Ryder System IT Technical Lead in MIAMI, Florida

Position Description

Provides specialized technical expertise within an assigned business unit/area, usually as a member of a project team, in the analysis, design, and development of business applications. He/She provides technical consulting support on projects or system issues. ThisTech Lead position will require Warranty claims system development experience, along with Unix/Linux/Jboss experience. PTC/iWarranty system experience would be preferred.


  • Minimum of 4 (four)years experience technical business application design, development, installation, support and modification in an online environment.

  • Knowledge of project management techniques is required

  • Experience with structured and rapid application design, development, and implementation of new computing architectures


  • BA/BS degree with emphasis in Logistics, Transportation, Computer Science or Business

  • Broad conceptual knowledge of information technologies and methodologies in mainframe, midrange, and PC computing environments desirable; in-depth experience in one or more is critical

  • Masters preferred or equivalent work experience and technical training is required

  • Strong technical knowledge, with hands-on experience managing systems development in new computing architecture and environment such as client/server and/or mainframe/internet

  • Knowledge of relevant technology, tools, and middleware is critical

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business teams

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and conceptual skills

  • Strong related technical skills, operating as part of a team organizing, planning, and executing large-scale projects or assignments from vision to implementation

  • Solid teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to work on cross-functional project teams and foster team commitment to tasks

  • Experience in the industry or in a production/service environment similar to that of the employer is highly preferred

  • Knowledge of project management techniques is required (cross-functional experience is highly desirable)


  • Develops technical and business relationships and integrates activities with other departments to ensure successful implementation and support of project efforts

  • Evaluates application software packages and makes recommendations to management

  • Participates with other IT members, customers, and other stakeholders in new product reviews, tests and pilots

  • Collects and analyzes business requirements for large, multifunctional projects

  • Performs feasibility studies, translating requirements into an appropriate design

  • Identifies conflicting business practices and integration issues, suggesting alternative solutions

  • Fosters and maintains good relationships with customer and IT colleagues to meet expected customer service levels

  • Individuals are competent to perform or integrate works at a high level, working at an in-depth level with in a technical or business area

  • Does not have direct project leadership responsibility, but is familiar with project management techniques and may lead projects, sub-projects or provide project administrative support

  • Possesses good coaching and consulting skills

  • Main challenge is identifying causes and implementing solutions to business problems in a multifunctional project; assessing and communicating issues of technology impact on the business

  • Shares responsibility with other team members to ensure on-time product delivery or satisfactory application development and/or support

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-FL-MIAMI

Posted Date 4 weeks ago

Requisition ID 2017-44786

Category Information Technology

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9306