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Lead Systems Programming Analyst at UPS

Posted in Transportation 30+ days ago.

Location: Mahwah, New Jersey





Job Description:

Lead Systems Programming Analyst

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 Systems Programming at UPS Technology:
Our Systems Programmers design and deploy infrastructure to the highest standards. They are highly determined individuals who serve as a subject matter experts for supporting automation tools to increase organizational efficiency. As a UPS Systems Programmer, your skills will be put to the test working with large-scale automation solutions.

About this role:

The Lead Systems Programming Analyst leads the research, evaluation, design, development, testing, operational maintenance, protection, and support of UPS technology assets through entire life cycle (e.g., mainframe, midrange, open systems and x86/x64 architectures, storage, mobile and fixed devices, etc.). He/She leads the research, evaluation, design, testing, implementation, maintenance, performance and capacity tuning, and support of third-party infrastructures, applications, and appliances (i.e., transaction, collaboration, communications protocols, application delivery, virtualization, and directory services). This position leads the research, analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and support of storage and backup recovery solutions.

The Lead Systems Programming Analyst is responsible for the research, analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and support of an Information Services (I.S.) security model for UPS's I.S. environments (e.g., mainframe, midrange, open systems and x86/x64 architectures, mobile and fixed devices, etc.).  He/She performs strategic planning, diagnoses risk and system issues, and takes corrective actions to ensure continuity of operations. This position leads disaster recovery tests. He/She identifies and implements technologies and processes to improve the reliability, efficiency, and availability of the systems environment. This position is responsible for duties of high risk, severe impact, high complexity, or large scope.

The Lead Systems Programming Analyst coaches team members to provide the tools and knowledge required for further development. The position will focus on Architecture, Design, Project Management and Support for the UPS OpenShift Environment.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience with OpenShift Infrastructure Design/Management/Architecture, Ansible/Ansible Tower Development/Scripting/Management, CI/CD PipeLine Tools, MicroServices, Container Technology, Kubernetis, Grafana, Promethius, Linux Network Administration, Project Management, Virtual Infrastructure Administration, Linux System Administration
  • Strong communication skills. Well organized, and not only design architectural improvements, but ability to manage the implementation of those improvements; troubleshooting skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's 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