Documentation - Produces Integration Builds - Performs Maintenance and Support - Assists in Supporting Emerging Technologies and Products
Technology Knowledge - Applies knowledge of technology industry, trends, and best practices to UPS. Demonstrates strong knowledge of the following technologies and tools:- COBOL, VSAM, DB2, CICS, TSO/ISPF, BATCH JCL are required;-.Net programming, DB2 Stored Procedures and Mainframe Web Services are preferred.- Tools: Platinum, SmartFile, SmartTest, JHS Batch Monitor, CA-7 Scheduling, TMON (CICS Monitor), ADFS (Issue Monitoring), RMDS (mainframe report tool), Microsoft Office tools - Project Planning - Technical Problem Solving and Analytical Processes - Technical Writing - Applies Disaster Recovery Knowledge - Applies Information Analysis & Solution Generation Knowledge - Applies Information Systems Knowledge - Applies Internal Systems Knowledge - Designs/Develop Applications Solutions - Knowledge of Emerging Technology - Problem Management - Processes, Methods, and Tools.
Primary Skill:- COBOL Programming
CICS Programming - Advanced
DB2 Explain - Advanced
DB2 Application Programming - Expert
DB2 Performance and Tuning - Intermediate
Oracle - Intermediate
TSO - Expert
MVS/JCL - Advanced
FileAid - Advanced
Expediter - Advanced
Microsoft Office - Advanced
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology-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 - race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity