Director of Applications Development - DevOps

IT & Technology


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 ...


Required profile:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience managing and leading multiple teams
  • Substantial experience building continuous deployment pipelines, automating end-to-end deployment processes and knowledge of associated tools (Jenkins,etc.)
  • Substantial experience setting up and managing monitoring and logging solutions using tools such as Logstash and Kibana (or similar)
  • Experience with Agile in a Product Delivery environment
  • Experience both working in and transforming an organization to DevOps and CI/CD
  • Experience with architecture/adoption of cloud infrastructure 
  • Background in I.T. Infrastructure including cloud operations
  • Experience in managing 2nd/3rd level application support
  • Experience with Linux, SQLServer, Oracle, Windows server
  • Proficiency in data security and regulatory compliance
  • Advanced leadership, collaboration skills and business acumen
  • Proven experience managing people
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours directing unplanned outage incident and troubleshooting efforts
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Puppet, Chef and/or Service Now is a plus
  • Experience with ITIL and/or Six Sigma/Lean process optimization is a plus
Other Criteria
  • 15-20% domestic and international travel requirement
  • Employer will not sponsor visas for position