Supervisor - IS Development, Customs & Compliance

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. Shoreline, WA
"We're not in the shipping business; we're in the information business" -Peter Rose, Expeditors Founder

Global supply chain management is what we do, but at the heart of Expeditors you will find professionalism, leadership, and a friendly environment, all of which foster an innovative, customer service-based approach to logistics.

* 15,300 trained professionals

* 250+ locations worldwide

* Fortune 500

* Globally unified systems

The Customs & Compliance development group drives the development of new systems/applications and the enhancement of existing systems essential to the processing of data used by customs and other regulatory organizations around the world. Our trade and product compliance-related systems ensure that branch operations personnel perform their duties with integrity and in accordance with all applicable policies and laws.

The successful Supervisor in IS Development, Customs & Compliance is responsible for coordinating, assigning, and overseeing software development work. The Supervisor will have 6-8 direct reports from various disciplines such as Development, Quality Assurance, Business Analysis, User Experience, and Project Management and be expected to train, mentor and coach their team members. The Supervisor will also be collaborating with business owners and other stakeholders to bring on new projects, prioritize work, improve processes, and develop enterprise-wide trade and product compliance solutions.

Essential Experience:

* Leading projects from inception to delivery as well as keeping older systems aligned to evolving technical standards

* Leadership of a technical discipline on a software development project team

* Ability to navigate ambiguity and help teams and stakeholders drive towards clarity and consensus

* Proven ability to coach and mentor team members

Preferred Experience:

* Working knowledge of Object Oriented Development, Service Oriented Architecture, and Domain Driven Design

* Understanding of the transportation/logistics industry

* Working knowledge of Agile development methodologies and activities, particularly Scrum and SAFe

Expeditors offers excellent benefits

* Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time

* Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision

* Life and Long Term Disability Insurance

* 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

* Employee Stock Purchase Plan

* Training and Personnel Development Program

* Position is full time – 40 hour work week Monday – Friday

Successful candidate must pass the company's defined background check

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Key words: Logistics, Global Supply Chain, Coaching, Java, Development, Supervisor, Management, Leadership, Agile, SDLC, Service Oriented Architecture, Scrum, SAFe, Domain Driven Design