Company: FedEx Services
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: September 13, 2019
COMPANY: FedEx Services
JOB TITLE: Solutions Architect
JOB REQUISITION NUMBER: RC187623
CATEGORY: Information Technology
Collierville, Tennessee 38017
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80921
Under limited guidance, works at the business unit level developing
the solution architecture for significant initiatives in
partnership with key business and IT stakeholders. Expose current
state architecture and identify options for future state
architecture. Works closely iwth business and IT stakeholders
creating solutions that balance competing interests and concerns.
Develop plans for and facilitate the migration from current to
selected future state by providing technical leadership to multiple
initiatives. Mentor those in less senior positions.
Leads complex and critical projects ensuring the success of
application rollouts across multiple domains, programs, and/or
value streams. Serve as an expert resource to advise teams and
effectively guide the construction, deployment, performance and
ongoing evolution of a portfolio of applications. Ensures the
application of systems thinking principles,enabling the independent
design, coding, testing and deployment phases of software
development. Documents technology and pattern selection guidance,
design considerations, how-to guidance, and best practices for
application development. Works with enterprise level architects to
ensure consistency with overall IT strategy. Introduces and
integrates new application development technologies. Leads the
resolution of high visibility, highly complex problems. Mentors
those in less senior positions.
This role will be instrumental in Express Cargo Security IT for
FedEx on a global scale. The ideal candidate will be passionate
about architecture, technology and project execution. They will be
decisive and have a strong sense of accountability. They will be
able to rally the team around a common architectural vision,
relying on and contributing to the broader FedEx Architecture team,
practices and culture. They will have or will quickly build strong,
trusting relationships with their business and IT peers as well as
external regulatory agencies across the globe. They will be able to
turn architectural vision in to a tactical road map and design that
can be executed by the development team. They will be experienced
in delivering best-in-class, globally scalable solutions that are
reliable, secure, performs highly and easily adopted and highly
aligned to the Renewal Technical Tenets. They will be experienced
with the SAFe Agile methodology and will have the ability to
effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical
partners at all levels of the organization. They will have the
ability to consider, quantify and justify technical, architectural
and business trade-offs. Other skills considered a plus
demonstrated understanding, commitment and execution of Renewal
Technical Tenets. Demonstrated and recent technical experience
including Java, Spring, Weblogic, CI/CD, TDD, Service Oriented and
Cloud Native Architecture, API First Methodology, modern web
development, business & domain object modeling concepts and TIBCO
Spotfire, Business Events & Active Spaces.
SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE CONSIDERED A PLUS
Formal systems development lifecycle training/experience.
Project management, system analysis and design experience.
Knowledge of Transportation and Security domains.
Java, J2EE experience
Prior experience with defining and implementing information
architecture, principles, and standards.
Must be an effective oral and written communicator, skilled in
negotiations and customer-service oriented.
Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Spring Framework, CI/CD, Oracle Weblogic,
UNIX / Linux
Working experience in engineering, Service Oriented Architecture
Experience in building real-time interfaces between heterogeneous
Working knowledge and experience developing large scale enterprise
Strong problem solving and communication skills.
Proven project leadership and solid track record of prior
Collierville, TN (suburb of Memphis, TN)
Colorado Springs, CO
Relocation assistance may be available upon business decision.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information
Systems, business and/or equivalent formal training or work
experience. Five (5) years equivalent work experience in
information technology or engineering environment. A related
advanced degree may offset the related experience requirement.
Ability to lead, working collaboratively and creatively with
business and IT stakeholders. Strong human relations and
APPLICATION CRITERIA / DEADLINE
TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE UPLOAD YOUR CURRENT RESUME AND
COMPLETE ONLINE QUESTIONNAIRE BY CLOSE OF BUSINESS DAY ON MONDAY,
SEPTEMBER 16, 2019.
Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to
work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to
grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you!
Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and
business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and
territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due
to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000
talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx
experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different
lists both for business success and for being a great employer.
Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past
couple of years:
* Fortune \\"World s Most Admired Companies\\" 2019
* Forbes \\"Best Employers for Diversity\\" - 2019
* Reputation Institute \\"World s Most Reputable Companies\\"
* National Business Inclusion Consortium \\"Best-of-the-Best
Corporations for Inclusion\\" - 2019
* Women s Business Enterprise National Council \\"America s Top
Corporations for Women s Business Enterprises\\" - 2018
* Corporate Responsibility Magazine \\"100 Best Corporate
* Black Enterprise \\"50 Best Companies For Diversity\\" 2018
When 400,000 employees around the globe are all working together it
is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If
you would like to make a difference on a global scale while
receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of
opportunities to develop, click Apply and tell us more about
EEO Statement - FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed
to diversifying its workforce.
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