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Senior Back-end Java Developer


Montreal - Quebec - Canada



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Kronos is looking for a passionate senior Java developer with a drive for quality developing complex Single-page web applications for our Workforce Central suite (Scheduler). The candidate will have a wide-ranging experience, use professional concepts in line with company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways.

The Senior Java developer will:

• Develop, support, maintain and implement complex projects
• Work in a multi-disciplinary role to plan and lead product development, identify and fill technical gaps
• Lead performing design definitions across one or more products aligning needs with cross functional product teams
• Offer expertise cutting across units and make tactical decisions having an impact on business - keeping up to date on new trends, estimating, assessing, managing and meeting commitments across projects. Be comfortable challenging estimates for the projects which don’t appear reasonable
• Model for the benefit of others, excellence in setting and delivering on commitments
• Define work, set direction and seed innovation.

Technical skills
• Able to provide in‑depth evaluation and investigate issues and code defects, potentially, across all levels of the application stack, from database to browser, including external libraries.
• Has the ability and interest to mentor the developers on the team.
• Understanding of the challenges inherent to web SPAs (Single Page Applications)
• Conversant in UI development patterns such as MVC and MVVM.
• Perform constructive code reviews to help maintain and teach proper coding techniques and ensure that fellow developers are considering all relevant factors in order to prevent regression defects or the introduction of problematic code and ensure quality and conformance to product standards.
• Recommend new technologies, methodologies and practices to increase productivity and better the applications.


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or in Computer Engineering
• 10 years+ of direct industry Web development experience
• Advanced Java knowledge (Java 8 , multi-threading, generics, annotations, etc.)
• Master design patterns and design technics
• Experience building REST and SOAP APIs.
• Ability to query databases, excellent knowledge of SQL.
• Experience and serious about unit testing, Junit
• Knowledge of JavaScript, CSS and HTML and Angular JS
• Knowledge of industry building tools such as Git, Maven, Jenkins, Ant, Eclipse, WebStorm, Gradle
• Experience with TDD
• Familiar with Continuous integration
• Proficient with Agile/SCRUM methodology

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. 

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.