FedEx Services Sr. Programmer Analyst in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Company FedEx Services

Job ID 1804800BR

Title Sr. Programmer Analyst


City Colorado Springs

State Colorado

Zip Code 80921-3800

Job Category Information Technology

Overview 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 300,000 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 Magazine: No. 8 among “World’s Most Admired Companies” and No. 1 in the delivery industry (2014) • Glassdoor, Employees’ Choice Awards: “Top 50 Best Places to Work” (2014) • FORTUNE Magazine: “100 Best Companies to Work For” (2013) • Computerworld: “100 Best Places to Work in IT” (2013) • Corporate Responsibility Magazine "100 Best Corporate Citizens” (2014) When 300,000 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 Now’ and tell us more about yourself.

Position Summary and Essential Duties Under limited supervision, analyze and develop system requirements, program specifications and code/unit test to meet business requirements/specifications for large projects. Develop or contribute to deliverables for additional levels of testing and support test execution including system level and Integration tests. Frequently leads large projects. Resolve production problems of medium to high complexity. Provides guidance to those in less senior positions. The incumbents of this position are expected to perform all other related duties as assigned.

Job Specific Information

  • Experience leading efforts in an application development organization for integrated systems

  • New Development, on-going maintenance, and support for systems within the management team

  • Design, code, and test HTML, Java JMS and Web Services (SOAP) applications based on specifications and business requirements.

  • Design, code, and test SQL code based on specifications and business requirements.

  • Analyze existing Java applications and modify code to support new business requirements

  • Analyze program defects and make corrections

  • Participate in design and code reviews with peers

  • Complete system documentation

  • Ability to work and negotiate with technical and non-technical coworkers to accomplish goals

  • Build code/test to meet system requirements.

  • Work with technical leadership to drive innovation and create best practices within the team.

  • Present technical ideas and high level concepts and solutions to internal and external team members.

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.

  • Contribute to a positive culture of continuous improvement and operational excellence by identifying and implementing process improvements where appropriate

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities Considered a Plus

  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design

  • Oracle, SQL – PL/SQL development and performance tuning


  • Linux, Shell Scripting

  • Web Services: SOA, add RESTful , WDSL, XML, XSLT, XQuery

  • Weblogic

  • JAVA development

  • J2EE and associated components (JSP, JMS)

  • Java Frameworks: Spring, Hibernate, JSF

  • JDBC

  • Subversion

  • Shell Script

  • Extract, Transform, Load concepts (ETL)

  • Unit Testing and Production Support

  • Excellent analytical / problem solving

  • Strong communication skills

  • Under limited supervision and in a team environment, analyze, design, and code/unit test to meet business

  • Demonstrated analytical thinking and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent communication, documentation, and collaboration skills

  • Proven ability to actively and independently elicit and analyze information.

  • Familiarity with the software development life cycle and development process.

  • Provide leadership and initiative in the overall coordination of system requirements, program specifications and code/unit test to meet business requirements/specifications for significant large projects.

Relocation Information Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in computer science, engineering, information systems or related field and/or equivalent formal training or work experience. Requires five (5) years qualifying work experience in information technology or engineering environment. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirements.

EEO Statement FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce.