UPS Sr. Applications Developer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Sr. Applications Developer

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, 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. This position provides knowledge and support for applications development, integration, and maintenance. He/She provides input to department and project teams on decisions supporting projects.

This is a senior java middleware developer position. The Senior Applications Developer will be part of the middleware support/infrastructure team.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience developing and supporting java/j2ee applications deployed over web logic server

  • Experience supporting middleware platforms built using Java, JMS, Oracle, WMQ, Spring Framework

  • Working knowledge of RDBMS and be able to write simple to medium SQL queries

  • Experience working with debuggers, flow analyzers and configuration tools

  • Familiarity with SAOP, REST, Web Services

  • Working knowledge of Linux/Unix OS and be able to write simple shell scripts

  • Must be flexible and be able to work independently

  • Strong documentation, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills and the ability to interact with all level of stakeholders, support personnel and clients

Advanced-level proficiency with:

  • Java Programming

  • Self-Motivated Learner

  • Troubleshooting skills

Intermediate-level proficiency with:

  • JMS

  • Linux Fundamentals

  • SQL & PL/SQL

  • Multitasking

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: IT - Applications Development, Information Systems, Technology, Applications Development, Information Solutions

Requisition Number: 182743

Location: Alpharetta,Georgia