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Application Architect Principal

Lakeland, Florida
Information Technology


Job Description

Requisition ID: RC73809-1
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Application Architect Principal
Job Requisition Number: RC73809
Category: Information Technology
Locations:
Lakeland, Florida 33801
United States

Colorado Springs, Colorado 80921
United States

Harrison, Arkansas 72601
United States

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. Introducesand integrates new application development technologies. Leads the resolution of high visibility, highly complex problems. Mentors+A15 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.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information Systems, business and/or equivalent formal training or work experience. Seven (7) years work experience in information technology or engineering environment. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirement.    Recognized leadership skills , working collaboratively and creatively with business and IT stakeholders.  Proven experience creating architecture models and implementation methodologies. Strong human relations and communication skills.


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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