Applications Manager - Autosort (RCS grade: J)

Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia DHL Express req77459 06/05/2019

Work Location : Malaysia, Singapore or Prague

Overall Role Purpose

  • Drives the definition of solutions, products and applications that are fit for purpose both functionally and technically
  • Ensures that solutions are delivered with the right technology and best possible design for the given scope
  • Provides technical know-how for deployment of solutions and applications like GCA, GDA, PMT, MC and Courier Debrief



  • Responsible to ensure that solutions are delivered to agreed scope and quality, in any or all project phases including requirements, design, build and deployment
  • Ensure adherence to Express business and IT standards, not limited to architecture, security, development, process standards


  • Work with business functions to clarify requirements & set the scope
  • Work directly with external and/or internal IT resources during the execution of a project
  • Participate in project workstreams  based on role and involvement
  • Act as lead for delivery of IT components of global projects with full technical responsibility


  • Implement the right set of tools, framework and standards for IT development while promoting re-use
  • Provide regular reports of progress towards meeting project deliverables
  • Active participation in the project controlling and QA processes

People Management

  • Act as technical/product expert to guide project team members for the duration of the project


  • Advanced University Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems,Business Administration or related field or similar experience/education
  • Professional Certification in at least one relevant Project Management Technique (Prince2 or PMI) and IT Service Management Technique (i.e., ITIL)
  • At least 8 years of multi-disciplined IT experience including :
    • Experience in design/architecture, development, testing and deployment support for medium-to large-scale projects
    • Technical skills or knowledge of design and development tools (e.g. Java, C++, relational databases, LINUX/UNIX operating systems, SOA technologies, monitoring tools, rules engine frameworks, etc)
    • 3+ years of experience in a multi-national enterprise, preferably within the logistics or transportation sector
  • IT solutions development and implementation experience – proven track record for delivering complex IT solutions, preferably with systems with mutli-level containerization, management of events, intercepts and handling instructions, shipment movement processing capabilities   
  • Process knowledge: Solid understanding of the processes and metrics supporting the business
  • Highly customer oriented
  • Technology expertise geared at implementing solutions

    Facts and Figures

    • Business Unit

      DHL Express Regional Office Asia Pacific

    • Employment Type

      Permanent Full-Time

    • Work Permit Required


    • Shift Requirement

      Day time only