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Software Developer III

Plano, Texas
Information Technology


Job Description

Requisition ID: POSTING-3-94663
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Software Developer III
Job Requisition Number: RC110264
Category: Information Technology
Locations:
Plano, Texas 75024
United States

Job Description Summary:
Ensures application of systems thinking principles, allowing team members to independently design, code, test, and deploy software. Provide the necessary documentation to support the software Development Life Cycle. Develop prototypes and solutions leveraging a diverse range of technology. Apply modern principles, methodologies, tools, and systemic processes to support the launch new business capabilities.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree /or equivalent formal training, certifications, or work experience in coding.  Requires three (3) year qualifying work experience in information technology or engineering environment. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirements.


Ensures application of systems thinking principles, allowing team members to independently design, code, test, and deploy software. Provide the necessary documentation to support the software Development Life Cycle. Develop prototypes and solutions leveraging a diverse range of technology. Apply modern principles, methodologies, tools, and systemic processes to support the launch new business capabilities.
In particular, this position will be responsible for guiding the development of Retail Print APIs in support of the Omni Channel Capabilities for Retail, eCommerce and Commercial customers of FedEx Office.
The successful candidate will interact with business users and end customers, lead Agile teams through cultural transformation of cross functional teams, build product and capability roadmaps, work with Domain Architects and Business Architects to execute upon the API strategy.

General Skills:
• Participate/Conduct product/channel business discovery and epic breakdown sessions
• Define quality objectives, definition of done criteria, review and approve code merges
• Participate and provide input into Release Planning
• Work with System Team on runway items
• Mentor development of those in less senior positions.
  Work with team and business to break epics into features and work with teams to break features into user stories with acceptance criteria and test conditions.
• Status update and issue escalation to executive leadership team and be the owner of software demo content and acceptance
• Facilitate communication and problem solving in large cross-group development efforts across multiple development teams and business owners
• Work with operating companies to align on the goals collectively

Technical Skills:
• API platforms/Tools: CA APIM (strongly preferred)
• Comm Protocols: RESTFul WebServices (Stongly preferred), SOAP WebServices, HTTP, JMS
• Languages: Object Oriented languages preferred (Java, C#), JavaScript, TypeScript.
Professional / People Skills:
• Strong verbal and written communication
• Positive Attitude
• Self-motivated
• Able to work as a team and individually
• Provide leadership for team members
• Ability to be hands on with development teams at least 50% of the time
• Build long lasting relationships business and IT partners
• Lead large initiatives with multiple dependencies
• Able to multi-task

Domicile:
Plano, TX

Relocation:
Relocation assistance is available for this position but is based on business decision.


To apply for this position, please upload  a current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business (5:00 PM CT) on November 16, 2018.





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