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Java Developer - Lowell, MA / Branchburg, New Jersey


Branchburg - New Jersey - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA



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Kronos is looking for a passionate Software Development Engineer with application development experience to join our team in our Branchburg NJ office.

The Software Development Engineer needs to be able to deliver on the technical vision of the company.

The Software Development Engineer will work with clients, product managers, analysts, architects and engineers to plan, design, develop, test and implement information technology solutions consistent with the business objective.

The Software Development Engineer will develop and review requirements, create design documents, write programs, package, test, configure and deploy software.

The Software Development Engineer will also participate and collaborate with other stakeholder including security, quality assurance, training, project management, engineering, hosting, & procurement when required to assist in other aspects of their projects.

The Software Development Engineer at Kronos are expected to be results-oriented, be familiar with business process, functions and data within their domain to provide innovative, insightful, and secure solutions.

We strive for every interaction to be driven by our CORE values: Character, Competence, Collaboration and Leadership.



•Develop & enhance effective programs & data structures that successfully meet the objective.
•Participate effectively in relevant aspects of software development life cycle (SDLC) including planning, construction, testing, reviews and demonstrations.
•Collaborate with team to design, develop, test and refine deliverables.
•Investigate and resolve simple to complex application issues as needed package, configure and deploy software
•Review and create system, software and functional design specifications that address requirements.
•Collaborate with clients, Product Managers, Architects, & Analysts to develop and review requirements & design.
•Participate in project planning and release management.
•Expected to manage broader or multiple projects at a time.
•Able to independently perform day to day activities with little instruction, using proper judgment to determine when to involve stakeholders with decisions regarding the overall function or direction of a given feature or application scenario.

Qualifications Required

•Knowledge of Java based web development: Java, J2EE, XML, JavaScript, AJAX
•Experience with generating SQL queries, MS SQL Server
•Familiarity with latest UI technologies: React, AngularJS, NPM, HTML, CSS
•Programming concepts, design patterns, OOP, TDD
•Experience with Agile/SCRUM development methodologies
•Version control systems and methodologies (GIT preferred)
•BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent experience
•3+ years direct industry experience in Application Development

Preferred Qualification

•Experience developing software solutions for Time and Labor management applications.
•Working knowledge of integration of external hardware with Time and Labor management application

Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite. 

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance – to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond. Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter @work4kronos. #MyWorkInspired

Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day. 

EEO Statement

Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.