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Sr. Front End Software Engineer

Location:

Irvine - California - USA

Function:

Engineering

Ref #:

2017-14689
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Corporate overview

Kronos is the global leader in workforce management solutions that enable organizations to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity. Tens of thousands of organizations in 100 countries – including more than half the Fortune 1000® - use Kronos time and attendance, scheduling, absence management, HR and payroll, hiring, and labor analytics applications.  Kronos customers include enterprises large and small across diverse industries worldwide including retail, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, public sector, services, and distribution.

 

Kronos is a privately held company and was founded in 1977. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, Kronos employs more than 5,000 people worldwide.

 

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.

Description

Seeking a Sr. Front-End Engineer who has a passion for user experience and a background building rich, scalable, JavaScript web applications. Responsible for the design, development, testing, documentation and analysis of modules or features of new or upgraded software systems and products. Develops and/or executes implementation according to project plans and priorities.
- Ownership of the implementation of product features
- Collaborate on design issues with product owners and interaction designers
- Improve front-end codebase by developing modular, performant, and maintainable JavaScript heavy web application
- Elevate front-end architecture design to increase scalability and developer velocity
- Provide insight into front-end web development best practices; Drive decisions around framework and tool choices
- Build efficient and reusable front-end abstractions and systems; Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
- Monitor, identify, and eliminate browser performance bottlenecks
- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to produce a coherent product

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Qualifications

- BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
- Expert level with JavaScript, JQuery, CSS and HTML
- 5+ years developing and maintaining Front-end code on high-traffic web sites
- 5+ years of JavaScript experience
- 3+ years of experience creating responsive web applications
- Excellent understanding of software engineering fundamentals, design patterns and OOP architecture
- Experience working on a large-scale production web application
- Experience with TDD and serious about testing
- An eye and passion for beautiful and performant UI/UX
- Ability to work effectively on projects with demanding deadlines in a team environment
- 1-2 years+ experience with a back-end language such as Java a plus

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.