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Senior Java 8 Spring Developer


Montreal - Quebec - Canada



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Kronos is currently recruiting a Senior Java 8 Spring developer to join its engineering center of excellence in Montreal to work on its new SaaS cloud based solution using a highly mature SCRUM based SDLC. This role can possibly become a Lead Developer role after a couple of months if the candidate is willing to evolve quickly and has the ability to manage a team of 5-6 developers.

We are looking for someone who is always on the cutting edge of technology: responsive web design, cloud technologies, performance, databases.

The Senior Java 8 Spring developer will:

• Leads/Manage the design for large complex projects and deals with technical challenges
• Develops new concepts and principles
• Work in a multi-disciplinary role to plan and lead product development, identify and fill technical gaps. Facilitate knowledge transfer throughout the organization
• Integrate knowledge of own discipline with knowledge of other disciplines to develop integrated solutions and help in setting organizational road-map
• Ensure adherence of the development team to the architectural vision of the product, ensuring that associated designs follow that vision
• Lead performing design definitions across one or more products aligning needs with cross functional product teams. –
• Work on problems of highly complex scope, through expert usage of non-standard concepts & principles requiring high levels of judgment & interpretation
• Handle issues with respect to performance management and crisis management
• Apply advanced knowledge and experience to the development of new methods, programs and procedures
• Offer expertise cutting across units and makes 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.
• Works under minimal supervision and exercises wide latitude in determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments. Defines work, sets direction and seeds innovation.


• 7+ years of experience with Object Oriented Programming
• Master design patterns and design technics
• Advanced Java Spring knowledge (Java 8 , multi-threading, generics, annotations, etc.)
• Rest service knowledge
• Distributed Computing knowledge : MapReduce, Cassandra, Spark
• SQL knowledge
• Knowledge or experience with Agile/Scrum development methodologies
• Unit testing knowledge. Automation testing knowledge
• Knowledge of Cloud is an asset
• Knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript frameworks (like Angular) is a plus
• Knowledge of mobile technologies platforms (iOS, Android, etc.), frameworks, etc is a plus
• Bilingual English-French a plus

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.