YRC Freight Application Developer in Holland, Michigan

JOB SUMMARY

YRC Worldwide, one of the largest, most comprehensive LTL networks in North America, is seeking an Application Developer to join the Information Technology team at the Holland Regional Corporate Office in Holland, Michigan.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Design and develop solutions to meet business requirements.

  2. Ensure the integrity and continuity of company systems by identifying and adhering to an appropriate testing strategy.

  3. Execution of necessary steps for solution implementation.

  4. Comply with IT development procedures, including documentation and adherence to Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) requirements.

  5. Monitor and communicate the expectations, risks, progress, timeliness and milestones of assigned projects.

  6. Participation in a 24/7 on-call rotation in support of the company’s Freight Management System.

*COMPETENCIES *

  1. Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.

  2. Building Trusting Relationships - Using appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interacting with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one’s intentions.

  3. Collaborating - Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.

  4. Communication - Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that help them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.

  5. Continuous Learning - Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their application.

  6. Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish work goals; taking action to achieve results beyond what is required; being proactive.

  7. Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  1. Education and Experience

  2. Development experience with C#

  3. 5 years of development experience with a 3GL or 4GL language

  4. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related curriculum, or equivalent experience.

  5. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  6. Strong interpersonal, communication, and facilitation skills.

  7. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  8. Demonstrated experience in peer development.

  9. Attention to detail

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Experience in Transportation

  2. Experience using ADABAS and/or SQL Server databases

  3. Development experience with Python

WORKING CONDITIONS


This job operates in a professional office environment indoors. Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS


The position requires the ability to spend long hours sitting or standing while using office equipment and computers. Ability to perform repetitive tasks such as typing and keying. Occasional lifting, pushing/pulling, carrying 10 lbs of supplies and materials is required.

YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans

Title: Application Developer

Location: MI-Holland

Requisition ID: 1804X0