UPS delivers millions of packages around the world daily. From our early roots as an American bike-messenger company to our present day multi-billion-dollar global corporation, UPS has held a singular focus – empowering commerce around the world. We have become the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services.
Every day, we choreograph the infinite movements of goods, funds, and information in more than 200 countries and territories around the world and with millions of packages send and delivered daily our IT systems play a critical role. To stay in the leading position and remain the best in class we need talented, driven and bright developers that understand these challenges and are able to fulfill that role.
Working for UPS
UPS has been around for over 110 years and part of the success is the belief that people make the difference. Our success is stability, long term employment and providing opportunities to grow within. As a growing, dynamic Fortune 50 organization we have the kind of opportunities that will help you go as far as your ambition will take you.
Working in our Europe development center in Eindhoven means working in an international team with onsite people as well as team members located in other parts of the world. You’ll be working on projects and implementations of systems used in countries around the world and be part of a large community of agile teams. A lot of project communication is done through video so travel is limited and based on need.
What we’re looking for
For our Europe development center in Eindhoven we’re looking for Senior Application Developers that are able to work on enterprise type applications that are used across the world.
As a developer at UPS you work on delivering functionality for highly complex IT Systems. You collaborate in an agile team together with other agile teams and participate in emerging technologies and processes like CI/CD and DevOps to ensure effective and efficient achievement of objectives. Your primary role is to perform full system life cycle activities (e.g. analysis, technical requirements, design, coding, testing and the implementation of software).
What do you do on an average day
You work in an agile team towards the goals agreed to, ensuring the work delivered is professional and up to agreed standards
oAnalysis of requirements
oProvide designs matching the underlying frameworks and concepts
oBuild efficient, testable code units
oIdentify and integrate shared software pieces to produce expected deliverables
oProvide unit tests as part of the code
oGuide and coach junior team members
Lead peer reviews to ensure requirements are met
Works with the CI/CD pipeline, perform build processing and application delivery
Support build-up of the backlog for the future releases in weekly planning meetings, decide on workload and discuss design topics.
Ensure your work conforms to quality and content standards.
What do we expect of you?
Education: minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Computer science, Information Systems Management or Information technology
8+ years of IT experience in various development positions with at least 3 years as senior developer on the Microsoft tech stack
Proven experience in software engineering technologies (Visual Studio, C#, Client-Server, SQL Server, XML, JSON and HTML)
Working experience in an agile environment
Proven experience with structured SDLC and work estimation techniques
Knowledge of RDL(C) reporting is desirable
Good skills in frameworks like MVVM, MVC and SOLID
Working experience on DI/IoC as well as experience in unit testing using NUnit or Microsoft frameworks augmented with mock supporting objects.
Experienced in Windows Forms and WPF.
Analytical and problem solving skills, motivated self-learner with a drive to deepen your understanding of the fields assigned to.
Being able to mentor others
Scrum master certificate desirable
You’re a team player
What You’ll Get
A competitive salary.
Excellent benefits including company pension scheme and discounts at major retailers.
Industry-leading training to build on your existing talents.
Plenty of opportunity to progress – thanks to our ‘promotion from within policy’.
Education and Work Experience
High school – Bachelor’s Degree