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Manager IT – Operational Technology Innovation

Collierville, Tennessee
Information Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: RC43675-1
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Manager IT – Operational Technology Innovation
Job Requisition Number: RC43675
Category: Information Technology
Collierville, Tennessee 38017
United States

Position Summary and Essential Duties:
To manage the design and development activities for a group. Responsibility Includes systems and application analysis, programming, feasibility studies, etc.

Job Specific Information:
We are looking for an innovative, and technology savvy individual who will help developed the next generation of FedEx solutions.  The successful candidate will understand emerging technology, both software and hardware, data architecture, and how to translate technology into tangible world-class solutions for our business and beyond.

Experience in One or More of the Following is Considered a Plus:

  • Innovation, startup, or R&D background with focus on development of products employing new technology
  • Broad experience in management of and leading technology development teams, including web development: LAMP, Javascript/jQuery, DHTML, Apache Tomcat, Weblogic, Java, mobile computing (Android and/or iOS)
  • Deep understanding and demonstrated experience of Information Architecture design and emerging trends in this space.
  • Experience in leading cross-functional teams
  • Prior Intellectual Property protection (patent) preparation experience a plus.
  • High-level understanding of electronics (hardware) design.Hardware manufacturing experience a plus.
  • Experience with data analytics, AI, and Big Data development.

Domicile Location:
  • Collierville, TN

Relocation assistance may be available for this position, but is based on business decision.

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.

To apply for this position, please upload current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business on February 28, 2018, in order to be considered.

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” – 2016
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine “100 Best Corporate Citizens” – 2016
  • InformationWeek “Elite 100” – 2016
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” - 2016
  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015

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 yourself.

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