FedEx Careers

Mgr - IT

Memphis, Tennessee
Information Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: RC75681-1
Company: FedEx Trade Networks
Job Title: Mgr - IT
Job Requisition Number: RC75681
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
6055 Primacy Parkway
Memphis, Tennessee 38119
United States

Additional Locations:
128 Dearborn St
Buffalo, New York 14207
United States

Posting Date: 2018-07-10
Job Posting End Date: 2018-07-25

Selects, trains, develops, and motivates a staff of exempt, technical employees. Energize people, empower teams, align constraints, Develop competence, grow structure and focus and support a culture of Innovation and continuous improvements. Influence senior management to empower them and their team. Align with Corporate Strategy.

This position is responsible for the management of:

  • FTN Transportation systems
  • Financial analysis and estimates for project requests and organization
  • Definition of the engagement model with business and IT partners
  • Service Level Agreements for each partner area
  • SAFe Agile transformation
This position requires an exceptionally focused individual to drive the long term vision of capturing the business value.  Strong presentation, communication and collaboration skills are preferred. 

Knowledge/Skills Considered a Plus:

  • Demonstrated ability to develop internal resources and manage vendor resources. 
  • Expertise in project management and business analysis with demonstrated experience in delivering solutions for analytical environments
  • Extensive experience with software development lifecycle to deliver applications via both waterfall and Agile processes;
  • Experience leading SAFe Agile transformation and adoption;
  • Strong demand management experience;
  • Experience with Java, Spring framework,  SQL, Oracle, Java Messaging Service
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas in a clear and concise manner to business partners and IT partners at both the working and executive levels
  • Ability to resolve issues and obstacles as they emerge in order to achieve prioritized goals  
  • Superior collaboration across the enterprise, especially with business partners
  • Demonstrated experience of handling multiple applications / projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the financials of a project
  • Experience managing vendor engagements, contracts, and resources

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree/equivalent in computer science, math or directly related quantitative Degree or related field. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirements. Five (5) years systems development experience which includes programming. Skill in one or more programming languages. If position is in mainframe environment, complex systems experience on IBM operating systems or microprocessors required. Experience in the technical design and development of major data processing projects. IMS experience. If position is in client/server environment, systems development experience to include distributed systems is required. Experience in client/server technology, object oriented (OO) development or case tools. Experience in the technical design and development of major client/server projects. Knowledge of software and engineering principles. Strong basic management, human relations and communication skills. Travel required.

FedEx Trade Networks provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. participates in the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' E-Verify program (For U.S. applicants and employees only). Please ready the E-Verify Notice available in English ( and Spanish ( before proceeding with your job application. Click here to read the Right to Work Notice available in English ( and Spanish ( Additional information about the E-Verify program can also be found at

Pay Transparency Policy Statement: The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless required to do so by law or the FedEx Trade Networks Legal Department.

Import Notice to All Applicants: FedEx Trade Networks Transport and Brokerage, Inc. is engaged in an industry regulated by federal law that prohibits it from employing convicted felons. Therefore, it must determine whether applicants have been convicted of felonies before a hiring decision is made. A criminal background check will be required of all selected applicants before a hiring decision is made.

Equal Employment Opportunity: As a federal government contractor, we are committed to employ and promote qualified minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans (including, but not limited to, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and other protected veterans. Our philosophy and commitment to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination is the bedrock to job opportunities for all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status (i.e. race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth, or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status.) Click here and here to read more about "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law."

FTN will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FAIR Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance (FCIHOO) for the City of Los Angeles (LAMC 189.00)

FedEx Trade Networks will not rely on the wage history of a prospective employee from any current or former employer when determining the wages for such individual at any stage in the employment process, including in the negotiation or drafting of any employment contract in accordance with Philadelphia Ordinance No. 160840.